National Cake Day
National Cake Day is commemorated every year on 26th November. On National Cake Day we celebrate one of the world’s best, the food of champions and everyone’s favorite dessert – cake. National Cake Day is one of the best holidays, as cakes are one of the yummiest and delicious things that humans have ever made to eat, so cakes deserve its little holiday. This day celebrates and honors cake. Cakes are seen as a symbol of celebration in functions like birthdays, anniversary parties, baby showers, and wedding receptions. There are several varieties of cakes are available, like cheesecake, coffee cake, fruit cake, chocolate cake, red velvet cake, vanilla cake, strawberry cake and much more. So National Cake Day is a perfect day to eat your favorite cake recipe with your family members and friends.
“Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It’s all about the memories” – Buddy Valastro.
History of National Cake Day
The origin and history of National Cake Day are not known, but whoever created this holiday must be a fan of this yummy and delicious dessert. Cakes are the favorite dessert of everyone from ancient times, and the 1st cakes are believed to have been made in Ancient Greece and Egypt. The earliest cakes were quite thick, flat and round as they were molded using hands. These first cakes were mostly like bread, and they were usually sweetened with honey, topped with nuts and eaten at the end of a meal. In later years, the ancient Romans also made their version of this delicious dessert which was preferably creamy, rich and these cakes were usually used in religious and cultural occasions. But nowadays, with the help of new baking technologies, cakes are quickly baked and decorated uniquely, and they are used for wedding functions, baby shower parties, anniversary functions, birthday parties and they are the symbol of celebration. Hence National Cake Day is a perfect day to enjoy the taste of your favorite cake with your family members, friends and even with co-workers.
Other Celebrations on November 26
November 26 is also celebrated as
How to Celebrate National Cake Day
Celebrate National Cake Day by grabbing a slice or two of your favourite cake from a bakery and share with your family members and friends, or you can have fun on the day by baking your cake. Just enjoy the day by eating different kinds of cake for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also, take pictures while eating cake with your family members and friends and share it with others on social media by using the hashtag #NationalCakeDay or #CakeDay.