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Pizza

Pizza is a popular commodity, acclaimed by people with its rich sauces, succulent cheeses, and delicious meats. Pizza began its significance; back in B.C. as a flavored flatbread in the Mediterranean region of Italy. It was believed that poor ancient Greeks only made pizza because it was affordable. Pizzerias subsequently began to spread internationally by the turn of the nineteenth century, especially in the United States alone. Currently, pizza is one of the world’s most favorite necessities, due to its different styles, mouth-watering dishes, and countless ingredients. Primarily, pizza is known for its different styles being produced in the United States, for example New-York style, Chicago-style, and Detroit-style. Inspired by the Mediterranean influence, each style of pizza contains herbs, spices, and cooking oils. New-York style pizzas are known for their thin, buttery crusts and are usually served folded. Pizza chains, Sbarro and Dominoes advertise and dominate the northern styles, because of Italian influence. When Italian immigrants came to New York, they spread their influence of pizza to the city; therefore Italian-Americans own pizza shops all over the city. Chicago is known for there deep dish style, a popular pizza with a thick crust, garlic butter, layers of meats, and mozzarella cheeses. Second, pizza can be made into several dishes. Different countries have made similar dishes of pizza, for example manakish, pitas, and calzones. Manakish is an Arabic dish served with ground meat, sesame seeds, and cheese and is served for breakfast or lunch. In homemade pizza dough, the crust is used to make other creations including, French bread pizza, pizza bagels, or tortilla pizzas. In Canada, garlic fingers are a popular dish cut into thin pizza strips

without tomato sauce and tomatoes. Instead garlic butter and cheese is used to satisfy taste…...

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