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National Cereal Day

March 7

When is National Cereal Day?

National Cereal Day happens on Thursday March 7, 2024.

Get Creative For National Cereal Day!

It’s the most important day of the year – National Cereal Day. And what better way to celebrate this breakfast staple than to get creative with how you use it? Whether you are a cereal lover looking for some new ideas or someone who has never had cereal, there are plenty of unique ways to enjoy your cereal on March 7th and beyond. Let’s explore some of them!

Savory Cereal Dishes

Cereal doesn’t have to be enjoyed solely as a sweet breakfast treat. In fact, there are plenty of savory dishes that make use of cereals like corn flakes and oats. For example, why not try making a crunchy coating for fish fillets using crushed up corn flakes? Or mix some oats into your burger patty mix to add an extra level of texture? You can also add a handful of your favorite cereal into salads for an unexpected crunch. The possibilities are endless!

Baked Treats With Cereal Topping

When it comes to baking treats, cereals can provide the perfect crunchy topping. Whether you’re making muffins or cookies, adding a layer of cereal on top will give your baked goods an interesting texture and flavor profile. Just crush up some cereal with your hands and sprinkle it on top before baking – it’s that easy! You could also experiment by mixing different types of cereals together for a unique combination.

Cereal Milkshakes

If you want something cold and sweet for National Cereal Day, then why not try making yourself a delicious milkshake? All you need is some milk, vanilla ice cream, and your favorite type of cereal. Simply blend all the ingredients together in a blender until smooth, pour into glasses and enjoy! This is one recipe that is sure to satisfy any craving – plus it only takes minutes to make!

Celebrating National Cereal Day doesn’t have to mean eating traditional bowls of cereal – there are so many ways to get creative with this breakfast staple! From savory dishes to sweet milkshakes and baked treats, cereals can be used in all kinds of delicious recipes. So grab your favorite box from the cupboard and start experimenting today! Happy National Cereal Day everyone!

When does National Cereal Day happen next year?

National Cereal Day will happen on the following upcoming dates:

  • Friday March 7, 2025
  • Saturday March 7, 2026
  • Sunday March 7, 2027
  • Tuesday March 7, 2028
  • Wednesday March 7, 2029


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