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National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

Sunday, December 16, 2012

National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

When : Always December 16

Chocolaholics rejoice! Today is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day.

Its a great day to indulge, binge, "pig out", and otherwise consume to excess, your favorite food....chocolate. We believe the timing of this day, during the holiday season, couldn't be better.

Today, we get to enjoy our beloved chocolate by covering something...just about anything... in a generous amount of chocolate. Pour, spread, or drizzle chocolate over cakes, cupcakes, pies, pancakes or waffles, nuts, raisins, even ants (yes, some people actually eat chocolate covered ants!). We will let you decide what is too extreme, and how much is too much, if any.

As chocoloaholics, we shouldn't need any added incentive to enjoy our chocolate. In the giving spirit of the holiday season, make sure to give or share some of your favorite chocolate covered treats today.

Happy National Chocolate Covered Anything Day!!!!

Origin of National Chocolate Covered Anything Day:
Our extensive search failed to discover any factual content on this very special day. It's most likely that a confectioner, or a candy company created this sweet day. Aren't you glad they did!?

There was some reference to this as a "National Day". Someone must have decided that all food related holidays should be called "National" days. However, we found no congressional records or presidential proclamation.


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
MSGO72 12/16/2012 9:14PM


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PATRICIAAK 12/16/2012 9:02PM

    This is my kind of treat day!

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THINAGIN2 12/16/2012 4:04PM

    Yup! I think that I could eat almost anything fixed like that!

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LAINYC 12/16/2012 2:51PM


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HANSBRINK 12/16/2012 12:08PM

  I enjoyed chocolate covered coffee beans way back when. Got out of that habit and don't normally care for much chocolate these days. Pastries are another story...

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LINDAMARIEZ1 12/16/2012 11:17AM

    If I am going to be bad; I might as well be bad:
chocolate covered oreo's!!!!!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 12/16/2012 10:47AM

    Upir b;pgs are gettomg ,e fat.

(heads off to Trader Joe's for a bucket of chocolate (dark) covered almonds.)

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BOBBIENORTHERN1 12/16/2012 10:40AM

  I have never ever heard of this day before..LOL..But it sounds totally awesome to me to get into.... emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon have fun celebrating emoticon

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PYNETREE 12/16/2012 6:52AM

    Aah another holiday I can truely get behind! Will definitely Celebrate!

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SANDYCRANE 12/16/2012 6:11AM

    I have three different bags of chocolates in my house. I will celebrate with one from each or maybe I won't. Depends on how my day goes.


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LITTLEWIND53 12/16/2012 2:16AM

    Dark chocolate is my absolute fav, but I don't say no to any other (unless it is liberally sprinkled with peppers, --- but anything else is fair fame!)

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JULIERAE41 12/16/2012 1:21AM

    I saw a place that makes chocolate covered bacon on the food network. A thin slice of bacon is around 25 calories and one square of Lindt 90% cocoa is 60 calories. Would that make it a treat worth indulging for????


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