NATIONAL CHEESE DOODLE DAY
Are you ready for a great snack and orange fingers? Happy National Cheese Doodle Day! March 5th is the annual celebration for the cheddar cheese coated, puffed or crunchy, fried or baked snack food.
The actual inventor of Cheese Doodles is under debate.
Generally, the credit goes to a man named Morrie Yohai who made a variety of extruded snack foods in the 1940s for his family’s company called Old London Foods. Other sources show patents for similar products in the 1930s and still other competing accounts in Wisconsin and in New Orleans as well.
However they came to be, they are here. Their crunchy, orange deliciousness is enjoyed around the world! They come in a variety of shapes, sizes and flavors and 15 million pounds are produced annually.
HOW TO OBSERVE
Grab a bag (or tub) of cheese doodles and use #NationalCheeseDoodleDay to post on social media.
Within our research, we were unable to identify the creator of National Cheese Doodle Day.
There are over 1,200 national days. Don’t miss a single one. Celebrate Every Day with National Day Calendar!