June 11, 2013 |

Happy Pizza Margherita Day

By Pizza Today


Happy Pizza Margherita DayToday 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.

Click here to get a great Pizza Margherita recipe.

To explore more pizza recipes from PizzaToday.com, click here.

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