CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WBOY) — No surprise, West Virginia’s should-have food items is its well known pepperoni roll.
“France has the croissant. West Virginia? The pepperoni roll,” claimed Food items & Wine, which determined the ought to-have food in just about every condition. Whilst some states were supplied common dishes as their must-have food, West Virginia’s is a local most loved and piece of condition history.
Pepperoni rolls started out an quick packed and remarkably moveable workingman’s lunch that coal miners would carry down into the mines.
Though pepperoni rolls are not popular in other states, Food & Wine pointed out that the place other states’ foodstuff have been around due to the fact at times just before the condition was created, pepperoni rolls have only been around for about a century “so give it time,” Food stuff & Wine claimed.
Each Italian West Virginia grandmother has her own recipe for the best pepperoni rolls. Some folks use stick, sliced or floor sausage, some use cheese while other folks really don’t, but they are all delectable.
There is even now debate on in which has the finest pepperoni roll. Foods & Wine described that Fairmont’s Region Club Bakery originated the area staple. Also in north central West Virginia, Tomaro’s Bakery in Glen Elk in Harrison County and The Donut Store in Buckhannon in Upshur County are some crowd favorites, but Chico Bakery’s has been declared the formal pepperoni roll of the West Virginia Mountaineers.