National Pizza Day

It’s February 9, are you celebrating National Pizza Day?

Why not add a little pizza knowledge (or fun) while you chow down on your favorite slice.

Fun facts:

  • In the US, we consume approximately 3 billion pizzas a year. That is the equivalent to 350 slices per second.
  • 17% of all restaurants in the USA are pizza shops
  • The top 10 US states that eat the most pizza in order are: Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Iowa, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Ohio, West Virginia

And if you are craving more, here are a few pizza related titles for your dining pleasure.

Slice Harvester: A Memoir in Pizza
By Colin Atrophy Hagendorf Narrated by Roger Wayne

A Pizza My Heart: Book 1 in the Slice series
By Teagan Hunter Narrated by Emma Wilder & Alex Kydd

Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American
By Ian MacAllen Narrated by Paul Bellantoni        

Pasta, Pane, Vino: Deep Travels Through Italy’s Food Culture
By Matt Goulding Narrated by Will Damron

Food Americana: The Remarkable People and Incredible Stories Behind America’s Favorite Dishes
By David Page Narrated by Jonathan Yen           


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