Celebrate National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day
What is that peculiar thick and gooey concoction that people love across the world? Typically served as a food spread, it shows up in sandwiches, candies, and even on bread and crackers. Well, well, well. It’s Peanut Butter. Yes, and today we will talk about the National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day.
You heard it right, there is a National Day for all Peanut Butter lovers celebrated on March 1st every year. So, Sweetie2020 would like to wish all the peanut butter lovers around the world a Happy National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day.
Started back in 1990, the day celebrates how delicious and healthy the concoction of dry-roasted ground peanuts is or can be. It was to commemorate the anniversary of when peanut butter was first sold or we can say made its debut commercially in the United States.
Now, let’s talk about the creamy and crunchy paste in brief. Peanut butter can be traced to ancient period of Incans and Aztecs, which means people already figured out the deliciousness of this goober paste in that time. But, in our modern world, it was not introduced until 1884 when a Canadian chemist named, Marcellus Gilmore Edson patented peanut butter.
Peanut Butter is very nutrient-rich containing several vitamins, proteins, and other useful dietary minerals in high quantity. That is why it is preferred by many hikers, body builders, and other health enthusiast across the world. Peanut Butter can be consumed with endless possibilities, however some of the common uses include spread on bread, toast, sandwiches, candies, ice-creams, etc. You can also find different sweets & cakes that uses peanut butter in the Sweetie2020 app. People also love to try various experiments with peanut butter to add their own flavor to it. Make it creamy, crunchy or simply mix with honey, it goes well with everything.
So, in this National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day, get ready for some Peanut Buttery Madness! Make your own peanut buttery breakfast or meals and enjoy with your loved ones. You can share your creativity with the hashtag #nationalpeanutbutterloversday on the Sweetie2020 app and stand a chance to win exciting vouchers for sweets & cakes.
5 Interesting & Fun Facts about Peanut Butter:
- By law, any product with the “Peanut Butter” label must have at least 90% peanuts in the United States.
- About 540 peanuts is required to make a 12-ounce peanut butter jar.
- Peanut butter was originally made for people with no teeth or those who have chewing problem.
- Peanut butter can be converted into diamonds by subjecting it to extremely high temperature and pressure.
- As we celebrate March 1st as the National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day, January 24th is recognized as National Peanut Butter Day.
Do you love Peanut Butter or not, let us know in the comment section below.