National Cream Filled Donut Day


What is National Cream Filled Donut Day?

Today, September 14th, is National Cream Filled Donut Day. On this day, people all over the world get together with friends and families to recognize one of our favorite desserts. These delicious treats are popular in many venues or coffee shop. In fact, a super quick way to earn the love of various coworkers or family members is by bringing in a dozen of cream filled donuts to lighten the mood and satisfy everyone’s sugary cravings.

History of National Cream Filled Donut Day

While the person responsible for first injecting cream inside of the donuts isn’t known, learning a little bit of the history behind these amazing pastries will make you enjoy them ten times more. Donuts came to the United States in the mid-1800s through Dutch settlers that were known for their pastries. The first donut with a hole in the middle is said to be a creation of American Hansen Gregory. Thankfully, someone after Jensen made the brilliant decision to fill that hole with cream filling. Since then, many have taken this masterpiece and made it into their own for sweet oriented people to enjoy.

Reasons to be thankful for cream filled donuts

  • Umm, they’re donuts.
  • Donuts + cream = heaven
  • They make your inner child happy!
  • Because you love yourself, duh
  • Donuts are made with love and happiness
  • Endless smiles while eating them!

Celebrate National Cream Filled Donut Day the right way

Whether you enjoy chocolate, vanilla, lemon, or jam filling in your donut, today is the perfect day to enjoy these sweet pastries. Start your day right by heading to your local donut shop and enjoying a freshly made cream filled treat. Don’t forget to share with those you love-including the author of this article!