National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day:
Celebrated annually on the 24th of March in various countries across the globe, National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day is observed to acknowledge the sweetness that it dissolves in our mouth and our lives by removing the bitterness of our day-to-day problems.
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Why National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day :
Our life is a journey that is full of ups and downs, adventures, suspense, etc. In an attempt to complete the journey with easiness, we always tend to forget the most important motive of a journey: to enjoy the paths because ultimately, one day, this journey will end and what matters at that moment is how we traveled.
In an attempt to enjoy, we used to celebrate a lot of days to acknowledge various small or bigger aspects or objects which we usually didn’t recognize in our daily lives, such as National Awkward Moments Day to celebrate our awkward moments, National Drinking Straw Day to acknowledge the role of straws, etc. And similarly, we celebrate National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day. We celebrate our lives’ sweetness by celebrating one of the most delicious snack Raisinets, which we use on various occasions to fill our mouth and life with sweetness.
Chocolate covered raisins are often called Raisinets over a popular brand of chocolate-covered raisins. Chocolate covered raisins have always been a delight for movie freaks, which they are bound to carry during all their theatre’s visits. Irrespective of the movie genre that movie is a romantic one or a science fiction or some animation, chocolate covered raisins with a bucket of popcorn have always been an integral part of Showtime.
Its usage is not just limited to movie theatres or multiplex; it has always been a great gifting treat for various occasions as it possesses the ability to shower every occasion with its delicious taste. Taking its such great usage into account, chocolate covered raisins have also been a conventionally bulk vending item across various countries.
Another great reason for the celebration of this delicious snack is because of its nutritional value, which comes as a surprise with such mesmerizing taste. These raisins are a complete package of various vitamins and minerals such as calcium, potassium, iron, fiber, and vitamin B, which when combined with dark chocolate makes it a great healthy snack that boosts the fitness of an individual to a great extent as it provides instantaneous energy with mouth-watering taste.
In its starting days, when a family-owned business introduced it in 1927, the Blumenthal Brothers Chocolate Company of Philadelphia, and is gaining momentum and popularity among the masses; it can be bought by fans for just a piece of nickel because, in those days, a box of Raisinets were sold in the theatres just for 1.25 cents. In present days, these raisinets were sold in a variety of packaging such as single bags, stand-up bags, and theatre concession boxes, but they were originally sold by weight from jars.
Several brands manufacture chocolate-covered raisins in the present day. Nestle holds the largest market shares of Raisinets, which can be very well understood by the company’s legacy and history in manufacturing raisinets from 1984 when it was among the only few to do so.
How Can We Observe National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day :
Everyone should observe this day to fill their lives with sweetness and to do so we are providing you with some ways of celebration which are as follows:
- Proudly enjoy your favorite brand of chocolate-covered candies with your friends and families.
- You can also create your own version of chocolate-covered raisins by trying different recipes.
- Arrange small gatherings in your neighborhood and make sweet bonds with these raisins.
- Get social with the world by sharing your pics and stories across various social media platforms using the conventional #ChocolateCoveredRaisinsDay or create a hashtag of your own.
Interesting Facts On National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day :
Enjoy your day by sharing these interesting facts on this day with your friends and family.
- More than 1 million raisinets are produced globally every hour.
- Chocolate covered raisins need to be polished to make them shiny.
- A majority of these raisinets are made with a special kind of grape known as Thompsons Seedless Grape.
- All raisinets are completely free of gluten.
History Of National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day :
This day’s actual founders or origin are still unknown, but some believe that Nestle has established this hallowed holiday, whereas the company clearly denies such beliefs.