National Butterscotch Pudding Day is a celebration of toffee pudding. Despite the great popularity of puddings in the United States, this version of the dessert is most in demand. It is celebrated on September 19th.
It is believed toffees were created in the first half of the 19th century in Yorkshire. This recipe is credited to Samuel Parkinson. He knew toffee was preferred as a dessert by members of the royal families in England, so he decided to create sweets based on it.
Toffee pudding is a delicious dessert named after toffee and was invented in the USA. However, there is no exact confirmation of this, nor information about its creator. The first desserts were prepared using milk, butter, eggs, and cane sugar, which allowed for unique flavors.
In any case, the origin of the dessert does not matter much. National Butterscotch Pudding Day celebrates this confection loved by millions of Americans.
- There is a theory that toffees were invented in Scotland. Hence the suffix in the name – Scotch.
- In Norway, they made the largest toffee in the world, which weighed one and a half tons.
- Pudding was a staple in the English navy from the 17th to the 20th century.
How to take part
Take your friends or family to the best patisseries in your city and taste toffee pudding there. If you have a desire and basic skills in cooking, you can try to make a dessert yourself. There are many interesting recipes on the Internet that are worth trying out.
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When is National Butterscotch Pudding Day celebrated in 2023?
National Butterscotch Pudding Day is observed on September 19 each year.