Mincemeat is a mixture of chopped dried fruit, distilled spirits and spices, and sometimes beef suet, beef, or deer meat.
National Pumpkin Day
A pumpkin is a cultivar of a squash plant, most commonly of Cucurbita pepo, that is round, with smooth, slightly ribbed skin, and deep yellow to orange coloration. The thick shell contains the seeds and pulp.
National Mule Day
A mule is the offspring of a female horse and a male donkey. Mules are valued work animals because they are typically stronger than horses of similar size and require less food.
National Breadstick Day
Breadsticks are sticks of crisp, dry bread that originated in Turin, Italy around 1679.