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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!)

Recipe List: May 

Feast of the Ascension
 Feast of the Ascension
40 days after Easter 
Pentecost or "50th day" 

Pentecost is Greek and it means "50th day." 
On fire for Christ!

Happy birthday to the Catholic Church!

Whit Monday
Whit Monday
May 
The Monday after Pentecost is the first day of the resumption of Ordinary Time.
Culurgiones:  Sardinian Ravioli
Saint Ephysius
May 1-4
Culurgiones,  
Sardinian Ravioli
butternut squash Gnocchi Minestrone Soup 
Saint Joseph
the Worker
May 1
Butternut Squash Gnocchi
Minestrone Soup 
Marian Month
Marian Month
 
May
Mary's Stations of the Cross
Mary's Stations of the Cross
 
May
 
Mulukhia

Saint Athanasius

 
May 2 
Mulukhia
Maltese Pork and Pea Pastizzi

Saint Philip

& Saint James,

the apostles

 

May 3

Maltese Pork

and Pea Pastizzi

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 4

Month of Mary

Month of Mary
 

May 5

Month of Mary

Month of Mary
 

May 6

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 7

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 8

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 8 

Our Lady of Luján

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 9
Month of Mary
Month of Mary
May 10
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 11
Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake 
Saint Flavia Domitilla
Saint Nereus and Saint Achilleus
May 12
Lamb Shaped Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake 
 
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 13
Saint Juliana of Norwich

Saint Juliana of Norwich

 
May 13

Jewish Italian Apple-Apricot Crostada & Artichokes

Saint Matthias

 

May 14

Jewish Italian Apple-Apricot Crostada & Artichokes

Rosquillas de San Isidro

Saint Isidore

the Laborer Farmer

May 15
Rosquillas de San Isidro
Steak & Chips!​

Saint Dymphna

May 15
Steak & Chips!​
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 16
St. Honoré Cake

Saint Honore

May 16

St. Honoré Cake

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 17
Strawberry CupCakes

Saint John I, Pope

May 18
Strawberry Cup Cakes
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 19

Month of Mary

Month of Mary


May 20

ChocoFlan

Saint Cristóbal

Magallanes

and Companions

May 21

ChocoFlan

Risotto with Rose Petals & Prosecco

Saint Rita of Cascia

May 22

Risotto with Rose
Petals & Prosecco
Saint Quiteria

Saint Quiteria

May 22

Patron Saint 

Against Rabies

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 23
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 24
Romanian Doughnuts & Goulash

Saint Sarah the Egyptian

May 24
 
Romanian Cheese Doughnuts – Papanasi
Sweet Cheese and Raisin Pastries (Poale-n brau)
Goulash
Junia the Apostle

Saint Jessica/Saint Jennifer 

(also known as 

Joanna the myrrh bearer)

 

Junia the Apostle

3rd Sunday of Pascha

Whitepot ~ Bread & Butter Pudding

Saint Bede the Venerable, priest and doctor

 
May 25
Whitepot ~ Bread & Butter Pudding
Blood Orange Sangria & Zucchini 

Saint Philip Neri, priest

 

May 26

Blood Orange Sangria & Fried Zucchini

Étouffée & Beignets

Most Holy Trinity

Trinity Sunday is the First Sunday after Pentecost 

 

May 27

Étouffée & Beignets

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

 

May

Memorial Day 

Memorial Day 

May 28

Classic Swiss Cheese Fondue

Saint Bernard of Menthon/Montjoux

 

May 28

Classic Swiss

Cheese Fondue

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 29

Macarons!

Saint Joan of Arc

May 30

Macarons!

Kadeh & Israeli Fruit Salad

The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

May 31

Kadeh & Israeli Fruit Salad