Places that Rock: Denver Deep Dish / Pizzeria Ortica / Augie’s Pizza & Ribs

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Denver Deep Dish 819 Colorado Blvd. Denver, Colorado (720) 515-9090 denverdeepdish.com In December, the three-year-old Chicago-style pizza company opened its second location in the Mile High City. The famous Chicago-style hot dog appears on its expansive menu. True to tradition, the hot dog features a steamed poppy seed bun topped with mustard, neon green relish,More »

Respecting the Craft: Fresh Focus

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July is a time when fresh garden tomatoes become available at local Farmer’s Markets. Whether they’re “Early Girls” or “Big Boys” or any of the other available varieties, you simply cannot beat a fresh heirloom tomato. When they are available, you should definitely make use of them on your menu in as many ways asMore »

It’s a Stretch — Fresh Mozzarella

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Fresh mozzarella sets your pizzeria apart Scott Gittrich, president of Toppers Pizza, doesn’t mind his work commute. That’s because since 1998, Whitewater, Wisconsin-based Toppers Pizza, which has 70 locations across 11 states, has used a local cheese company as its primary supplier and manufacturer for its mozzarella. Located in Belgium, Wisconsin, the manufacturer receives milkMore »

Sottocasa Pizzeria, Brooklyn, NY — Italian Comfort

Luca Arrigoni, owner Sottocasa Pizzeria, Brooklyn, New York

Sottocasa becomes fixture in Brooklyn’s Boerum Hill   The brownstone has become synonymous with the neighborhoods of Brooklyn, New York. Tucked in the lower level of a brownstone on Atlantic Avenue resides the four-year-old Sottocasa Pizzeria. First-time pizzeria owner Luca Arrigoni welcomed Pizza Today in the spring for a tour, a meal and conversation. HailingMore »