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Ranch Pizza began as a delivery-only pop-up taking deep-dish pies to the beer bars of Division Street, where those thick-crust pizzas heavy-laden with meats and veg developed a cultish following of ever-fatter fans.
This year, food site the Daily Meal named two Portland pie spots as among the best 101 pies in America.
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“We wanted to do a pie that was a little over the top.”
“We’re going to shove mini meatballs into the dough, hit it with some crazy sauce, slap on some brick cheese and top it with some calabrian chile peppers.”
Why is deep-dish pizza en vogue? We debated it as we get ready for Pie Harder—WW’s deep-dish pizza fest at Ecliptic Brewing on August 1.
Up in Detroit, where so many Sicilians settled, they bake their pizzas in square pans. The Motown version, which some call “Nonna style,” is currently taking over the pizzaverse.
According to Lynch, the first location of Heart Pizza will open by Thanksgiving on Gaines Street in the Southwest Waterfront, next door to the new Southwest Waterfront location of Blue Star Donuts.
Multnomah Village’s Tastebud is the best new restaurant deep Southwest has seen in a long time.