PIZZA- THE LOVE, THE STORY, THE ORIGINAL PIE
Who doesn’t have a favorite pizza? Crispy thin crust or thick crust, floppy and cheesy or deep dish; it’s an anything and everything goes, no holds bar gotta have it food we all love. Even if you have allergies or sensitivities there is a way around it, still you can enjoy the pie we have grown to crave. That’s right, are you sensitive to wheat gluten? Try Gluten free pizza. Do you eat vegan? Soy, veggie and tofu it up! Factor in the current life expectancy in the US, and it looks like you’re going to have eaten close to 6,000 slices of pizza before you die. What a number! Let’s be honest though, the number is a lot higher for most of us, and we are not ashamed of it!
We want to share some facts about Pizza that you may not know and help you find who your friends are saying serves “the best pizza in town” here in The Villages, FL.
Mind Blowing Pizza Facts:
Largest pizza ever made was 122 ft. 8 in diameter which needed 9,920 lb of flour, 198 lb of salt, 3968 lb of cheese, and 1,984 lb of tomato puree.
I want some of this pizza!
Five Italian chefs bring the title back home with world-record pizza in Rome
Honored location? A local supermarket in South Africa for 22 years
Dough was baked in 5,234 separate batches over 48 hours
BONUS SIDE NOTE: IT WAS GLUTEN FREE!
Every year around 23 pounds of pizza is consumed per American on an average.
I don’t know about you, but I am curious, how much cheese, pepperoni and fancy toppings are we talking per pound?!
For More Interesting facts on our favorite food (Its Pizza, just in case you didn’t know…)
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