At last year's Meatball Madness event, host Giada De Laurentiis told us vegetarian was the hot new trend, but admitted to having judged 25 different contenders to help crown the winner of the event. One of her favorites? A version made with rabbit.
At this year's S. Pellegrino's Meatball Madness hosted by Giada De Laurentiis, approximately 21,000 meatballs will be prepared. That's an estimated 17.5 meatballs per person.
Source: New York City Wine & Food Festival