Last Updated on April 14, 2023
Brownies are bae; there would be hardly any person who can say no to a yummy brownie. Brownies are loaded with flavors and are one of the best desserts enjoyed globally. It is rich, decadent, purely heavenly, and feels amazing when you take the first bite. 8th December is celebrated across the globe as National Brownie Day.
There are millions of brownies variations; it is commonly used as a foundation of Sundaes and milkshakes. The thick and rich taste of brownies elevates the craving level. National Brownie Day is an unofficial holiday, which is the best possible way to enjoy this delicious dessert with your friends and family.
History of National Brownie Day
Brownie is one of the best-known desserts worldwide, which started to get famous in the early 20th century. Nobody knows when exactly the brownies were invented and where. Here are some historical facts associated with National Brownie Day which will blow your mind.
- According to the research online, Palmer House Hotel gets the credit for the origin of the brownie. It was said brownies were invented back in 1893. On National Brownie Day every year, Palmer House Hotel serves the same recipes to their guests.
- The first variety of brownies was loaded with yummy apricot glaze and crunchy walnuts.
- Brownie is said to be a delicious cross between cookie and cake.
- Folks across the globe widely enjoy chocolate brownies, and the blonde brownie is the second most loved brownie. This subtle take is the biggest highlight; blonde brownies are made with only brown sugar and zero chocolate.
- After Bertha Palmer wanted a piece of cake that could easily fit into a small lunchbox who were attending the Chicago World’s Colombian Exposition, Brownie came into existence.
- Some theory says Maine created brownie, which was originally a chocolate cake that didn’t rise. Instead of scrapping, she served the final dish to her guests.
What to do on National Brownie Day
Head straight to the local confectionery and dig into the rich chocolate brownie. Make sure you share these delicious brown beauties with your friends. You can also bring down a tray of aromatic and hot brownies to your workplace and make yourself popular among co-workers, don’t forget to give your boss a big share.
Reasons Why We Must Celebrate National Brownie Day
- Brownies are the best way to bond with your family, friends, and colleagues. Grab some brownies and call for celebration.
- The brownie varieties are abundant; you don’t want to miss exploring some of the most delicious brownies, including fudgy, cheesecake, peanut butter, banana brownies, etc.
- Baking brownies is super easy, wear a chef’s hat and make your brownies by adding your favorite ingredients.
- Make sure you post the brownie pictures on National Brownie Day using the hashtag #NationalBrownieDay.
The best way to celebrate National Brownie Day is to indulge in a big brownie slice and gulp down the beauties. Surprise your loved one with their favorite variety of brownies.
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