Week Five: #Pizza #Yum

One of the really popular foods here is pizza, obviously. Ninety four percent of Americans eat pizza regularly, That’s alot! Ninety three percent of Americans consumed pizza last month. Pizza accounts for more than ten percent of all food service scales. There are many types of pizza all over but one of the most popular toppings here is Pepperoni, Thirty six percent of all pizza orders want their topping pepperoni. The U.S. consumes around 251,770,000 pounds of pepperoni every year. There are some really strange pizza toppings other places around the world maybe even where you live, Some popular pizza toppings in Japan are squid and Mayo Jaga (mayonaise, potato and bacon). Americans eat approximately one hundred acres of pizza a day or about three hundred and fifty slices per second. Sixty two percent of Americans prefer meat toppings while thirty eight percent prefer vegetables. Pizzerias represent seventeen percent of all restaurants. So as you can see pizza is really popular. I personally, really like pizza. Pizza isn’t my favorite but it is definitely is one of my top fifteen. Now that i know about some of the crazy toppings on pizza i think i have some taste testing in my personal time!

Source: http://pizza.com/fun-facts