Who doesn’t love pizza? Pretty much no one, especially in the U.S.A.. The numbers bear out that fact. Did you know that 93 percent of Americans — more than one of every 10 — eat pizza at least once per month? Around the world, 5 billion pizzas are purchased every year — 3 billion of those, 60 percent, in the United States alone.
There are 70,000 pizzerias in the United States and Americans down an average of 46 slices of pizza — about six full pizzas — every year.
But when you can’t make a run to the local pizza joint, and delivery hours are over, there’s still one alternative. Yes, that’s right — frozen pizza.
But can you actually get a good pizza not from a wood oven, but from your freezer? This video put together by a our fellow pizzaholics at BuzzFeed attempts to answer that question, as a genuine, certified pizza connoisseur taste-tests — blindfolded — several of the most popular frozen pizza brands, and gives his instant reactions.
What’s most amazing in this video is that people like this pizza connoisseur actually exist, who can discuss pizza the way wine experts talk about wine.
So if you’re subject to pizza cravings, and you want to keep your freezer well-stocked to make sure you’re never caught without a precious pie on hand, check out this video.
And if you’re still not satisfied, check out frozen pizza ratings from Consumer Reports.