The word pizza was first documented in AD 997 in Gaeta and successively in
different parts of Central and Southern Italy. The precursor of pizza was probably
The Real, True, Honest-to-Goodness History of Pizza.- from the Ancients to the
slice you'll eat tonight.
The origin of the word pizza is uncertain. It is Italian for 'pie' and may have come
from Latin pix 'pitch' or Greek pitta. It is common belief that pizza was an ...
Feb 10, 2015 ... Pizza, the pride and joy of Naples cuisine, actually originated in a town in the
neighbouring region of Lazio, a food historian has claimed – to ...
There are not many nations that can say their national dish has become an
international phenomenon. Italy has two such dishes, pasta and, of course, pizza.
May 8, 2013 ... Pizza has become such a staple of the modern diet that certain people, often
found in Computer Science labs at 2 a.m. the world over, ...
Aug 13, 2014 ... The word pizza is Italian for pie, but how that word wound up in Italian boggles
etymologists. It may have come from the Latin pix meaning ...
Sep 10, 2008 ... Is this true? If not, do you know where pizza originated? ... Well if your story is true
then the Italians invented Pizza. If it was influenced by ...
Mar 14, 2011 ... Pizza Margherita is to many the true Italian flag. ... Whatever the real origins of
this pizza recipe are, all we know for sure is that Raffaele ...
Considered a peasants meal in Italy for centuries modern pizza is attributed to
baker Raffaele Esposito of Naples.