National Vanilla Cupcake Day is a holiday that proves to all skeptics that vanilla is fragrant, tasty and not at all boring. The first mention of cupcakes with spices appeared in the XVIII century. That was the name of the molds in which they were baked. Many gourmets say that muffins are too beautiful to eat.
Around the 15th century, the Totonac Aztecs began to grow vanilla beans. In 1776, the first miniature pastries appeared, these were small pies baked in cups. In 1919, Hostess launched the Hostess product, which became a true legend. The popularity of the “Mistress” was so high that millions of people learned the recipe and began to experiment with fillings and coatings. Since then, the popularity of vanilla mini pies has not diminished.
- Did you know that until the 18th century muffin tins were practically unavailable?
- If your sweetness is a bit lumpy, just remember that the icing will hide and correct any culinary flaws.
- Culinary experts note that the spice can transform the taste of any dish, decorate it, make it richer, highlight important accents.
- Small portioned muffins are the best solution for a festive event when you don’t want to offend anyone and offer the same menu to everyone.
How to celebrate
Bake a portion of sweets with your favorite toppings, invite friends, treat neighbors, colleagues – establish good relations with people. Take a baking class or sign up for a course to learn how to cook, select and use spices. It is always exciting to learn something new, to master knowledge. Let yourself go a little crazy with decorating cupcakes, now there are tons of options and tools for this. Prepare a treat for the students of the nearest school, please them with goodies. And, of course, congratulate a familiar chef on such a sweet, fragrant event.
When is National Vanilla Cupcake Day Celebrated in 2022?
National Vanilla Cupcake Day is devoted to celebrating cheerfulness and fun. It happens annually on November the 10th.