National Chip And Dip Day is an annual celebration feasted on March 23rd. Let it be the tortilla chips, potato chips, or corn chips, and a dip served with it will make it a perfect combo when it comes to snacks. Most often, Chips and Dip are the ideal party time snack duet, and there is nothing greater than this. The taste of the chips with the number of differently flavored dips are the snacks choice of millions of people. Nothing can beat this easy to prepare irresistible chips and dip combination. The ever-loved snack food indeed needs to be recognized with a special day of celebration and there comes the National Chip And Dip Day.
“I like salty, creamy foods. I could sit down with a bag of chips and French onion dip and go to town! That would be on my last-supper list.” – Christina Hendricks
History of National Chip And Dip Day
The National Chip And Dip Day’s origin, history and the creator are unknown. There is no record found reasoning why this date is chosen for this celebration. The Day celebrates this perfect combination loved by many people across the country. Chips and dip are a food of chips or the crisps served with the dips. Chips and dip are the most popular and favoured party dish or snack food that is also served as an appetizer or side dish. People from all over the globe have been dipping their food with sweet or savoury sauces for centuries. Dips have been made around for thousands of years, and Hummus-like recipes and olive oil are the first dip recipes found which date back to the 13th century. A diverse range of dips is available and is used in accompanying various types of chips.
The potato chips are not the only mode of the Chip And Dip Day celebration. Instead, there is a wide range of chips used like tortilla chips, corn chips, vegetable chips, bean chips, pita chips, plantain chips and more. In the 1940s, salsas and the dips made with sour cream had been popular in the United States. During the 1950s, the Chips and dip have gained significant popularity in the United States. It was due to the effect of the Great Depression with which many middle-class families for the first-time had found themselves without a maid. So the chips and dip became the go-to party dish as it was very simple to prepare. It was during this period, many specialized trays and serving dishes were created in such a way they have been designed to hold both chips and dip.
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How To Celebrate National Chip And Dip Day
The best way to celebrate the National Chip And Dip Day is to have some chips and put it in your favourite dip. Get to know more about how to make the chips and dip from a reliable source. Prepare a dip in your home by purchasing ingredients of your favourite as there are millions of other choices available to make it. You can even slice the potato or make use of the corn to prepare home-made chips to put it on your own dipping you have prepared. Organize a chip and dip party by inviting your family, friends and serve them with the richly prepared dip with any chips in a party. Share your Chip And Dip Day celebrations and views on the social media using the hashtag #ChipAndDipDay.