One of the most important days for the American community living in Catalonia is here. The Thanksgiving, we have heard many stories about that day, and we have seen it represented in a multitude of movies. In this post we will attempt to provide more information about the meaning of this great day.
What is the day of thanksgiving?
It is a national holiday celebrated in several countries such as the United States, Canada, some Caribbean islands and Liberia. It started as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the previous year’s harvest
Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday of October in Canada and the fourth Thursday of November in the United States, and around the same part of the year in other places.
How it is celebrated?
In the United States, it is celebrated with family gatherings where they organize a large feast of typical food that day.
What dishes are cooked on this day?
The traditional Thanksgiving dish is roasted or baked turkey, which is usually accompanied by salad and a filling based on bread, corn and sage. They also prepare cakes and eat various fruits, mainly apples.
A typical Thanksgiving menu
- Stuffed turkey
- Cranberry sauce
- Plum sauce
- Mashed potatoes
- Pumpkin cake
A Estil Natural we really like this festivity since we have celebrated it for many years, as you know we are passionate about nature and the balance between body and mind. For us the day of thanksgiving represents a important date, we pray our prayers and we thank for all the good things that have happened to us during the year.
Usually the family get together early in the day and cook all day to make dinner ready and now we have a very special product called Block Diet Balance, so we enjoy the party and the food without worrying about taking some extra stuffing. It is available in our own and has a very economical price.