National Chocolate Chip Day is celebrated on May 15th of every year. National Chocolate Chip Day celebrated as a national holiday as like other food holidays enjoy the day with Chocolate Chips. On this day you can use chocolate chips as an essential ingredient for many baked goods, it used in chocolate chip cookies, chocolate chip pancakes, chocolate chip bagels, chocolate chip muffins, chocolate chip brownies and many more. You can even use it in some chill recipes like pancakes, muffins, or ice cream sundaes. The chips may be created for one purpose in mind as Cookie-filler in early days, but now it has been used as an additional and required ingredient for all sort of dishes.
“Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o’clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.” – Barbara Jordan
History of National Chocolate Chip Day
The creator and the founder of National Chocolate Chip Day are still unknown. The origin of chocolate chip comes from the American culture; then it is the only state the prepares chocolate chip cookies by Ruth Graves Wakefield during the period of the 1930s. The real origin of chocolate chip and cookies were made from England at the time of 19th centuries. It is the first reference for the creation of chocolate chips and the origin of chocolate chips, following to this in the year 1896 Kaufmann Candy has started running their ads as their chocolate contains a large number of chocolate chips. But the chocolate chips were got famous by Ruth Wakefield mostly people got inspired by their chocolate chip cookies.
Ruth Wakefield created and published a recipe in the 1930s, which called as Toll House Chocolate Crunch Cookies in his cookbook titled as “Ruth Wakefield’s Toll House, Tried and True Recipes”. The recipe was promoted as an accidental discovery of Ruth, but on her, later interview, she stated that she intentionally invented the recipe.
Yet now nobody knows that who is the founder of National Chocolate Chip Day. Moreover, the day celebrated on multiple dates and as per the existence on which holiday celebrated as National Chocolate Chip Day. Most of the people celebrate the day as National Chocolate Day, and some other celebrates the day as National Cookie Day.
Other Celebrations on May 15
May 15 is also celebrated as
- International Day of Families
- National Straw Hat Day
- National Nylon Stocking Day
- National Bike to Work Day
How to Celebrate National Chocolate Chip Day
National Chocolate Chip Day can be celebrated in numerous ways. On this auspicious day, you can enjoy the day by just preparing chocolate chip cookies and consume it with your family. Then you can prepare chocolate chips cookies and share it with your friends and co-workers it is one of the common habitats of celebrating the holiday. On the day just grab a bag of chocolate chips at the supermarket and take it to your home and arrange the party with your neighbors and enjoy chocolate chips with drinks. You can also share your thoughts and say your wishes on social media by using hashtag #NationalChocolateChipDay.