March 28, 2017 |

Pizza Expo Tuesday Wrap Up — IPC, WPG prelims

By Pizza Today


Tuesday Results: International Pizza Challenge and World Pizza Games

See who advanced in the International Pizza Challenge and who won fastest box fold and fastest dough in the World Pizza Games.

International Pizza Challenge

International Pizza Challenge

NAPOLETANA FINALS WINNERS:

1. Giovanni Landi of Pizzeria Vanin. Giovanni competes Thursday in the Pizzamaker of the Year competition.

2. Vito Iacopelli of Prova Pizzeria
3. Kyle Garland of Italy II

 

TRADITIONAL FINALISTS

Competing in the TRADITIONAL finals are: (we had a perfect TIE for second place):

1) Joey Nidel of Tusconos
2) Kimberly Duncan of Forghedaboudit Pizza Pasta and Wings
2) Luciano Carciotto of Pizzeria 7+
3) Kelsey Jones of Newcastle Pizzeria

The TRADITIONAL finalists compete at 10 am in IPC 1 on THURSDAY. Low and high scores will be tossed out. The winner receives a trophy and $7,500 and will advance to the PIZZA MAKER of the YEAR bake-off. Second place receives $2,000 and third place receives $1,000.


World Pizza Games

World Pizza Games

2017 WPG Fastest Box Finals
Order First Last Company Time Rank
2 BONN RASSAVONG CITIZEN PIE 00:20.035 1
5 DAVID WHISKER B.C. PIZZA 00:21.019 2
1 MITCHELL ROTOLO ROTOLOS 00:22.028 3
4 JAMES RILEY SEXY PIZZA 00:22.068 4
3 JUSTIN WADSTEIN PIZZA MY HEART 00:31.028 5

 

2017 WPG Fastest Dough Finals
First Last Company Time Rank
MITCHELL ROTOLO ROTOLOS 00:29.024 1
DOMENICO SPOSATO PIZZERIA LA CONCHIGLIA 00:31.016 2
JOSH VACKNITZ PAGLIACCI PIZZA 00:31.073 3
BROOKE GOODRICH ROTOLO’s pizzeria 00:34.068 4
BRITTANY SAXTON SIX HUNDRED DOWNTOWN 00:34.079 5

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