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April's best national food holidays celebrate what you'd find in most bars

April's best national food holidays celebrate what you'd find in most bars

WATCH | If you want to celebrate the best national food and beverage holidays in April, hit up a local watering hole whose kitchen is still open, because you'll likely be able to order a beer (April 7) and grilled cheese sandwich (April 12), after you scarf a pretzel (April 26) at the bar.

April 7 is National Beer Day. Barley beer was brewed in Iran as early as 3400 B.C.

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WATCH | Posing as Brian McGee, a teenage Homer Simpson "drank some very good beer," thanks to a fake I.D.

How to make the most expensive sandwich - Guinness World Records

April 12 is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day. Served at New York City's Serendipity 3, the world's most expensive grilled-cheese ($214) is made with French Pullman champagne bread, edible gold flakes, white truffle butter, and rare Caciocavallo Podolico cheese that's cave-aged for 14 months.

Chef 2014 - Grilled Cheese Scene with Jon Favreau

WATCH | The 2014 Jon Favreau movie "Chef" devotes a scene to the making of a gooey grilled cheese sandwich.

April 26 is National Pretzel Day. Legend has it Italian monks invented pretzels in 610 B.C.

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Poll: What's April's best national food holiday?

VOTE | Now for a difficult decision: Which of these foods is most worthy of a national holiday?

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