Pizza, in its modern form, developed in Naples, Italy in the 18th and 19th centuries.
The word "pizza" was first documented in 997 AD in Gaeta, Italy, and
successively in ... to bread to make it more flavorful can be found throughout
Jul 27, 2012 ... Did you know pizza took the United States by storm before it became popular in
its native Italy?
Italy has two such dishes, pasta and, of course, pizza. Both are famous all over
the world, both have made the history of Italian food. In America pizza usually ...
The origin of the term is murky but is said to be derived from an Old Italian word meaning "a point," which later evolved to the Italian word pizzicare, meaning "to pinch or pluck." The standard tomato, basil , and mozzarella pizza
is first credited to Raffaele Esposit... More »
It is common belief that pizza was an invention by the Italians. However, the
history of pizza goes back to the ancient times in the Middle East. The Greeks ...
Okay, that's not it. The real history of pizza starts in Italy. Or Greece. Perhaps
Egypt? There are good arguments for each, depending on how we define pizza.
History and Legends of Pizza, Pizza History, Tomato Pie History.
Pizza, like so many other foods, did not originate in the country for which it is now
famous. Unless you have researched the subject, you, like so many people, ...
May 8, 2013 ... Mount Vesuvius leveled Pompeii on August 24, 79 A.D. Why is this important
when talking about the history of pizza? Archeologists excavating ...