Happy National Peanut Butter Lovers Day!
Peanut Butter is a peanut paste, made of ground dry peanuts. The largest manufacturer of peanuts is the United States, it is estimated almost $88 million of peanut putter is consumed in America.
The use of peanuts dates back to the Aztecs, the use of peanuts paste is thought to have been used as a tooth remedy in the 1st century.
In 1884, the first paste known as peanut Butter was patented in Quebec. The peanuts were roasted and milled until they reached a liquid or semi liquid state. Sugar was added to harden the consistency.
Kellogg, known for his packaged cereals, is considered the person who developed modern peanut butter. He used boiled peanuts over roasted.