Cleveland Chef Wins First Place at National Pizza Competition



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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