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National Gingersnap Day

 

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Eat Beans Day

 

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Happy 4th of July

 

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International Day of Cooperatives

 

7

 

World Chocolate Day

National Macaroni Day

 

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NATIONAL PINA COLADA DAY

 

11

 

NATIONAL BLUEBERRY MUFFIN DAY

 

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13

 

NATIONAL FRENCH FRY DAY

 

14

 

Bastille Day

National Mac and Cheese Day

 

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NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY

 

18

 

Get to Know Your Customers Day

 

19

 

NATIONAL SOFT ICE CREAM DAY

NATIONAL DAIQUIRI DAY

 

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National Lolipop Day

 

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National Hammock Day

 

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National Tequila Day

 

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26

 

National Bagelfest Day

 

27

 

NATIONAL SCOTCH DAY

National Parents' Day

 

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NATIONAL MILK CHOCOLATE DAY

 

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30

 

National Cheesecake Day

 

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National Avocado Day

 
 

July 19, 2020

NATIONAL DAIQUIRI DAY

Each year on July 19, people across the United States fill their glasses with a rum-based cocktail and toast to National Daiquiri Day. So, raise your glass and join all of the others in this celebration!

Daiquiri is a family of cocktails whose main ingredients are rum, citrus juice (typically lime) and sugar. Tasting of sunshine and beaches, it might be hard to believe the daiquiri was likely invented by men blasting away in the mines of a small community off the coast of Cuba. Jennings Cox, an American engineer, supervised a mining operation located in a village named Daiquiri in 1898 during the Spanish-American War. Every day after work Cox and his employees would gather at the Venus bar. Then one day Cox mixed up Bacardi, lime, sugar in a tall glass of ice. Naming the new beverage after the Daiquiri mines, the drink soon became a staple in Havana. Eventually, shaved ice was used and sometimes lemons or both lemons and limes.

 
 

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