Deep Dish Downs 31 Sandwiches To Honor Elvis

Third annual World Peanut Butter & Banana Sandwich Eating ChampionshipThe third annual World Peanut Butter & Banana Sandwich Eating Championship took place recently in Biloxi, Mississippi, honoring the memory and favorite snack of Elvis Presley. 

The winner was Pat “Deep Dish” Bertoletti, who crushed 31sandwiches in 10 minutes, dethroning world record holder and runner-up Bob “Notorious B.O.B.” Shoudt, as well as eight other competitive eaters. 

The 26-year-old from Chicago fell short of Shoudt's record of 36. 

Afterwards Bertoletti said:  "I ate 28 last year, so maybe next year I'll break the record.  Now, I'm going to celebrate." 

He chased the sandwiches with red fruit punch.  

Elvis Presley was born on January 8,1935, in Tupelo, Mississippi.