National Bake Cookies Day is an annual celebration feasted on December 18th of every year. The craze for the cookies doesn’t halt with age alone. It is one of the snack items that is eaten from childhood by all. Handmade cookies baked at home have their own aroma, rich in nuts, dry fruits, and plenty of love from the cookie maker. Bake cookies for your loved ones as it is National Bake Cookies Day.
“Baking cookies is comforting, and cookies are the sweetest little bit of comfort food. They are very bite-sized and personal.” – Sandra Lee
History of National Bake Cookies Day
The exact history, origin, and founder of this day are still not known. We could think that someone who was fond of cookies and baking cookies would have established this food holiday. The cookie is usually cooked or baked good. It will be small, flat and sweet and made of flour, sugar and some oil or fat. Cookies are often included with other ingredients like nuts, raisins, oats, chocolate chips, etc. They are most commonly baked until they attain a crisp texture or just long enough that cookie remains soft. The softness of the cookie can be found depending on the time the cookies are baked. In the 7th century, the origin of the cookie appeared to begin in Persia soon after they used of sugar. During the 17th century, cookies arrived in America. Although the word cookie had come much later with the Dutch in its original form called “koekje,” meaning “little cake.”
Other Celebrations on December 18
December 18 is also celebrated as
How to Celebrate National Bake Cookies Day
There are many different types of cookies available. Take some time and effort in learning how to prepare a cookie and the necessary condition to bake the cookie. Make cookies at your home, bake them crisp or the taste they prefer. Add nuts, raisins, and dry fruits. Serve the cookies you made to your family and friends. Share your bake cookies day celebrations on social media using the hashtag #BakeCookiesDay.