October 8 – National Fluffernutter Day

National Fluffernutter Day

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Facts on Fluffernutter 

  • A sandwich made with peanut butter  and  marshmellow creme usually served on white bread.
  • Variations of the sandwich include the substitution of wheat bread  and the addition of various sweet, salty, and savory.
  • The term fluffernutter can also be used to describe other food items, primarily desserts that incorporate peanut butter and marshmallow crème.
  • The sandwich was first created in the early twentieth century after marshmallow creme, a sweet marshmellow like spread, was invented in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.
  • The name Fluffernutter was created by an advertising agency in 1960 as a more effective way to market the sandwich.