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Friday, March 6th, 2020
make good restaurant pizza
Pizza restaurants spend a significant amount of time and money researching, testing, and tweaking their dough and sauce recipes to find the perfect mix. The secret to making a restaurant style pizza lies in how the dough and sauce is prepared as well as the toppings. There is also a trick to cooking the pizza...

Thursday, January 30th, 2020
kneading dough to make great pizza
Anyone can make a pizza. All you need are the basic ingredients, cooking supplies, and an oven. However, making a great pizza is a different story. Great pizza is what friends and family talk about and drop sly hints that you should make it again soon. Great pizza is what the taste buds remember, long...

Sunday, December 15th, 2019
pizza delivery square boxes
You probably don’t even give it a second thought; Pizza has always been delivered in square boxes. Have you ever taken a minute to wonder why? Why do round pizzas come in square container? There is no hard and fast answer, but it’s partially because round containers are too hard to make and square containers...

Friday, November 29th, 2019
pizza styles
It is incredible that a dish that basically contains the same three core ingredients can result in such a variety of different tastes. The pizza in its very basic form is dough, sauce, and a blanket of cheese and meat (and sometimes vegetables). From these core components, there have been many innovative pizza aficionados willing...

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
Pineapple pizza
It’s our favorite time of the year! October is National Pizza Month and we just get so excited we can’t hide it. In honor of all things pizza and to celebrate the pizza pies we sling here at Pizza Planet, check out some neat facts you may not have heard of! October is National Pizza...

Saturday, August 31st, 2019
There are few things more hotly debated than the history of pizza in the United States. This cheesy food item is a deeply embedded part of American culture that has taken on many styles and regional adaptations. As a society raised on pizza parties and delivery orders, it’s easy to forget that this beloved pie...

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
history of pizza tomato basil mozzarella
Have you ever wondered how the first pizza would have tasted? Think about it, There are endless questions here. Where did pizza come from? Where would someone have gotten the wacky idea to take a flat disc of dough, slosh some sauce on it, top it off with cheese and then throw it in the...

Thursday, June 20th, 2019
neon pizza sign
Pizza is delicious. You’d be hard pressed to make a bad pizza, but there are definitely some weird and strange pizza toppings out there. And we’ve managed to put together a list of the winners of what we consider weird and gross pizza toppings. Try them, if you dare! Pineapple as the most loved and...

Saturday, May 25th, 2019
pizza delivery boxes in creepy window
If you’re a nice human, you’ve already realized pizza delivery men and women are the unsung heroes of the food industry. So what if they’re not the ones in the kitchen perfecting the cheese-to-sauce ratio or seeing what else can be stuffed inside of a pizza crust? They’re driving from point A to point B...

Friday, March 15th, 2019
astronaut floats in outer space in front of earth
Pizza is the perfect food. You can take it everywhere, just pick up a slice and walk. No muss, no fuss. That’s part of its appeal, after all. But can you have pizza in outer space? If you were an astronaut and your favorite food is pizza, chances are that a cheesy pizza pie (or...