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Chef creates caviar pizza for Las Vegas pizzeria

Celebrating the recent opening of Las Vegas’ newest resort and casino, SLS Las Vegas, world renowned chef José Andrés took to the kitchens of 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria, temporarily trading in his chef’s coat for a pizzaiolo paddle. The resulting pie was truly chef-caliber: a Bianco base (mozzarella, parmesan, garlic, oregano, olive oil, no sauce), topped with fresh burrata,More »

Pizza Hut offers Fantasy Football owners opportunity to win pizza

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Football has arrived! And with it comes preparation in many forms, from real world football teams making final roster moves to fantasy football owners building cheat sheets and settling into online draft rooms to select their players for the 2014 season. But regardless of the amount of preparation,More »

Mellow Mushroom opens in Mansfield, Texas

Mansfield, TX–August 27, 2014 – Mansfield residents will now be able to enjoy fresh handcrafted pizza, craft beer and much more at the newest addition to the community, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers, now open. Mellow Mushroom Mansfield is located at 101 S. Main. The owners of this location, Kim and Montie Slawson, are thrilled to bringMore »

Peerless makes its mark at US Pizza Team Competition

Contestant clinches spot on The US Pizza Team using the Peerless CE131P   The new electric Peerless CE131P was a big hit at two events held by the US Pizza Team this summer. The new Peerless electric line uses solid state relays that not only run silent, but keep a tighter temperature band. The ovenMore »

Little Caesars rolls out pretzel pizza crust

Little Caesars Pretzel Pizza

The pretzel fast-food trend has entered the pizza market with the announcement that Little Caesars will offer a soft pretzel pizza crust beginning September 1. The limited-time offer will run for eight weeks, according to USA Today. The Soft Pretzel Crust Pepperoni Pizza costs $6 for a large. The pizza has a traditional pizza doughMore »

Science confirms mozzarella to be optimal pizza cheese

cheeses

A group of scientists at New Zealand’s University of Auckland dedicated recent research to finding the perfect pizza cheese. “Quantification of Pizza Baking Properties of Different Cheeses, and Their Correlation with Cheese Functionality,” was published in the Journal of Food Science this summer. Let’s break that technical jargon down. The group studied the properties ofMore »

Romeo’s Pizza Celebrates with Cleveland on August 23!

Cleveland fans can add one more must attend event to the list for August 23.  The new Romeo’s Pizza in Kamm’s Corners will hold a Grand Opening Party starting at noon on August 23.   MEDINA, OHIO – 8/20/2014 – The excitement continues for Clevelanders on August 23.  Football games, a baseball game AND theMore »

London restaurant goes card only

Pizza parlor alerts customers of stolen credit card receipts

Is this the beginning a cashless restaurant revolution? London-based Shrimpy’s, a California/Mexican street food restaurant, has gone cashless. This hip hangout only accepts cards using an app that allows patrons to even split the check, according to the London Evening Standard. Could cashless restaurants catch on in the U.S.? Split Bread, a small San FranciscoMore »