Today (Feb.9th) is National Pizza Day. Whether it is thin crust, Chicago-style, deep dish or from Tata’s in Kingston National Pizza Day is the best way to dive into you favorite pie (not that you need on!)
Here are some interesting facts about pizza:
- Pepperoni is the most popular pizza at 36% of all pies ordered.
- Over 3 billion pizzas are sold in the USA each year. Add another 1 billion on frozen pizzas
- 17% of all Canadian Restaurants are pizzerias.
- Antica Pizzeria, the first Pizzeria, opened in Naples, Italy, in 1738.
- Gennaro Lombardi, the first Pizzeria in the United States, opened in 1895 in New York City.
- s consume on average 23 pounds of pizza per person each year
And a special thanks to George from Tata’s on 569 Princess St for joining us on Fresh Radio this afternoon!
you can catch the interview below:
TODAY WE ENJOY ALL THE PIZZA!!!!!!