Category Archives: Pizza

What Is VPN Certification for Pizza (Vera Pizza Napoletana) ?

  What is VPN? According to the fornbravo.com website: “Vera Pizza Napoletana is a movement whose goal is to promote and protect the name and the product Pizza Napoletana; a style of pizza and tradition found in Naples. Simply put to be VPN certified you need a wood burning oven, proper ingredients and proper technique. […]

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Dom DeMarco Making Pizza at Di Fara’s Pizza

One of the most amazing experiences I have had was to visit Brooklyn with the express purpose of going to Di Fara’s Pizza experiencing Dom DeMarco in action. I was very curious to know why his pizza is legendary. Was the pizza as good as I had heard or was this just ordinary every day […]

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Best Pizza in Rhode Island: Federal Hill Pizza

While you can find pizza anywhere, the truly great pizza is made by those who have passion and understanding for the craft. Chef Billy Manzo is making not only great pizza but incredible pizza at Federal Hill Pizza, located in Providence, Rhode Island. He has taken his creations to a whole new level. The menu […]

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How to Make The Best Pizza Sauce

What is the best pizza sauce to use for pizza? I get asked this question frequently.  How do you make pizza sauce as well as what is the best pizza sauce for pizza? Edward writes: “I just checked out Tony Gemignani’s Pizza Bible to see how he makes his pizza sauces & it seems that […]

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How to Make Pizza Dough Step by Step

I created a video video, where I show you how a simple easy, step by step recipe to make pizza dough. My name is Albert Grande. My website is pizzatherapy.com. Pizza Therapy is all about eating pizza, making pizza and loving pizza! I’m on a mission. I want everyone to make pizza! Now this is […]

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Season’s Greetings Pizza Fans!

Season’s greetings pizza lovers. Happy Christmas and Joyous Hanukkah. It’s hard to believe but it’s time to say good bye to Pizza Year 2016. Let’s Welcome Pizza Year 2017 with pizza friends, family and fireworks. Always Remember “Pizza on Earth, Good Will to All!” Let’s make 2017, the Best Pizza Year yet. Happy New Year […]

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Pizza Therapy’s Pizza Quest Part 1

I was recently honored to do an interview with Peter Reinhart at his site, Pizza Quest. What follows is an excerpt of the interview: PQ (Peter):    Albert, thanks so much for doing this interview. You’ve been doing your site, PizzaTherapy.com for a long time now. Albert: I started making pizza with a recipe my […]

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Brick Fire Tavern, Authentic Neapolitan Pizza in Honolulu

True story: I’m at Pizza Expo, at the end of a seminar. I literally bump into this guy while getting a cup of coffee. “Where you from I ask?” “Honolulu” he replies. “I’m from Honolulu, too” I say. Well, needless to say we struck up a conversation. His name is Matt and he explained he and […]

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Roasalee’s Pizza Review from Espo

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Notes from the road. I’ve been visiting with Rick and Clarissa for the past week and having a blast. Tonight they took me to Rosalee’s Pizzeria in Longmont Colorado. Amy and James own the place, James is the pizziaolo. These people are as crazy about Pizza as you are. They have done the New Haven […]

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Pizza Tricks

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Here are a few Pizza Tricks! You can still make a great pizza without having to make the dough from scratch. Stop in your local bakery and ask them to sell you a pound or two of bread dough. You can also buy frozen dough and pizza shells from your local supermarket. Now you can’t […]

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