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Different associations are caused by strange name holiday, only lovers of delicious full meal know for sure National Pigs in a Blanket Day is occasion to please with additional portion of hot dogs. Feast of abundant food is celebrated on April 24, allows indulging with delicious treats.

The History

Treat was invented by British workers in field in the XVII century. People figured out how to have quick satisfying snack to add strength for hard physical labor until evening. In 1957, cookbook appeared outlined recipe for simple nutritious dish. Author of literary work was Betty Crocker. She shared secret of cooking dish gained incredible popularity, became indispensable snack at parties, buffet table, picnics.

Fun Facts

Originally Pigs in a Blanket Day was dish … for children refused eating well, gaining strength for growth, development.

  1. On holiday ordinary Americans, not professional chefs, participate in culinary tournaments. Various ingredients from refrigerator are used for cooking pies with meat filling, pancakes.
  2. Vegetables, spicy sauce are necessary addition.
  3. Pigs in a Blanket Day have various options. Dish looks elegant, worthy of presentation in expensive restaurant. In appearance, it is difficult to guess elementary snack on plate, bearing primitive status of fast food.

Share funny interesting stories about you first tried Pigs in a Blanket Day or started experimenting in kitchen by adding sausage or pork sausage to dough.

When National Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day celebrated in 2022?

National Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day is observed on April 24 each year.

Observations

WeekdayMonthDayYear
SundayApril242022
MondayApril242023
WednesdayApril242024
ThursdayApril242025