National Peanut Butter Fudge Day - November 20
Mon, Nov 20, 2023

National Peanut Butter Fudge Day

National Peanut Butter Fudge Day is celebrated on November 20 in America. This delicious holiday is a great occasion to enjoy a unique and tasty treat! There are many types of fudge – each housewife or chef prepares it according to their own recipe.


The creation of fondant is a matter of chance. Reports say that a European confectioner was attempting to make caramel, but instead ended up with something similar to fudge. Thus, the name stuck. Some believe that the word meant something like “deceit”, as the result was not what was intended. The cooking method for fudge varies depending on taste. It can be airy, creamy, firm, or flaky. National Peanut Butter Fudge Day was founded by an organization that studies peanuts. Bob White, the chairman of the institution, shared his joy at the American’s excellent taste and the presence of peanuts in their diet.

Interesting facts

Here are some interesting facts about peanuts:

  • It is a grass and is a part of the annual legume family.
  • It can grow on less fertile soils, which is why it has become so widespread in Africa.
  • They can cause serious allergies, so caution is advised when trying it for the first time.
  • The word ‘peanut’ comes from the Greek word ‘spider’.
  • Up to 40 fruits can grow on one plant.

How to take part

To join in on the celebration, you can start by getting your peanut butter ready! Find the perfect recipe or call relatives for their own special recipe. Invite them over to create the dish together. Check if there are any competitions for the best fudge in the city, and don’t forget to participate!

When is National Peanut Butter Fudge Day celebrated in 2023?

National Peanut Butter Fudge Day is observed on November 20 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Monday November 20 2023
Wednesday November 20 2024
Thursday November 20 2025
Friday November 20 2026

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