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The month of January is filled with delicious January food days. Celebrate these foods by learning more about their national days and getting recipes!

The types of January food days range from sweet, dessert based days like National Cream Puff Day on January 2, to more savory ones like National Curried Chicken Day on January 12.

Make sure to get a recipe for shortbread cookies to celebrate National Shortbread Day on January 6th, and learn facts about spaghetti for National Spaghetti Day on January 4th.

We’ve compiled some of our favorites national days dedicated to the various foods celebrated during the month of January below! If you want to learn more special days this month, make sure to check out this full list of national days in January.

List of Chocolate Holidays & National Chocolate Days of the Year

If you love chocolate, you’ll be excited to know there are many chocolate holidays during the year. Every month of the year has several national days dedicated to different types of chocolate. National days of the year are a fun way to celebrate foods, animals and items that you come into contact with. Be sure …

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January Word Search Printable – National Day Word Find Puzzle

The cold winds are blowing and that means more indoor activities. It’s time for our monthly free puzzle printable. We hope you enjoy this free January word search printable of the national days this month. It features several special days of January that are hidden in the puzzle for you to find. Use this free …

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What are the National Days of January? Get Our Day by Day List!

This page for the national days of January  gives a quick look at the month to find out what food, drink or topic the month celebrates.  Every day of the month is like a new chapter in a book that you haven’t read before. Use this handy list to help plan for the month ahead …

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Food Days in January – Bloody Marys – Cream Puffs and Bittersweet Chocolate Day

This list of Food Days in January starts our year out in a tasty way. Almost every day of the month has a food or drink associated with it which makes it very easy to have fun with friends. We are starting a whole new year, which gives us over 365 food days to celebrate. …

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National Peanut Butter Day – January 24 – Fun Facts and Recipes

January 24 is National Peanut Butter Day. This sticky and delicious food is so loved that it is given its own national day. Keep reading for some interesting peanut butter facts, and the history of this delicious food. There’s also a recipe at the bottom for soft and chewy peanut butter cookies that’s delicious. Try …

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National Curried Chicken Day – Fun Facts, Recipes and More!

It’s National Curried Chicken Day! January 12 is a day set aside to honor that most spicy of main courses – chicken curry. From Asia to the Caribbean, this dish has a huge following among those who like a bit of heat in their food. Keep reading to learn what curried chicken is, some fun …

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Making Scottish Shortbread Cookies for National Shortbread Day – January 6

January 6 is National Shortbread Day. It’s a day to celebrate a wonderful taste – shortbread! Shortbread is a national Scottish dessert cookie that is made with 3 parts flour, 2 parts of butter and one part of sugar.  These cookies have a rich and tasty and a melt in your mouth texture that is …

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National Spaghetti Day – January 4 – Fun Facts and Recipes

It’s time to learn a bit about National Spaghetti Day.  This tasty food holiday is celebrated yearly on January 4. Time to cook up a batch of your favorite spaghetti sauce! If you need a recipe for sauces to go with spaghetti, keep reading to find a list of delicious pasta sauce recipes. I even …

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National Bittersweet Chocolate Day – January 10

This tasty day is a favorite with food lovers!  January 10 is known as National Bittersweet Chocolate Day. Most of us probably over-indulged with chocolate during the holidays and now it’s time to celebrate again. Heaven help us! So many of the national days are associated with food in some way.  Any gathering is made …

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Cream Puff Recipes – National Cream Puff Day

January 2 is National Cream Puff Day. What better way to take note of this national day than with one of these tasty cream puff recipes. There seems to be a January National Day for pretty much everything you can think of. Today, this sweet, filled pastry gets it’s own day! These light and fluffy …

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