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7 Savvy Ways to Get Your Pizza Menu ‘OnTrend’

#inthepizzabusiness Pizza is holding its own against emerging food trends and pizza consumption continues to grow in the United States. Convenience and taste still play a big role in the dining experience despite the trend toward healthier and more sustainable food...

Essential Tips for Buying and Storing Wood for your Wood-Fired Oven

Follow these simple tips when buying and storing wood for your wood-fired pizza oven:   BUYING WOOD Don’t buy from just anyone - ensure the seller is reputable It’s worth paying extra to have the wood stacked for you. You’ll only know what you paid for when you see it...

Commercial Wood-Fired Oven Basics

#inthepizzabusiness The Appeal of a Commercial Wood-Fired Oven A traditional wood-fired pizza oven offers built-in bragging rights, is visually compelling and creates an unmatched ambiance. More and more customers are seeking out establishments that offer artisanal...

The History of Pizza in the USA – 12 Surprising Facts

While traditionalists see the Neapolitan wood-fired oven pizza as the only “real” pizza, this food has undergone a substantial transformation since its introduction to American culture. Here are some surprising facts about the history of pizza in the United States.  ...

18 Outdoor Kitchens That Will Inspire You to Create Your Own!

Alfresco dining at its best, these images show the versatility of building a wood-fired oven into the design of an outdoor kitchen. Combined with seating, refrigeration, audio visual equipment (and even a swimming pool bar!), these beautiful entertainment areas offer...

13 Things You May Not Know About the History of Pizza

Did you know that pizza isn’t considered “true pizza” unless baked in a wood-fired oven? Here are some more interesting facts about the humble beginnings of this now world famous food...   Pizza was just flatbread until the advent of the tomato as a topping. For many...

A Guide to Preparing Your Wood-Fired Pizza Oven

So you’ve built your wood-fired pizza oven and now you’re ready to use it. This guide will show you how to choose the best wood for wood-fired oven cooking, start the perfect fire for cooking and prepare your pizza oven for use. 1. Choosing the Best Wood for...

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