National Strawberry Parfait Day
National Strawberry Parfait Day is observed on June 25 of every year. Parfait is a French word meaning perfect. Traditionally the phrase parfait is referred to a dessert made of ice cream or frozen custard that is layered in the tall tapered glass with fruits and whipped cream. Nowadays, ice creams are substituted with yoghurt or pudding, and a layer of granola is also added. Few other variations include using gelatin and topping with liquor, cut fruit and nuts, yoghurt is also used for the layering. Different varieties of this desserts are Fruit parfait, Chocolate parfait, Strawberry parfait, Mango parfait, Banana parfait, Custard pudding parfait, yoghurt parfait, etc., This dessert is considered as the best dessert for hot summer days. This month is celebrated as National Frozen Yogurt Month, so add some yoghurt to your Strawberry Parfait to make the day more special.
“One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
History of National Strawberry Parfait Day
Origin and history of National Strawberry Parfait Day are obscure. It is believed that National Strawberry Parfait Day is observed in this month because June is the season month for strawberries. So it is reasonable to celebrate this day on this month. Strawberries have the power to reduce the symptoms of diseases like fainting, melancholy, fever, kidney stones, bad breath, and other diseases related to blood, liver and spleen. So this day silently helps everyone to stay healthier and fit.
Other Celebrations on June 25
June 25 is also celebrated as
- Color TV Day
- National Catfish Day
- Global Beatles Day
- Please Take My Children To Work Day
- World Vitiligo Day
How to celebrate National Strawberry Parfait Day
National Strawberry Parfait Day can be observed by just having this delicious dessert. You can try your hands at home, or you can visit your local restaurant to enjoy this delicacy. A day dedicated to a glass filled with ice cream, cream, strawberry, granules can be the best reason to invite some friends to enjoy the dessert with you. Strawberries have its health benefits which demand this day to be observed. You can also take this day as an opportunity to spread the importance of the day to others. Post pictures and share your National Strawberry Parfait Day celebrations on social media by using the hashtag #StrawberryParfaitDay.