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National Quiche Lorraine Day

Indulge in a delicious slice of Quiche Lorraine on National Quiche Lorraine Day - the perfect way to enjoy breakfast or brunch!
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May 20
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Introduction

It's time to celebrate National Quiche Lorraine Day on May 20! This savory custard dish is a classic French dish that has been enjoyed for centuries. Quiche Lorraine is believed to have originated in the 16th century in the area of Lorraine, France and is traditionally made with eggs, cream, cheese, and bacon or ham. It can be served hot or cold and makes for an easy to prepare yet delicious meal. So gather your family around the table and celebrate this day by preparing this delightful dish!

History of National Quiche Lorraine Day

National Quiche Lorraine Day Timeline

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>16th Century</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Birth of Quiche Lorraine</div><div class='timeline-text'>Quiche Lorraine is believed to have been originated in the Lorraine region of France during the 16th century.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1800s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Modern Quiche Recipe</div><div class='timeline-text'>The modern Quiche Lorraine recipe which includes cheese and bacon became popular in the 19th century.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1950s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Quiche Takes America</div><div class='timeline-text'>Quiche Lorraine gained popularity in America during the 1950s after World War II because of its simplicity and flexibility.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1983</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>"Real Men Don't Eat Quiche"</div><div class='timeline-text'>The book "Real Men Don't Eat Quiche" by Bruce Feirstein satirizes stereotypes of masculinity, mockingly suggesting men shouldn't eat dishes like quiche.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2000s</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Quiche Lorraine Day Favored</div><div class='timeline-text'>May 20 is marked as National Quiche Lorraine Day in the US, dedicated to celebrating this classic dish.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate National Quiche Lorraine Day

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Make your own Quiche Lorraine</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Making quiche is not nearly as hard as it seems. Start with a pastry crust, then add the egg custard made of cream, eggs, cheese and bacon. Bake until golden brown and enjoy.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Go out for Quiche Lorraine</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Much simpler than making your own quiche, go to a restaurant that serves quiche lorraine. Search for quiche lorraine on Yelp and see where your quiche adventure takes you.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Host a Quiche Lorraine party</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Invite your friends and family to come over for National Quiche Lorraine Day and have everyone bring their favorite quiche recipes. Enjoy trying different varieties and share recipes with each other.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Try new recipes</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>There are so many recipes for quiche lorraine out there, so try something new! Search the internet for recipes and find some fun new flavors to try out.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Take a Quiche Lorraine cooking class</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Search out your local cooking school and sign up for a quiche lorraine cooking class. You'll learn so much about making this delicious dish that you'll be a quiche expert in no time.</p></div></div>

Why We Love National Quiche Lorraine Day

<div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>A</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's an easy and delicious meal</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>One of the best things about quiche Lorraine is that it can be made in just a few minutes with minimal effort. Simply whisk together some eggs, cream, and cheese and pour into a pie crust for a tasty dinner in no time! Not to mention, this classic French dish is loved by people of all ages, which makes it a great recipe for family dinners as well.</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>B</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's full of flavor</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>The combination of bacon and Gruyere cheese gives quiche Lorraine a hearty, savory flavor. Add some garlic and onions to really bring out the flavor - or get creative and add any other herbs or spices you like!</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>C</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>It's perfect for any occasion</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Whether it's a special occasion or simply a casual night at home, quiche Lorraine is always a great choice. It's festive enough for holidays and fancy enough for dinner parties; but it's also easy enough to throw together on busy nights. Plus, it tastes just as amazing heated up the next day!</p></div></div>

5 Delectable Secrets of Quiche Lorraine Day

National Quiche Lorraine Day FAQs

When is National Quiche Lorraine Day?

National Quiche Lorraine Day is celebrated on May 20th every year. In 2024, it will occur on a Monday.

National Quiche Lorraine Day Dates

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Date
Day

2023

May 20

Saturday

2024

May 20

Monday

2025

May 20

Tuesday

2026

May 20

Wednesday

2027

May 20

Thursday

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