According to a press release, The US Pizza Team, a group of pizza owners who take their passion for pizza to the next level, traveled to compete in the annual World Pizza Championship, which was held in Italy this past April.
The eight member team traveled to Italy to compete, entertain and spread the word on pizza. The effort and travel is funded by food and equipment manufacturer sponsors, including Paradise, which is a top level Gold Sponsor.
The team is made up of individuals from all over the US, who got to compete in various competitions. Four of the team members brought home second place in the team acrobatic dough throwing competition. Two team members took third and fourth place in the freestyle acrobatic dough throwing competition. Despite the different backgrounds of the individual members, the eight individuals each brought character, expertise and excitement to the table, which helped them build great friendships and cream the competition.
For 16 years, Paradise has helped the top foodservice chains capitalize on the latest trends with custom sauces for pizza, pasta, marinara, hot sauce, barbeque and salsa as well as dipping and ethnic sauces. Paradise’s customer focused approach provides results that will exceed your expectations. For more information or to learn how Paradise’s All-Season Fresh Process™, Culinary, R&D and Marketing support, and state-of-the-art facilities and technologies can help get new menu ideas to market faster, visit the company’s website at www.paradisetomato.com.