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April Fools' Day

 

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Good Friday

National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day

 

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Easter

National Burrito Day [RECIPES]

 

5

 

POLLS OPEN --- Keweenaw Co-op's Annual Elections

 

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National Tartan Day [BONUS: VENISON RECIPE]

 

7

 

National Beer Day

National Coffee Cake Day

 

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National Empanada Day [RECIPES]

 

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10

 

National Siblings Day

 

11

 

National Pet Day

 

12

 

Ramadan Starts

NATIONAL GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH DAY [Bonus Recipes Included]

 

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Day of the Mushroom [BONUS: VEGAN RECIPES]

 

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19

 

POLLS CLOSE AT 6 PM --- Keweenaw Co-op's ANNUAL ELECTIONS

GARLIC DAY

 

20

 

420 DAY

 

21

 
 
 

22

 

EARTH DAY

ANNUAL MEETING

Keweenaw Co-op ANNUAL MEETING

 

23

 

FREE FILM VIEWING --- "FOOD FOR CHANGE"

 

24

 

Michigan Tech Commencement

 

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26

 

National Pretzel Day

 

27

 

Arbor Day

 

28

 
 
 

29

 

Denim Day

 

30

 

International JAZZ Day

Michigan Tech Spring Commencement

 
 

April 8, 2021

National Empanada Day [RECIPES]

An empanada is a delicious Spanish and Portuguese type of stuffed bread. Empanadas can be served hot or cold as the main course or as a side dish.

Empanadas are made by folding dough around a premade stuffing of chicken, cod, or pork loin. Other ingredients include tomatoes, garlic, and onion sauce.

Though this delectable dish originated in Europe, immigrants brought the recipe to various countries around the world where it was adopted and slightly altered to fit the tastes of that particular country. In Argentina, for example, empanadas are sometimes made with a fruit filling and served as dessert. In Jamaica, empanadas are referred to as "Jamaican patties" and are made with crispy pastry dough.

To celebrate National Empanada Day, try making your own empanadas for dinner!

For RECIPES ...
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