On June 23, we celebrate a delicious dessert made of shortbread; this is National Pecan Sandies Day and the time to show your confectionery talents. These treats are adored by both children and their parents. The dish is healthy and nutritious, and gives great pleasure, releasing happiness hormones.
Keebler was the first company to register a product name. This cookie manufacturer has gained the status of an innovator since the middle of the last century. They played a huge role in the emergence of this national day associated with this popular product.
Flour, butter, powdered sugar for decoration, and pecans are used. The dough has a crumbly structure.
- The best addition to this dessert is a glass of cold milk or a cup of hot tea.
- Historical documents allow us to call Malaysia the country where the tradition of baking cookies and confectionery with nuts first appeared.
- In some variations, the dessert is made in a round shape, in which case it is called a ‘hedgehog’ or ‘snow globe’.
For the best results, you need to make the dough dry and limit the addition of sugar.
How to take part
Take part in a culinary competition or a master class. Pecan cookies make an excellent gift for family and friends. Do not be afraid of criticism, it allows you to improve. Find an interesting recipe that uses exotic ingredients or unusual techniques to create a unique taste.
When is National Pecan Sandies Day celebrated in 2023?
National Pecan Sandies Day is observed on June 23 each year.