Tag Archive: Rudy Malnati

Feb 22

Chicago-Style Pizza

Chicago has long been famous for its pizza. So famous, in fact, that a certain type of pizza is known as Chicago-Style Pizza. The term “Chicago-Style” sometimes refers to stuffed pizzas and a variety of uniquely Chicago thin crust pizzas, but a real Chicago-Style pizza is a deep-dish pan pizza. In order to be a …

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Jan 27

A Pizza By Any Other Name

Pizza is one of the most popular foods in the world. It might go by another name, but the rules are the same: use a dough base, cover it with a type of sauce, and put toppings over that. Recipes will often call for another topping after the toppings, such as cheese over a meat …

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Nov 16

History Of Chicago Style Pizza

The Chicago-style “deep-dish” pizza that many people love was invented at Pizzeria Uno, in Chicago, in 1943, reportedly by Uno’s founder Ike Sewell, a former University of Texas football star. However, a 1956 article from the Chicago Daily News asserts that Uno’s original pizza chef Rudy Malnati developed the famous recipe. The pizza’s foundation is …

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