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Farmers Almanac
The 2015 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Food and Recipes

Make Your Own Fresh Pasta!

A delicious and memorable meal is only a few easy-to-follow steps away. Buon Appetito!

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Pistachios, The Smiling Nut!

February 26th is National Pistachio Day! Learn more about this “happy nut” and try a delectable recipe.

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What The Heck Is Muffuletta?

Serve up this New Orleans favorite at your next get-together and you’ll be a “hero!”

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Cherries For Health!

February is National Cherry Month, but you can reap the benefits of this delicious superfood year-round!

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Yummy Chocolate Fondue!

Celebrate any special occasion with this chocolate-lovers dream!

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What The Heck is Poutine?

February 1 – 7 is La Poutine Week, and we’ve got the gravy on this Canadian comfort food, recipes included!

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Warming Winter Smoothies!

These recipes will boost your immunity and take away winter’s chill.

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Don’t Forget The Horseradish!

Read why this potent condiment is a superfood superstar!

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.