West Virginia: Recount!


A knowledgeable reader wrote in to enlighten me that West Virginia does indeed have its very own food stuff—the West Virginia pepperoni roll. According to West Virginia Pepperoni Rolls website, these are composed of “a few thin slices of pepperoni baked in a soft, golden oval of slightly sweet dough, smaller than a dinner roll.”

Things I have learned since yesterday: West Virginians like pepperoni rolls and also they are racist. Very.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 14, 2008


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