National Cold Cuts Day
Sun, Mar 3, 2024

National Cold Cuts Day

National Cold Cuts Day is an American holiday dedicated to meat cuts. This product is in demand in the U.S. and other countries around the world. The holiday is celebrated annually on March 3.


There is no information about the history of National Cold Cuts Day, probably the big meat fans decided to create it as a way to dedicate one day a year to their favorite product.

The emergence of meat slices is associated with the Middle Ages. Back then, meat products were sliced according to the doctor’s recommendations: for better chewing and faster digestion. Later, such a dish became popular on holiday tables, and the cuts themselves became more varied. Pieces of various smoked and cured meats, a few sausages, and other things were used.

Today in U.S. stores you can find a variety of meats for every taste. As a rule, such a product is purchased for holidays or various events, where the table will be set. Assorted meats have one big advantage – for the average price of one purchase you can enjoy the flavors of a variety of delicacies. After all, what’s the point of buying (for example), one big Chorizo sausage if you just want to eat a few pieces and try something else?

Interesting facts

  • Initially, sellers in stores meat slicing was used from a practical point of view: in a set you could sell leftovers of weight meat products, which was very difficult to sell.
  • According to statistics, Americans eat two billion dollars worth of assorted meats every year.
  • Meat platter in the modern world is commonly served as an appetizer before the main course. The savory bits of meat are designed to whet your appetite.

How to celebrate

Buy a variety of meat at National Cold Cuts Day and enjoy the great taste of the different items. We recommend buying something new to try meat products previously unknown to you.

Spread the word on social media. Ask other users what their favorite meat items are. How often do they buy this product.

When is National Cold Cuts Day in 2024?

National Cold Cuts Day with the anticipation of happiness and joy. It is observed on March 3 each year.


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