NATIONAL MILK CHOCOLATE DAY
Milk Chocolate lovers, today is a your chance day to celebrate! Each year on July 28th we observe National Milk Chocolate Day. Solid chocolate when combine with either powdered, liquid or condensed milk is known as milk chocolate. The most popular of all candy bars sold contain milk chocolate. Milk chocolate is also a popular ingredient in baking, in specialty coffee drinks and hot chocolate.
Milk had sometimes been used as an addition to chocolate beverages since the mid-17th century, but in 1875 Daniel Peter invented milk chocolate by mixing a powdered milk developed by Henri Nestlé with the liquor. (Wikipedia)
Enjoy your favorite milk chocolate. Create a special treat with one of these “tried and true” recipes:
Post on social media using #MilkChocolateDay and encourage others to join in.
Our research has found that National Milk Chocolate Day, an “unofficial” national holiday, was started by the National Confectioners Association.