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Tim Tam Day

Indulge in the ultimate chocolatey treat on Tim Tam Day - delicious crunchy biscuits coated in creamy chocolate, what more could you want?
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Get ready to indulge in some delicious Tim Tams on February 16, also known as Tim Tam Day! These iconic Australian biscuits have been around since 1964 and have become a beloved treat all over the world. The name "Tim Tam" was actually inspired by a horse that won the Kentucky Derby in 1958, and the slogan "the most irresistible chocolate biscuit" has certainly proved to be true. Whether you prefer to eat them whole or do the classic "Tim Tam Slam", this day is dedicated to celebrating these scrumptious treats and satisfying your sweet tooth. So mark your calendars and get ready for a tasty celebration!

History of Tim Tam Day

Tim Tam Day Timeline

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1958</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Name Inspiration</div><div class='timeline-text'>The name "Tim Tam" was inspired by the winning horse at the Kentucky Derby in 1958.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1964</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Tim Tam Launch</div><div class='timeline-text'>Arnott’s, one of Australia’s biggest biscuit companies, launched the Tim Tam biscuit.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1988</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Flavour Expansion</div><div class='timeline-text'>Arnott’s started diversifying its Tim Tam range with new flavour introductions.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2004</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Global Recognition</div><div class='timeline-text'>Due to its increasing popularity, Tim Tam biscuits sparked international interest and began to be exported globally.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2010</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Tim Tam Slam Trend</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Tim Tam Slam, a unique way of eating the biscuit by using it as a straw to drink hot beverages, became a viral trend.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2016</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Tim Tam Day</div><div class='timeline-text'>February 16 was decreed as National Tim Tam Day, dedicated to celebrating this iconic Australian treat.</div></div></div>

How to Celebrate Tim Tam 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 your own Tim Tams</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Put on your apron and get baking! Look up a recipe for homemade Tim Tams and impress your friends and family with your baking skills on Tim Tam Day.</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'>Host a Tim Tam tasting party</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Gather some friends and have a Tim Tam tasting party. Buy different flavors of Tim Tams and see which one everyone likes the best. Don't forget to have some milk handy for dipping!</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'>Create a Tim Tam-inspired dessert</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Get creative in the kitchen and come up with a Tim Tam-inspired dessert. Use crushed Tim Tams as a topping or mix them into a dessert recipe for a delicious twist on a classic treat.</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'>Go on a Tim Tam hunt</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Challenge yourself to find as many different flavors of Tim Tams as possible on Tim Tam Day. See if you can find any limited edition or international flavors to add to your collection.</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'>Share your love for Tim Tams on social media</h3><p id='' class='facts-text'>Take a photo with your favorite flavor of Tim Tams and share it on social media using the hashtag #TimTamDay. Spread the love for these delicious cookies and maybe even inspire others to try them for the first time.</p></div></div>

Why We Love Tim Tam 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'>Tim Tams are a delicious Australian treat</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>Tim Tams are an iconic biscuit originating from Australia. They have a unique taste and texture, making them loved by people all over the world. On Tim Tam Day, we get to indulge in this tasty delight and celebrate its Aussie roots!</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'>They're great for sharing with friends and family</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>One of the best things about Tim Tams is that they come in packs, meaning you can share them with your loved ones. Whether it's dunking them in coffee together or challenging each other to the famous Tim Tam Slam, Tim Tam Day is a great excuse to gather around and enjoy these delicious treats together.</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'>There are endless flavors to try</h3><p id='' class='whywelove-text'>From classic milk chocolate to unique flavors like dark mint chocolate and caramel, there's a Tim Tam flavor for everyone. On Tim Tam Day, you have the perfect opportunity to try out different flavors and discover your new favorite. Who knows, maybe you'll even find a limited edition flavor that you can't resist!</p></div></div>

5 Tasty Facts About Tim Tams

Tim Tam Day FAQs

When is Tim Tam Day?

Tim Tam Day is celebrated on February 16 every year. In 2024 Tim Tam Day will occur on a Friday.

Tim Tam Day Dates



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