April 19th is National Garlic Day and what better way to celebrate than with tasty garlic recipes. So, we rounded ten of the yummiest garlic recipes that we could find up for you to help you decide what to eat that day. Did you know that garlic has been a staple of the Mediterranean Diet for many years and has been used in Asian food for at least 6,000 years? So, why not join in and have yourself one of these tasty garlic recipes in honor of the holiday?
Ten Delicious Recipes With Garlic
Garlic Shrimp and Rice | Hot Eats and Cool Reads
Garlic Rosemary Bread | Flour on My Face
Fun Fact: Garlic is considered by many to be a wonder drug. It’s medicinal qualities are applauded by many and many believe that garlic can help you live longer. Garlic has also been used to help fight off certain cancers, is believed to be good for heart health and helps in lowering cholesterol.
Easy Cheesy Bacon Garlic Potatoes | Flour on My Face
Garlic Rosemary Chicken Pot Pie | The Pinning Mama
Garlic is also rich in many vitamins and minerals essential to human health such as calcium, magnesium and iron. I am anemic, so perhaps some more garlic recipes in my diet is just what I need. Garlic is also said to be able to thin the blood and prohibit clot formation and arteries from hardening.
Quick & Easy Homemade Garlic Knots | Couponing & Cooking
Fun Fact #2: If your fingers smell like garlic, wash them first as you normally would and then touch them to something stainless steel. I guess you can “cut” the garlic smell with a butter knife. 😉
Eggplant and Garlic Pizza | A Family Feast
Be Sure To Check Out These Other Garlic Recipes
Creamy Corn Garlic Risotto | Confessions of an Overworked Mom
Buttery Garlic Bread | Hot Eats and Cool Reads
Homemade Garlic and Basil French Fries | Pink When
Roasted Asparagus with Garlic and Balsamic Vinegar | The Creative Mommy
If you are looking for even more garlic yumminess, check out 10 more tasty recipes with garlic on Newlywed Survival!
And if Garlic Ice Cream sounds like something you would like to try, check out the Gilroy Garlic Festival in July. I think I will pass on the Garlic Ice Cream, but I wouldn’t mind trying out some of the other garlic recipes. 🙂
Happy National Garlic Day!