World Milk Day 2023: Right from childhood to adulthood and even till old age, milk is one food that stays constant throughout our life. In India, especially, milk is such an integral part of our meals. Whether you have it raw as a drink or relish it with coffee or other flavours - milk can be enjoyed in many ways. We also use milk in cooking a number of refreshing desserts such as Kheer, Payasam, etc. Nutritionists and experts too swear by the humble food and call it a complete meal by itself as it contains all the essential nutrients that our body requires to sustain. World Milk Day is being observed the world over to recognise the benefits and importance of milk as a food and to celebrate the global dairy sector.
World Milk Day 2023 Date | When Is World Milk Day Celebrated?
World Milk Day has been celebrated every year on June 1 (today) for the past 21 years. It was originally established by the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in 2001. In 2023, World Milk Day falls on Thursday.
World Milk Day 2023 Theme | Importance Of World Milk Day
According to the official website by FAO, the idea of World Milk Day is to celebrate the contributions of milk and dairy sector to the world. "The benefits of milk and dairy products have been actively promoted around the world, including how dairy supports the livelihoods of one billion people," reads the statement.
In 2023, the theme of World Milk Day is to bring attention to how the dairy sector can reduce its environmental footprint while also providing nutritional food and livelihoods. "Together, we will drive an active narrative that integrates the environmental, nutritional and societal impacts of the sector," reads the official website. As mentioned by FAO previously, the aim is to achieve 'Dairy Net Zero' by reducing greenhouse gas emissions over the next 30 years and improving waste management in order to make the dairy sector sustainable.
5 Easy And Delicious Milkshake Recipes To Celebrate World Milk Day 2023
While we enjoy milk in all its forms, a milkshake is one of the recipes we love the most. The infusion of an array of flavours combined with frothy and delicious milk is an irresistible combination. We have collated some delicious milkshakes for you that you can make to celebrate World Milk Day 2023.
Here Are 5 Milkshake Recipes To Celebrate World Milk Day 2023:
Nutty and refreshing, this almond saffron milkshake is fit for royalty. You can also make this milkshake with almond milk or soy milk.
Who knew that the tarty flavours of dates could go so well in a milkshake? This smooth and creamy milkshake recipe is too good to resist for World Milk Day 2023.
When it comes to berries and milk, you know you just can't go wrong with it. Top it up with some vanilla ice cream for a refreshing summer treat!
We bet you have all tried the simple banana milkshake, but wait till you savour this spice-infused version. The ideal way to celebrate World Milk Day 2023!
Chocolate lovers, this recipe is for you. The goodness of chocolate and hazelnut combined till smooth - try this amazing drink today.
Happy World Milk Day 2023!
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