WORLD’S LARGEST FRYING PAN
DELMARVA CHICKEN FESTIVAL 2012 is happening now in Salisbury, Maryland, June 15 & 16
DEL-MAR-VA PENINSULA and the EASTERN SHORE.
Each year a public Chicken Festival is held in a different city. Thousands of chickens are broiled or fried for the crowd who enjoy exhibits, entertainment, and the food. Shown is the ORIGINAL WORLD’S LARGEST FRYING PAN where over 10,000 pieces of chicken are fried daily. Fired by tank gas jets, this 11 foot pan holds 100 gallons of cooking oil. The Frying Pan is seen in action.
DELMARVA CHICKEN FESTIVAL
The 62nd Annual Delmarva Chicken Festival BEGINS TODAY!
Pictured on this postcard is Miss Maria Pizzadili. Her prize winning recipe, “Chicken a la Romano,” made her Delaware’s National Junior Chicken Cooking Champion of the 1957 DELMARVA CHICKEN FESTIVAL.
Also, check out THIS DELMARVA QUEEN.
“The DELMARVA PENINSULA…
…is the birthplace of the nation’s broiler industry and is the most concentrated broiler producing area in the world. Over 260 million chickens are raised and processed here annually. The National Chicken Cooking Contest and Delmarva Chicken Festival are held here in June of each year.”
How many of you knew this?