5th April, 2018 will be… Deep Dish Pizza Day
National Deep Dish Pizza Day is coming on April 5. Pizza is by far one of the most loved and consumed Italian dishes. It is a compilation of buttery dough baked in a deep dish to perfection with delicious pizza sauce and toppings completed with heart-warming and melted cheese make this trade-mark all-consuming dish.
The pizza origin goes back to ancient Greece where the Greeks used to knead bread dough with oil and cultured rising agent. The dough was covered with wet cloth for the fermentation process to take place. After all that the dough dressed in oiled herbs and cheese, to be kept near a flame to cook to perfection. The Roman styled the dough with herbs, honey, and cheese to give the pie a uniquely sweet taste. The modern pizza roots back to Italy in the form of Neapolitan flatbread dressed in herbs, customized toppings and lastly buffalo cheese to make the dish an all favorite success.
The foundation of this amazing holiday was given by Ike Sewell, founder of Pizzeria Uno, special in making deep dish pizza delights. In 1943, he gave this idea in Chicago, and that is where Chicago style deep dish pizza name is originated. The annual production of pizza in the year 1997 was more than 2 billion pounds pies. And this dish, with its high consumption and amazing taste, has become the most favorite eatable item in the United States.
This type of buttery crust goodness is made in a deep dish almost 3 to 4-inches deep. The crust is in the dish like a bowl and upon it comes the sauce, ingredients, and toppings of pizza with ample amount of cheese. The pizza is baked in a preheated oven until all the goodness is now finally ready.
Deep Dish Pizza Day:
This day is a celebration for all pizza loving people to let loose and eat and make as much pizza pies as they like. This Italian dish, with its irresistible taste and cheesy goodness, is a favorite amongst all. Other than deep dish, the whole day is commemorated for the dish’s origin and great taste. Many pizzerias open their door to customers with interesting deals and mouthwatering pizza pies.
How to celebrate:
Grab your best buddies and go wild with pizza pies. Many pizzerias offer amazing flavors and variations of pizza for all consumer demands. So visiting these places is a great way to celebrate your favorite food day. Other than that, one can stay at home and pay homage to the great dish by making your pizza pie. So go shopping to collect all the basic ingredients and have a cheesy house party with friends and family.
Pizza has become such an all-time favorite for the people of United States that a proper homage to the delicious dish in the form of deep dish pizza day. So all you pizza extraordinaire out there, get ready because the holiday is just around the corner.
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