Different associations are caused by this strangely named holiday. Only lovers of this delicious full meal know for sure National Pigs in a Blanket Day is an occasion to please with an additional portion of hot dogs. A feast of abundant food is celebrated on April 24.
The treat was invented by British workers in the field in the XVII century. People figured out how to have a quick, satisfying snack to add strength for their hard physical labor. In 1957, a cookbook appeared that outlined a recipe for this simple nutritious dish. The author was Betty Crocker. She shared the secret of cooking a dish that gained incredible popularity and became an indispensable snack at parties, the buffet table, and picnics.
Originally, Pigs in a Blanket Day was a dish for children who refused eating well.
- On this holiday, ordinary Americans, not professional chefs, participate in culinary tournaments. Various ingredients from the refrigerator are used for cooking pies with a meat filling and pancakes.
- Vegetables and a spicy sauce are necessary additions.
- Pigs in a Blanket Day have various options. The dish looks elegant, worthy of presentation in an expensive restaurant.
Share funny, interesting stories about when you first tried pigs in a blanket, or started experimenting in the kitchen by adding sausage to dough.
When National Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day celebrated in 2024?
National Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day is observed on April 24 each year.