It’s Good to Be the King!

Who knows the story of the King Cake?

Well, the history of the King Cake began in 12th century France where the cake would be baked on the eve of January 6 to celebrate the visit to the Christ Child by the three Kings. A small token was hidden in the cake as a surprise for the finder.

But the origins go back a little further than that and as you would guess, it has something to do with the catholic church.

Read on.

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