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Pizza Reviews

We take great pride in our Pizza Reviews and are doing reviews on Pizza’s sold at Pizza Hut, Domino’s, Papa John’s, Pizza Express, Pizza GoGo, Tops Pizza, Bella Italia, Prezzo’s, Ask Italian, Frankie & Benny’s, Pizza Restaurants and Supermarket Pizza’s. Our Pizza reviews although fun, are also to the point and real, with each Pizza review been given careful time and thought. We are the worlds premier Pizza review website where you can find 100’s of Pizza reviews to choose from. Read More >

Pizza Discount Codes & Offers

We will bring you the latest offers and discounts from the world of Pizzas. Read More >

Pizza Directory – Find A Pizza

Our latest work on The Pizza Lads website is to add every Pizza Delivery Service and Restaurant / Outlet. We have called this “Find A Pizza“. You can find all your favourite pizza establishments and delivery services in your local area. You can also leave reviews on them too… This is a unique Pizza database for everyone. Read More >

Pizza Menu Prices

We will also be bringing you Pizza Menu Prices for all your favourite Pizza outlets and delivery services including, Domino’s Pizza, Papa John’s Pizza, Pizza Hut, Pizza GoGo, Pizza Express, Prezzo’s, Tops Pizza, Frankie & Benny’s, Bella Italia, Ask Italian, Our prices are a guide as of course the pizza prices are changing all the time with offers and also vary from different regions in the country. Read More >

Pizza Gifts

Great fun Pizza Gifts as recommended by us and reviewed. Gifts for all occasions, Birthdays, Xmas etc. Read More >

Pizza Equipment

We do sell and review some Pizza Equipment too, these include gadgets and kitchen items like Pizza ovens, Pizza cutters etc. Read More >

Commercial Pizza Equipment

Some great products for those businesses who give us great pizzas. Read More >

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The History of Pizza’s

Pizza is a favourite food for people of all ages and is eaten all over the world in just about every country. If you too, enjoy slices of cheesy pizza goodness, you might be interested in this famous dish’s interesting history.

Background

Pizza chains like Domino’s and Papa John’s are famous all over the world, but before these brands came into existence, pizza’s popularity had a slow beginning.  The Pizza dish was brought from Europe to other parts of the globe by Italian settlers who migrated and took their countries dishes with them.  Pizza calls Naples, a Mediterranean coastal city, its home.

The modern Pizza called Italy home back in the mid 1800’s. If we go back even further in time, we’ll discover that the ancient Romans, Greeks and Persians enjoyed the a Pizza too!  Historical records show that these old civilizations had different kinds of bread shaped in round and flat forms and served with toppings that were enjoyed by their citizens.

While plenty of European nations created meals that look like pizza, it was the Italians who became the most fascinated with the dish, allowing it to evolve over centuries. Italian chefs created different types of pizza’s and products and really put Pizza on the map.

In Pompeii, for example, archaeologists discovered unmistakable proof that the ancient people of Pompeii had a network designed to produce pizza – including street shops and kitchens where they were cooked and served.

Power of the Tomato

The introduction of the humble tomato from the New World in the 1700’s had a massive impact on the evolution of pizza. The tomato is considered to be the vital ingredient that made pizza famous all over the world. Despite members of Italian royalty thinking that tomatoes were food for poor people, it was generally accepted since it allowed pizza dishes to become more interesting and delicious and of course is great for holding everything together and in place.  The new recipes created by chefs from Naples changed their minds.

Pizza’s Royal History

The first restaurant to produce only pizza’s was born in Naples in 1830. Quickly, more pizza restaurants began to open all over Italy.  The pizza design that was copied the most was created by a well-known chef of the day called Raffaele Esposito. In 1889 he designed 3 recipes specifically for the King & Queen of the country, one of these designs, the Margherita, is considered to be the most famous pizza recipes even now!

Today’s Pizza’s…

People now purchase an astonishing 5 billion pizzas globally each year.  Their proliferation increased dramatically when pizza began being offered with home delivery, and the dish continues to delight hungry patrons every day. There are original variations that come out all the time, such as new recipes for the dough or interesting toppings or with stuff crusts.

So the next time you’re having a slice from Domino’s or Papa John’s or any other chain, think of this dish’s history and enjoy each bite!

The Pizza Lads

About The Pizza Lads..

WE LOVE PIZZA – We are a couple of lads who love Pizza’s and eat them all the time. Our names are Bill & Ted and we are having a most excellent adventure. ha ha.

We will be posting Pizza Reviews, Pizza Menu Prices, Pizza Products and a international Pizza Directory database or pizza deliveries and restaurants, along with offers and fun stuff. The Pizza directory is called “Find A Pizza” and is a ongoing project and will be for the next few years while we work our way through the USA.

The website went live in 2017 and recently we have been working very hard to become the worlds number 1 go to website for pizzas. Our thoughts are lighthearted and humerus and we mean no offence to anyone, our reviews are polite and friendly.

If you love Pizza’s like ourselves, please follow us on Facebook and then keep in touch – We always respond to all emails & comments.

Thanks for reading
Bill & Ted
The Pizza Lads

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