The month of November starts with National Calzone Day on November 1 and the Franklin County Visitors Bureau is inviting guests to taste the delicious Italian treat made with delicious local ingredients!

Calzones, a delicious Italian food, are oven-baked and folded pizzas that are made of dough and often filled with mozzarella, ricotta, and Parmesan cheese as well as meats such as sausage and pepperoni. A common Italian dish, many local eateries make this delicious product.

Franklin County is a top milk-producing county, with 440 dairy farms of around 42,700 milk cows producing 850 million pounds of milk. One such farm, Trickling Springs Creamery, prides itself on happy cows being raised naturally to produce organic milk, yogurt, butter, cheese and ice cream. The Whispering Brook Cheese Haus continues to the decades-old tradition of cheese making and produces an assortment of delicious cheese including smoked cheddar, goat’s milk, gouda, Italian seasoned, longhorn, Havarti, dill and bacon and sharp cheddar just to name a few.

Brothers Pizza, located in Shippensburg, Chambersburg, Greencastle and Mercersburg, serves up delicious pizza pies and calzones with homemade ingredients. In the town of Mercersburg, make sure to check out Mama’s Pizza and Romeo’s Pizza Shop, both local favorites of delicious eats.

The family-owned Maria & Sal’s Pizzeria in Fayetteville, serves delicious dishes and is generous with their portions of Italian favorites such as pizza, subs, wings and of course, calzones. The staff is there to serve and often prepares orders for take-out as well.

Pat & Carla’s Italian Eatery, a popular Italian restaurant, has expanded to three locations in Chambersburg to serve the needs of the locals and visitors alike. For 25 years, the eatery has been making delicious treats for delivery and carry out and also offers catering for events.

Rosalie’s Fabulous Grill, located in Chambersburg, makes everything homemade in their wood-fired oven. Try a calzone on their delicious, homemade buttery bread.

Vinnie’s on 11, adds a twist to New York style pizza with their flavorful unique pizza sauce and homemade dough.Always using fresh ingredients, they have been making quality food from family recipes since 1999.

Try a delicious calzone, or other delicious meal from one of these delicious Franklin County spots!

The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites all to explore Franklin County PA and enjoy the history, arts, recreation, natural beauty, fresh foods and warm hospitality of communities like Chambersburg, Greencastle, Mercersburg, Shippensburg, and Waynesboro. Franklin County PA is located just north of the Mason Dixon Line and an easy drive to Washington DC, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. Discover more….plan your visit at , by contacting 866.646.8060, 717.552.2977.