National Pizza Awards reveals 2018 shortlist

National Pizza Awards reveals 2018 shortlist

The 15 pizzas that will be cooked during the National Pizza Awards live final have been revealed.

Restaurant and pub chefs from London to Liverpool will be taking to the Islington Metal Works in London on Wednesday 3 October to present the pizzas that they entered with to a table of esteemed judges.
 
The pizza with the highest score at the end of the day will be awarded the title of National Pizza of the Year, which comes with the grand prize of £1,000.
 
Chefs will also cook a second pizza with a selection of ingredients supplied by the National Pizza Awards sponsors.

National Pizza Awards 2018 finalists

Baked and Battered with Queen Margherita

Crust Bros with Cheeky Bro

Tre Ciccio with Sud

Baked in Brick with Blanco Poulet

Purezza with Parmigiana Party

Dough & Brew with Geoffrey

Mare Street Market with Luna Rossa

Pizza, Pots and Pints at Radcliffe Arms with Pesky

Gino D’Acampo My Restaurant Camden with The Real Neapolitan Pizza

Buongiorno e Buonasera with Pizza Amatriciana

Bella Italia with Pizza Montanara

Double Zero Pizzeria with Vulcano

Santa Maluco with Taza de Oro

Fountain & Ink with Toscanella

Yard Sale Pizza with Absolute Banger
 
TV presenter and chef Joe Hurd will host the live cook-off and the evening awards ceremony, presenting the winners with their awards.

The National Pizza Awards is sponsored by Pan’Artisan, Kimbo, Mutti, Roquito, Artis, Menabrea and Linda Lewis Kitchens.