National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day
Date When Celebrated : This holiday is always on March 24
National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day is a day to enjoy this tasty combination of chocolate and fruit. Chocolate lovers who like raisins, find the combination simply irresistible. Kids find them irresistible, too.
Are you watching your waistline? National Chocolate Raisin Day will not help you here. You're on your own.
Follow the Logic?: Chocolate is made from cocoa beans ( a vegetable) and raisins are from grapes (a fruit). And, we all know that vegetable sand fruit are good for you. Therefore, isn't chocolate covered raisins good for you?
Related Holiday Events: National Raisin Day
History and Origin of "National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day":
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day. This day was most likely created by the candy makers. We also find it surprising that this day is during the Christian season of Lent, when many people give up chocolates. Sometimes, life just isn't fair........
This is referred to as a "National" day. We did not find any congressional records or presidential proclamations for this day.
Flower of the Day: Scarlet Runner Bean
Recipe of the Day: Pumpkin Raisin Muffins
What happened on this Day? This Day in History
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