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What is the most popular type of pizza in America?

What is the most popular type of pizza in America?

When it comes to pizza styles and toppings, the sky is the limit on creativity and what combinations work best. For some, traditional-style pizzas that combine a classic red sauce with cheese and a few toppings works, while others like to branch out with creative...

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Places to donate in Chicagoland this holiday season

Places to donate in Chicagoland this holiday season

With Christmas only a few months away, it's never too early to think about how we can give back to those in need. While we're decorating Christmas cookies with our family, attending workplace Christmas parties, and shopping for that last-minute Christmas gift, there...

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Creative things to do with the leftover pizza in the fridge

Creative things to do with the leftover pizza in the fridge

We really don't think you're going to have any leftover pizza when you order from Pequod's. But for the sake of argument, let's get you into a “Never Say Never” mindset for a bit. You call your buddy to come out for pizza with you, but they're stuck at work. To add...

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Famous Chicagoans: Where are they now?

Famous Chicagoans: Where are they now?

We know you know just how awesome Chicago is. After all, it's home to the best deep-dish pizza and the most extraordinary architecture. It's also one of the greatest cultural hubs in the United States, with thousands of diverse people bringing life to the busy...

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How to Clean a Pizza Stone

How to Clean a Pizza Stone

If you've ever tried replicating your favorite pizzeria's pizza at home and ended up with a less-than-pleasant crust, you're not alone. When pizzas are made in a brick or wood-fired oven with high heat, the crust gets crispy without overcooking the toppings. It's hard...

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What country eats the most pizza? You may be surprised

What country eats the most pizza? You may be surprised

It's no surprise that pizza is a popular dish around the world. This fast-food favorite has traveled extensively with immigrants and found a welcoming home nearly everywhere that it's landed. While you might expect the United States to take the lead in global pizza...

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How to Make Chicago-Style Deep-Dish Pizza

How to Make Chicago-Style Deep-Dish Pizza

If you have ever sunk your teeth into a Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, you surely must remember the savory experience your taste buds indulged in: generous layers of meat, vegetables, and gooey, melty mozzarella cheese, all married together with a sauce of crushed...

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How Many Carbs and Calories in a Slice of Pizza?

How Many Carbs and Calories in a Slice of Pizza?

Pizza brings together multiple food groups into one dish, and oh, what a dish it is. It's also calorie-dense because it is based on dough smothered in tomato sauce and cheese that "glue" the toppings to the crust. Even if you're watching your diet closely, you can...

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Where to Eat In Wicker Park

Where to Eat In Wicker Park

Chicago is home to 77 defined community areas and more than 200 distinct community neighborhoods. One of these unique neighborhoods is Wicker Park, which is home to approximately 26,000 residents. It sits west of the Kennedy Expressway, east of Humboldt Park, and...

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Why Is Chicago Called The Second City?

Why Is Chicago Called The Second City?

Image via Flickr by Conal Gallagher Chicago goes by many names. Depending on which part of the country you're from, you may know one or more of these nicknames. It's known as the Windy City, Mud City, Chi-Town, City by the Lake, Heart of America, The 312, or The City...

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