April 24 – National Pigs in a Blanket Day

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Food Facts of Pigs in a Blanket

  • Pigs in a Blanket refers to cut up hot dogs or small cocktail wieners wrapped in dough.
  • Typically served at parties or social gatherings and often dipped in mustard, truly a crowd pleaser.
  • There are a many variations on this appetizer, sausages can be used for the pig part and croissants or pancakes for the blanket.
  • Those with an Eastern -European decent, Pigs in a Blanket often means stuffed cabbage.
  • Pigs in a Blanket can be accompanied with “Devils on Horseback” which is an appetizer of prunes wrapped in bacon.