April 2 – National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

Who doesn’t like peanut butter & jelly…

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National Peanut Butter Jelly Day

Five Food Finds about Peanut Butter 

  • Penut buter and jelly is the top  sandwiches made at home in the US
  • Studies show that there is a 75% chance that if you drop a slice of peanut buttered bread, it will fall face down
  • It is estimated that the average American school child will have munched through 1500 Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwiches before graduation.
  • An 18 ounce jar of peanut butter will contain about 850 peanuts.
  • The largest recorded peanut butter and jelly sandwich in the world was lovingly crafted in Peanut, Pennsylvania in 1993. It was 40 ft long and contained 150lbs of peanut butter and 50lbs of jelly.

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