History and Origin
There is not much given about the origin of Pigs in a blanket Day. However, the reason why this day got its interesting name is that, this dish resembles or depicts Mangalitza pigs, which in appearance are very much like big fat sheep. They seem as perhaps they have been wrapped in a blanket. Hence, Pigs in a blanket involves wrapping sausages in croissant dough to give it the same look. It is believed that the day may have originated from a restaurant breakfast promotion.
Significance of the Day
Pig in a Blanket Day is observed to highlight a special sausage that is uniquely wrapped in a pancake. For some reasons, someone declared this sausage as a very special treat for various reasons that remain a mystery. Observing this day just means that sometimes a simple sausage can prove to be a big treat for someone.
Celebrating Pigs in a Blanket Day
If you are one among those, who always look for a reason to eat, then be prepared to celebrate Pigs in a Blanket Day. Enjoy some great time with your family and friends on this occasion.