National Strawberry Cream Pie Day is an annual celebration with amazing taste and aroma. In this pie, strawberries make up about 70% of the total weight of the treat. September 28 is a great excuse to forget about the diet and enjoy dessert.
Since we are talking about dessert with strawberries, it is absolutely unclear why autumn was chosen for the celebration, when it is very difficult to find fresh berries. However, today it is not difficult to find berries in grocery supermarkets; they are sold all year round. According to one version, the holiday was invented to remind of summer.
- Garden strawberries were bred in the 18th century in France, the province of Brittany, then breeders crossed Virginia strawberries and Chilean strawberries.
- Today, more than 103 types of strawberries have been recorded, the berry is represented in all US states, as well as in most countries.
- Garden strawberries received such distribution due to their versatility, amazing aroma and taste. A variety of desserts, drinks, sauces are prepared from it.
How to celebrate
Bake your own version of the pie, you can use whipped cream or cream cheese, pudding base or custard base and top with strawberries. Berries can be in cream or on top – decorate the cake. The best addition to pastries is sweet cream and fresh garden strawberries. If you do not have time to bake a cake, just buy a ready-made treat in a cafe. Eating a pie alone or in a company is up to you.
When is National Strawberry Cream Pie Day in 2022?
National Strawberry Cream Pie Day is observed on September 28 each year.