National Bagelfest Day:
Celebrated on July 26th, every year. The day is to enjoy with bagels, bread that is crunchy with a hole. Reported to be introduced in the united states by the Jewish immigrants.
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Why Bagelfest Day?
The day is to enjoy with bagels, bread that is crunchy with a hole. Reported to be introduced in the united states by the Jewish immigrants, the bagels has now become a common snack food for the Americans.
Bagels are quite Crispy since it is brushed with the egg whites. The bagels can be customized by placing a sauce or a jam in the hole making it further delicious.
How we can Celebrate National Bagelfest Day:
Post about bagels using this hashtag #bagelfestday on the social media.
And here is a simple recipe for you.
Step 1: Take a bowl, put 2 cups of all-purpose flour, add 1 cup of water, 1 tablespoon of salt, half cup of sugar and yeast.mix it well and make rough dough. Keep it aside. You can adjust the dough by adding flour and water simultaneously.
Step 2: Take a bowl, coat it with the oil. Place the dough. Close the lid and keep it for an hour. You can get double the quantity of dough.
Step 3: Make it to balls and bake it for 30 minutes.
Step 4: Take out the tray. The dough will be puffy now. Make a hole in the center using your forefinger.
Step 5: Switch on the gas. Take water in a pan and boil it. After the water is boiled, place the dough and boil it for a minute. Just place it one by one or two balls at a time.
Step 6: Gently take it from the pan and place it in the baking tray. Coat it with an egg white using a brush. And sprinkle white sesame on the top. You can drizzle with any kind of seeds.
Step 7: bake it until it turns golden color and is finally done.
Enjoy bagelfest day with the bagels.
Interesting Facts About Bagelfest Day:
Lender Bagels brand introduced frozen bagels to the United States in the year 1960. The owner of this company, Murray Lender is often denoted as the “Bagel Emperor” by most of the U.S Media at that time. Despite he sold the company in 1984, till his death, he was considered as the most important man in the Bagel Empire.
History of Bagelfest Day:
The origin of the bagel is unknown but according to the history, it was reported to be created by Jews in 17th century. Since bagels with cheese and salmon is deemed as a traditional food in Jewish community and bagel commercial production in the united states was controlled by Jewish immigrants for more than two decades after it was commercially introduced by Murray lender in the United states.