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A bill that would make the pepperoni roll the official state food has been brought to the House of Delegates.

"House Concurrent Resolution 84" declares the pepperoni roll the state food.

The bill links the Pepperoni roll's likeness to that of cheese steaks to Philadelphia and bagels to New York.

The pepperoni roll was created around 1927 by a baker in Fairmont.