If you really love pizza then it’s a must read article for you. There are pizzaholics all around the world and nothing to say in addition about the Italians. This article is so informative that if you miss single line of it, you will just be missing something great. Probably this is the first article that we are bringing on any dish. So we can understand that you people are getting excited and so we will not make you all wait anymore and just start discussing something amazing about the Pizzas that you have never heard before.
Fun and Informative Facts about Pizza
1. We think that pizza is an Italian food but actually, trace has been found by the archaeologists that a food that is almost similar to the Pizzas, existed during the New Stone Age Period.
2. The ancestors of modern day pizzas were actually a flat bread that was known as Foccasia. Different types of toppings were sprinkled above it and served.
3. During the early ages, pizzas were actually a sweet dish and not a savoury.
4. Here’s an amazing thing you should know. Pizzas were actually the food of lower class peoples and were sold in the streets. It was never the foods of the upper class peoples in the society.
5. The beginning of the modern day pizza started from 18th century near the Area of Naples. They first started the trend of adding tomatoes to their yeast based flat breads and that’s when it’s all started.
6. Pizza was introduced to the USA with the arrival of Italian immigrants in the 19th century.
1. 14 inch of Pizza contains an average of 25% protein, 15% fat and 7 % cholesterol per slice.
2. There’s a confusion that some people think pizza is not appropriate as a breakfast. But according to a study, 36% of the Americans think pizza is the perfect breakfast choice.
3. According to a study, it is also proved that 94% of the total Americans eats pizza regularly. Is it an Italian Food or an American Food? Feeling really confused.
4. The healthy pizza will only be considered that contains less cheese, less sodium and healthy toppings.
5. Pizza is actually regarded as a junk food but if it is healthy, it can be taken as a healthy balanced diet. Therefore, it’s better to try out homemade pizzas to make it more healthy.
1. Pizza Hut is one of the most popular Pizza retail chain all over the world. They have almost 12,583 stores in about 90 countries.
2. If you are an American or if you live in America, you obviously know about Pizzerias. It is the most popular chain of America. It has about 61,269 retail stores all over the country.
3. Can you guess about how many pizzas are sold all over the world every year? The amount is 5 billion and most of them are in America, which amounts to about 3 Billion. So America is the highest Pizza consuming country in the World.
4. The first Domino’s Pizza opened in the year 1967 but the first Pizza Hut was opened in 1958, while the Papa John’s in 1984.
1. The most important month for the Pizza lovers is the October month because it is regarded as the National Pizza month.
2. According to a survey, it was found that about 350 slices of pizza is eaten in USA each second.
So pizzas are all interesting. Have you ever thought about learning so many things about the pizza? That’s called love. You really love pizza that’s took your interest in this article.