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National Oreo Cookie Day

Celebrate National Oreo Cookie Day in style - whip up some delicious treats with your favorite Oreo cookies and get ready to indulge!
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Introduction

Get ready for a sweet celebration on National Oreo Cookie Day, March 6th! This day commemorates the classic cookie that has been around since 1912. According to legend, the first Oreo was made by Nabisco and sold in Hoboken, New Jersey. Since then it's become one of the most popular treats in America with over 362 billion cookies sold annually!

History of National Oreo Cookie Day

National Oreo Cookie Day Dates

National Oreo Cookie Day Timeline

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1912</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Oreo Cookie</div><div class='timeline-text'>The National Biscuit Company (Nabisco) introduces the Oreo biscuit, a sandwich cookie with two chocolate wafers and a creme filling.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1921</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Oreo Sandwich</div><div class='timeline-text'>The cookie is renamed as "Oreo Sandwich," reflecting its unique structure.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1974</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Double Stuf Oreo</div><div class='timeline-text'>Nabisco releases the Double Stuf Oreo, featuring double the amount of creme filling, becoming an instant hit among cookie lovers.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1983</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Introduction of Oreo Thins</div><div class='timeline-text'>In an effort to provide variety, Nabisco introduces Oreo Thins, a lighter version with fewer calories.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2012</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Oreo's Centennial Celebration</div><div class='timeline-text'>To mark Oreo's hundred-year anniversary, Nabisco introduces a limited-edition Birthday Cake cookie flavor.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2015</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Creation of Red Velvet Oreo</div><div class='timeline-text'>Red Velvet Oreo, made with red oreo biscuits and cream cheese flavored creme, is released, becoming a fan favorite.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate National Oreo Cookie Day

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Bake an Oreo Cake</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Turn your favorite cake recipe into a decadent Oreo cake. Layer chocolate cake with a cream cheese frosting and crushed Oreos for a delicious dessert.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Make Oreo Truffles</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>A simple, no bake treat that is sure to please. Crush up some Oreos, mix with cream cheese, roll into balls, then dip in melted chocolate. Voila!</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Eat an Oreo Sandwich</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Take two Oreos and stuff them with ice cream for the ultimate Oreo sandwich.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Create an Oreo Artwork</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Use various Oreo sizes and colors to create a piece of art that you can proudly display in your home.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-header'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 id='' class='facts-title'>Go on an Oreo Taste Test</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Grab some friends and head to the store for a taste test of different flavors of Oreos to see which one comes out on top.</p></div></div>

Why We Love National Oreo Cookie Day

<div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>A</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Oreos are delicious</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>It's hard to deny the irresistible flavor of an Oreo cookie. With its crunchy chocolate wafer and creamy filling, it's a treat that no one can resist. Plus, now there are so many different varieties to choose from - including Birthday Cake and Red Velvet!</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>B</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Oreos are versatile</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Oreos aren't just meant for snacking - you can use them to make all sorts of desserts, from cheesecakes to milkshakes. You can even grind them up in a food processor and use the leftover crumbs to give your cookies or brownies an added crunchy texture!</p></div></div><div id='' class='whywelove-item'><div id='' class='whywelove-letter-cont'><div class='whywelove-letter'>C</div></div><div id='why-we-love-main-cont'><h3 id='' class='whywelove-title'>Oreos support small businesses</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>By purchasing Oreo products from small convenience stores and grocery stores, you are helping to support small businesses and the local economy. So next time you go shopping, think about picking up some Oreos so you can show your love and appreciation for National Oreo Cookie Day!</p></div></div>

Unveiling 5 Sweet Secrets of Oreos

<div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-number-wrapper'><p class='facts-number'>1</p></div><div class='facts-core-content'><h3 class='facts-title'>Oreo's recipe is a well-guarded secret</h3><p class='facts-content'>The exact recipe of the cookie is a closely guarded secret by Mondelez International, and only a very small number of employees know the complete method of creating Oreos.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-number-wrapper'><p class='facts-number'>2</p></div><div class='facts-core-content'><h3 class='facts-title'>Oreo cookies are vegan… in some countries</h3><p class='facts-content'>In certain countries, like the USA and Canada, the Oreo cookie is free of animal products and considered vegan, but in others, it is not due to cross-contact with milk.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-number-wrapper'><p class='facts-number'>3</p></div><div class='facts-core-content'><h3 class='facts-title'>Oreo cookies have traveled to space</h3><p class='facts-content'>In 2005, Astronaut Thomas Reiter took a package of Oreo cookies aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery, making it the first cookie in space.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-number-wrapper'><p class='facts-number'>4</p></div><div class='facts-core-content'><h3 class='facts-title'>Oreo dares to be different with limited-edition flavors</h3><p class='facts-content'>Over the years, Oreo has produced a number of unique, limited-edition flavors like Watermelon, Fruit Punch, Root Beer Float, and Blueberry Pie to name a few.</p></div></div><div class='facts-item'><div class='facts-number-wrapper'><p class='facts-number'>5</p></div><div class='facts-core-content'><h3 class='facts-title'>There is a "right" way to eat an Oreo</h3><p class='facts-content'>According to a survey conducted by Oreo, there is indeed a right – or at least, preferred – way to eat the cookie. About 50% of people pull the cookie apart before eating it.</p></div></div>

National Oreo Cookie Day FAQs

When is National Oreo Cookie Day?

National Oreo Cookie Day is celebrated on March 6 every year. In 2024 National Oreo Cookie Day will occur on a Wednesday.

National Oreo Cookie Day Dates

Year
Date
Day

2023

Mar 6

Monday

2024

Mar 6

Wednesday

2025

Mar 6

Thursday

2026

Mar 6

Friday

2027

Mar 6

Saturday

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