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National Coconut Cream Pie Day is favorite holiday for all the sweet tooth. If you like coconut cream pie, this holiday is for you.


Appearance date of National Coconut Cream Pie Day is unknown. In the 19th century coconuts began to gain popularity among Americans and Europeans. People liked its smell and unusual taste. Problem was a few recipes using coconut.

In 1895 this issue was solved. A large coconuts’ shipment was given to Philadelphia resident. He got coconuts as payment for a debt. Man had no choice but to establish the drying process of coconut’s pulp. Soon a few simple recipes were created. They were distinguished by simplicity and the excellent taste of prepared dishes. Soon recipes using coconut appeared in cookbooks. The coconut cream pie’s author is unknown, but at the beginning of the 20th century dessert was prepared in many houses, cafes, restaurants.

How to celebrate?

Usual way is making a delicious, fragrant coke cream pie. But there are various options.

  1. Experiment, add different fruits, dye.
  2. Bake the largest possible cake, surprise your friends, colleagues with a tasty piece.
  3. Announce flash mob on social networks, share photos of the pie and put the appropriate hashtag.
  4. Organize coconut cream pie party at home.

When is National Coconut Cream Pie Day celebrated in 2022?

National Coconut Cream Pie Day is observed on May 8 each year.