Twinkies-hostess golden sponge cake with a banana filling
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This box contains 10 individually wrapped cakes.
The Twinkie and all its banana creamy, cakey, golden goodness needs no introduction. Because this banana creamy, cakey, golden goodness has been enchanting the masses for generations. One sweet bite at a time.
I bet you didn’t know
- The original filling was a banana cream
- Twinkies are frozen, dipped into batter then deep fried
- Twinkies were first made by The Continental Baking Company in Indianapolis, Indiana. Continental also made "Wonder Bread" and had a snack line called Hostess. There are some citations that the Twinkie was invented in 1933, but the Hostess website says 1930.
- According to Hostess Christopher Sell, from Rugby, England, invented the "fried Twinkie" in 2001 at his restaurant in Brooklyn, New York.