PIZZA

What year was pizza first invented?

  1. Pizza was invented in 1889 in Naples, Italy.

Who was the person who invented pizza?

2.) A baker named Raffaele Esposito invented pizza.

How was pizza first invented?

3.) Raffaele Esposito was called upon by the Italian King Umberto I and Queen Margherita to make something that would represent the national colors of Italy. So Raffaele came up with the idea of pizza made out of fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and basil.

When did the first pizzeria opened in America? Where was it located?

4.) The first pizzeria in America opened in 1905 by Gennuardo Lombardi. It was located on 53 ⅓ Spring Street In New York City.

What are the main ingredients in pizza?

5.) The ingredients to make the dough include, yeast, sugar, and salt. Marinara sauce is used for the sauce on the dough. Pizza is topped typically with mozzarella cheese, and you could add any additional toppings you’d like to have. Anywhere from pepperoni’s to pineapples.


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