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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 October

Rose Cake & Apple Roses
Saint Therese of Lisieux, the little flower
October 1
Rose Cake & Apple Roses
Angel Biscuits
Feast of the Holy Guardian Angel
 
October 2
Angel Biscuits
LENTIL STEW & The fists of SainT Francis 
Saint Francis of Assisi
 
October 4
The fists of San Francisco 
Polish Apple Pancakes & Divine Mercy Cheesecake
Saint Faustina Kowalska
October 5
Polish Apple Pancakes & Divine Mercy Cheesecake
Spicy Curried Lentils
Saint Francis Xavier Seelos
 
October 5
Spicy Curried Lentils
Pumpkin Gnocchi & Fall Sausage Ragù 
St. Bruno
October 6
Pumpkin Gnocchi & Fall Sausage Ragù 
Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary
Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary
 
October 7
Chicken Francese
Saint Justina of Padua
 
October 7
Chicken Francese
Semmeltarta – Swedish Cream Bun 
Saint Bridget of Sweden
October 7
Semmeltarta – Swedish Cream Bun ‘Cake’
Pumpkin Risotto & Pumpkin Cannolis
Saint John Leonardi 
October 9
Pumpkin Risotto & Pumpkin Cannolis
Roasted Stuffed Pumpkin
Saint Denis
October 9
Roasted Stuffed Pumpkin
Roman-Style Gnocchi & Pumpkin Tiramisu
Saint Pope Pius XII 

October 9
Roman-Style Gnocchi & Pumpkin Tiramisu
Chicken Mozambique
Saint Francis Borgia
October 10
Chicken Mozambique
Gâteau Basque
 
Our Lady of the Pillar:  Mother Mary’s  First Apparition
October 12
Gâteau Basque
Sun Bread
The Miracle of the Sun in Fatima
October 13
Roast Venison Loin with Pumpkin, 
pumpkin lentil soup & Pumpkin Challah
Saint Edward the Confessor
October 13
Pumpkin carbonara 
Saint Callistus I
October 14
Pumpkin carbonara (Carbonara di zucca)
 
Paella & Spanish Yemas de Santa Teresa
Saint Teresa of Avila
October 15
Paella with chorizo, chicken, and shrimp
Spanish Yemas de Santa Teresa
Hedwigsohlen 
Saint Hedwig
October 16
Hedwigsohlen 
TwoHeart Cookies, Truffles, & Pumpkin Pudding
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
October 16
 
Two-color Heart Cookies, Sacred Heart Oreo Truffles,
Spiced Pumpkin Pudding with Creamy Pears
Curry Pumpkin Soup & Pumpkin Ale Cornbread
Saint Marguerite d'Youville
October 16
Maple Curry Pumpkin Soup with Candied Pumpkin Seeds
 & Pumpkin Ale Cornbread
Chickpea, Pumpkin, and Sage Stew & Hummus
Saint Ignatius of Antioch
October 17
Chickpea, Pumpkin, and Sage Stew & Flavored Hummus
Savory or sweet Pumpkin Kolokithopita
Saint Luke
October 18
Savory or Sweet Pumpkin Kolokithopita
Pumpkin Brown Betty & Pumpkin Fondue
Saint John de Brebeuf  & Companions
October 19
Apple-Pumpkin Brown Betty & Baked Pumpkin Fondue
Veal Saltimbocca 
Saint Paul of the Cross
October 20
Veal Saltimbocca 
Orange Almond Cake
Saint Ursula & Companions
October 21
Orange Almond Cake
POLISH MEAT-FILLED POTATO DUMPLINGS 
Saint John Paul II (Pope)
October 22
Polish Meat-Filled
Potato Dumplings  
Polish Cucumber Salad  
 
Hungarian Goulash, Spaetzle & Chimney Cake
Saint John of Capistrano "Soldier Saint"
October 23
Chimney Cake, Hungarian Goulash, & Spaetzle 
Ropa Vieja is Spanish for “old clothes"
Saint Anthony
Mary Claret 
 
October 24

Ropa Vieja is Spanish

for “old clothes"

 

Flan

CHESTNUT AND PEAR RAVIOLI 
Saint Crispin
& Saint Crispinian
October 25
 Chestnut and Pear Ravioli with Saged Brown Butter
 
 Cream Filled Buns
Chicken Adobo & Ghapama
St. Jude Thaddaeus
October 28

Chicken Adobo

& Ghapama

Sugar Cookies, Barmbrack, & Soul Cake
All Hallows' Eve
October 31

All Hallowtide
All Hallowtide

Halloween
All Saints Day
All Souls Day
 
October 31 - November 2

Tides...
Tides?
 

Tides refer to a season, more than just a day of celebration

Allhallowtide

Christmastide
Shrovetide

Passiontide

Paschaltide

Trinitytide

Ember Days or Embertides

The word “Ember” actually comes from the Latin phrase, Quatuor Tempora, 

meaning four times,

"the fasts of the four seasons which are called "imbren'"

Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage Butter
 

Pope John XXIII
The Good Pope

 

October 11

Pumpkin Ravioli

with Sage Butter

Pasta Dough

Fettuccine Pumpkin

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Italian Saints
Important Italian Saints