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Saints Feast Family
~Exploring Catholic Patron Saints of the Day & their Feasts (Catholic Cuisine)
(Find food, recipes, traditions, locations, relics, prayers, songs, book, movies, art, products, crafts & more!)

Saints List: May 

Crostata di Pesca
Saint Agrippina
of Mineo
June 23, August 1 (Boston's North End)
Crostata di Pesca

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Lemons, lemons, lemons!

Saint Alphonsus Liguori


August 1

Limoncello

Corzetti Stampati

al Limone
 

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Gnocchi with Pesto & Walnuts
Saint Eusbius of Vercelli

August 2
Potato Gnocchi with
Rocket Pesto & Walnuts

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Purple all the way!
Saint Lydia
the Purpuraria
August 3
Purple Sangria
Purple Blackberry Pudding
 
Purple Carrot Soup
Purple Potato Salad
Purple Country Bread
Purple Calamari Salad
 

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Tarte au Citron Meringue
Saint John Vianney
August 4
Tarte au citron meringue 
(Lemon meringue pie)

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Dedication of
Saint Mary Major Basilica
Dedication of
Saint Mary Major Basilica
August 5

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Herb Crusted Roasted Lamb Shoulder
Transfiguration of the Lord
August 6​
 
Herb Crusted Roasted Lamb Shoulder, 
Ma'aroud (date rolls), & Israeli Inspired Leafy Green Salad 
Tyropitakia & Kreatopitakia

Saints Sixtus & Companions

August 7
Tyropitakia & Kreatopitakia (Greek Cheese & Meat Pies)

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Elderflower and Orange Cocktail

Saint Dominic

August 8

Elderflower and

Orange Cocktail

Orange &

Watercress Salad

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14 Bean Soup 

Fourteen Holy Helpers

August 8

14 Bean Soup 
 

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Dutch Jewish Bolus Zeeuwse Bolus

Saint Teresa Benedicta

of the Cross

August 9

Dutch Jewish Bolus
Zeeuwse Bolus

or inside-out buns

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Cannellini & Escarole Soup 

Saint Lawrence

August 10

Cannellini and Escarole Soup with Garlic Oil & Pane Toscano

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Santa Clara Turnovers, Mole & Cookies

Saint Clare 

August 11

Santa Clara Turnovers, Mole & Cookies

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Lamb Chops with Herb & Almond Cake 

Saint Philomena

 

August 11

Lamb Chops with Herb and Garlic Sauce, Tomato and Onion Salad & Flourless Orange and Almond Cake

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Saint Jane Frances de Chantal

Saint Jane Frances

de Chantal

August 13

Patron Saint of 

forgotten people,

in-law problems,

loss of parents,

parents separated from children, widows

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Sweet Raviolis

Saint Pontian

& Saint Hippoytus

August 13
Sweet Raviolis

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Polish Jewish Chocolate Babka
Saint Maximillian Kolbe
 
August 14

Chocolate Babka

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Rabska Torta 

Assumption of

the Blessed Virgin Mary

August 15
Rabska Torta 

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Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse Cake
Saint Stephen
of Hungary
August 16 - 20
Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse Cake

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Beef Jerky Dog Treats

Saint Roch, Rocco

August 16
Beef Jerky Dog Treats

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Saint Joan of the Cross

Saint Joan of the Cross

 
August 17

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İmam bayıldı & Gavurdagi Salad

Saint Helena 

 

August 18

İmam bayıldı

& Gavurdagi Salad

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Summer Tomato Tarte

Saint Bernard

August 20
Summer Tomato Tarte

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Empire Biscuits

Saint Ronald

August 20
Empire Biscuits

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Mozzarella en Carrozza & Zeppoles

Saint Pius X

August 21
Mozzarella en Carrozza
Patata Zeppole di San Giuseppe

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Dublin Coddle with Pearl Barley 

Our Lady Of Knock

August 21

Dublin Coddle with Pearl Barley 

Irish Oaty Apple Crumble 

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Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Queenship of the

Blessed Virgin Mary

 
August 22

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Frosé (Frozen Rosé)

Saint Rose of Lima

August 23
Frosé (Frozen Rosé)

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Armenian Eggplant Rolls & Manti

Saint Bartholomew

 

August 24

Armenian

Eggplant Rolls
& Manti

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Summer French  Peach Tart

Saints Louis
 

August 25

Summer French 

Peach Tart

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Braciole di Manzo

Saint Genesius of Rome

August 25

Braciole di Manzo (Stuffed Meat Rolls)

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Lamb & Garlic Potatoes

Saint Joseph Calasanz

 

August 25

Lamb & Garlic Potatoes
Peaches with red wine

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 Algerian Dinner

Saint Monica

August 27

Algerian Berkoukes, Almond Cookies & Cocas  

Stuffed Peppers in Walnut Sauce

Saint Augustine

of Hippo

August 28
Stuffed Peppers
in Walnut Sauce

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Egyptian Hawawshi

Saint Moses the Black

 
August 28
Egyptian Hawawshi
Really Good Locust & Honey Cake! 

The Passion of Saint John the Baptist

August 29
Really Good Locust  & Honey Cake!  Honey Wrapped Pears
 

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Tomatina Festival

Tomatina Festival

 

August 29
 

Spain ​

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Coventry God Cake 

Saint Joseph of Arimathea

Uncle of Jesus


August 31
Brought  Christianity
to Britain
Coventry God Cake
(in the UK)
Most Holy Trinity

Most Holy Trinity

 

Trinity Sunday is the First Sunday after Pentecost 

 

May 27

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

 

May

Memorial Day 

Memorial Day 

May 28

Saint Bernard of Menthon

Saint Bernard of Menthon/Montjoux

 

May 28

Patron Saint of mountaineers,

skiers, 

snowboarding, 

backpacking and the Alps

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 29

Saint Joan of Arc

Saint Joan of Arc

May 30

Patron Saint of France;

martyrs;

captives;

military personnel;

people ridiculed

for their piety;

prisoners;

soldiers,

women who have served

The Feast of the Visitation 
of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

May 31