Looking to take a break from recipes and learn some pizza facts? Okay, I'll do my best to share some interesting tidbits about this great
food we call pizza. Here are a few eye-opening facts to get you started...
Did you know that?
94% of the population eats pizza (Source: Parade Magazine)
Americans eat approximately 100 acres of pizza EACH DAY (Source: Pizzaware.com)
There are approximately 69,000 pizzerias in the U.S. (Source: Blumenfeld and Associates.)
Saturday night is the biggest night of the week for eating pizza. (Source: virgiliospizzeria.com)
The biggest day of the year for pizza is Super Bowl Sunday (big surprise?).
October is National Pizza Month (I knew I loved that month).
The domain name www.pizza.com recently sold for around $2 million dollars (if only I had snagged that first).
Types of pizza
There are many different types of pizza out there. Everything from Neapolitan to Sicilian to Greek. Read about the different