Today is the 124th anniversary of the naming of the Pizza Margherita — in a letter from the Italian “Department of the Mouth” on behalf of Queen Margherita on June 11, 1889, presented the pie that bears her name.
Look no further than Pizza Today’s Man on the Street Scott Weiner to commemorate the occasion with a blog post. Check out Scott’s Pizza Journal by clicking here. For Pizza Margherita’s full history, click here.
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February 7, 2017 | Press Releases
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February 6, 2017 | Videos
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