May 27 – National Grape Popsicle Day

National Grape Popsicle Day 

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Facts on the Grape Popsicle 

  • The grape Popsicle is a childhood favorite that left your lips and tongues with the shade a deep purple.
  • The Popsicle is a water-based frozen snack, freezing flavored liquid around a stick.  Once the liquid freezes solid, the stick is used as a handle to hold the ice pop.
  • The grape Popsicle was invented by an 11-year-old boy, named Frank Epperson, by accident. He left soda and a stirring stick in a cup overnight and it froze. It was 18 years later that he started a business selling these Popsicles.
  • Popsicle has annual sales are over two billion in the United States.
  • Popsicles are a summertime treat and favorite for both kids and adults alike.
  • There are three National Food Holidays dedicated to Popsicle.