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Mirrors the style of pizza popularized in Naples using 00 flour, few toppings, and very-high temperature ovens.

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A deep-dish style pizza characterized by a thick, bread-like crust with a crunchy exterior, and is most typically baked in a dark, well-seasoned, well-oiled rectangular or square pan.

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A flat bread topped with oils and other toppings (no sauce!) Among the oldest styles of pizzas.

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