Tag Archives: National Food Day

August 19 – National Soft Ice Cream Day

Today is National Soft Ice Cream Day. When I think of soft ice cream, I think of Fosters Freeze. Their soft ice cream is so creamy and smooth. Dairy Queen was the first to create soft ice cream, but Fosters … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Home, National Food Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Peking Duck Day – January 18

National Peking Duck is a must-try for everyone. Two years ago my co-workers got take-out Peking Duck from the R & G Lounge in Chinatown. It was good, but from what I understand, the duck skin is supposed to be … Continue reading

Posted in FiDi Food, Food, Home, National Food Day | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Spaghetti Day – January 4th – Pomodoro Pizza, San Francisco

This was my 2nd Annual National Spaghetti Day. We tried to find a local place that served spaghetti, within walking distance, not expensive, and with excellent food! We found a treasure in Pomodoro Pizza that met all of the requirements … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Home | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

National Pasta Day – October 17

The celebration of National Pasta Day requires you to use your noodle. My friend Sandra and I thought long and hard about where we would celebrate. We decided to try Palio D’Asti, a short walk from our office. We were … Continue reading

Posted in FiDi Food, National Food Day, San Francisco | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cream Brulee Day July 27 – Restaurant Ducroix

Today was Cream Brulee Day. What is Cream Brulee? It is a baked vanilla custard with a sugary topping that requires the sugar be melted with either a blow torch, or in a Salamander, a small broiler type oven. The … Continue reading

Posted in FiDi Food, Food, National Food Day, San Francisco | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

National Fried Chicken Day – July 6

Yesterday was National Fried Chicken Day. People in my department are starting to really get into these things. Last time we celebrated a day like this, it was Peking Duck Day (seriously!). Only 4 people took part. This time, we … Continue reading

Posted in FiDi Food, Food, National Food Day, San Francisco | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

National Crabmeat Day

Sorry about my lack of posts – a very dear friend – in fact our best friend, has been in the hospital with a stroke. We have been visiting every day and he is doing much, much better. Yesterday was … Continue reading

Posted in FiDi Food, Food, San Francisco | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment