Popular Specialty Pizzas

There are millions of variations of pizza. Every pizzeria puts its own spin on the old favorite. If it can be put on top of pizza dough, chances are someone has made a pizza with it. We’ve compiled a list of pizza variations that have had staying power. White pizza...

When Tomatoes Met Pizza

Pizza has been topped with tomatoes for so long that it’s hard to imagine that tomatoes weren’t always a pizza staple. While you may find that surprising, you may find it even more surprising that tomatoes weren’t introduced to Italy until the 16th Century. Tomatoes...

Pizza Around the World

Dishes similar to pizza and pizza-inspired dishes are found in almost every country in the world. We have created a list of the pizza variations found internationally. Hawaiian Pizza In 1962, Hawaiian pizza was created in Ontario, Canada. We know that doesn’t sound...

The History of Pork Roll/Taylor Ham

The early history of pork roll is unclear. It’s possible that New Jersey’s favorite breakfast meat has origins in the Revolutionary War at the Battle of Trenton. If pork roll can truly trace its history back that far, it’s because the Continental Army needed a food...

Pizza Around the United States

In New Jersey, we are most familiar with New York-style pizza, but that’s far from the only pizza commonly served in the United States. Every region has its own specialty. We’ve compiled a list of the regional pizza variations in the United States. New York-style...

The History of Pizza

Pizza didn’t start to develop into the form we know and love today until the 16th Century. However, the origins of the flatbread with toppings began in the Neolithic period (15,200 BC to around 2,000 BC). Throughout history, various peoples have had their own...