National Fudge Day

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Hello there, sweet tooth enthusiasts! Buckle up because we’re about to embark on a tantalizing tour de fudge in celebration of National Fudge Day. Can you think of anything more comforting than a velvety piece of luscious fudge melting in your mouth? We didn't think so either!

When is Fudge Day?

It's national fudge day on the 16th June.

A Sweeter History Than the Treat Itself - National Fudge Day

Noted in our archives are an impressive 4392 mentions of National Fudge Day, with the biggest sugar rush occurring on June 16, 2015. It seems that this is the day when fudge lovers really unite and let their sweet tooth flags fly high by sharing, gifting, and most importantly, savoring this heavenly delight.

Fudgy Traditions Worth Sinking Your Teeth Into

Although fudge found its heavenly fame in America, you'd be fascinated to know that it was actually an oh-so-sweet mistake. Yes, you heard it right! Fudge was born when a confectioner goofed while trying to create hard caramel - but we're certainly not complaining. This delicious error is joyfully celebrated throughout America (and the internet), with families and friends sharing their secret fudge recipes, collaborating on fudge making challenges, or even competing in friendly neighborhood fudge-offs.

Why Fudge Deserves Its Own Day

Now, you might be asking yourself - why does fudge get its own special day? Apart from being an irreplaceably delight, fudge brings joy, laughter, and togetherness. It holds a special place in our hearts (and our dessert menus) and therefore, deserves its day under the sun. So here's to the sweetest day of the year, National Fudge Day, may your day be filled with rich, creamy, homemade, or store-bought fudge!

Did you know?

Did you know that Mackinac Island in Michigan is considered the fudge capital of the U.S.? They have been making fudge since the late 19th century and continue to enthrall visitors with their delicious fudge.


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First identified

20th April 2015

Most mentioned on

16th June 2015

Total mentions


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