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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Cleveland Chef Wins First Place at National Pizza Competition

Posted By on Wed, Dec 17, 2014 at 10:22 AM

Cleveland's Michael LaMarca of Master Pizza has taken home first place in the U.S. Pizza Team Fall Trials competition which took place earlier this month in Chattanooga, TN. 

LaMarca's winning pie, a four-cheese Popeye Pizza made with spinach, tomatoes, artichoke hearts, garlic butter sauce, and balsamic glaze, won him a trip to Italy in May to compete in the World Pizza Championships. 

He's also won a boatload of other awards locally for his pizzas which can be found at his four northeast Ohio locations: Chagrin Falls, Middleburg Heights, Mayfield Heights, and Twinsburg. 

View a photo of his winning pizza, here.

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