The Firestarter Interview series highlights those who share our passion for craft and our commitment to the highest standards possible. Our aim is to celebrate the creativity and dedication of...
Shelly Heid has over 30 years of experience in pizza – bringing together artisans to create food that inspires connection and community.
Roger Bentz has over 30 years in food, with 20 years of experience working with dough – always pushing what’s possible to create the perfect crust.
Erik Jones's experience as a chef has taken him across the world searching for the best of food, learning traditional methods along with new innovations.
Gaelle Denais Kruse has been making pizza for more than 20 years. Her focus is on ensuring every detail of our creation is faithfully reflected, even if every pizza isn’t made by hand.
Crust is critical. It takes hours of patience, followed by minutes of intense heat. Perfecting our crust was our first and most important goal.
What holds a pizza together, providing a foundation of flavor and necessary acidity. There were no shortcuts here, our sauce had to be perfect.
While everyone has their favorites, quality is universally appreciated. From shiitake mushrooms to whole leaves of basil to slices of mozzarella, we made no compromises.
Fermentation is flavor and texture. We take the patient approach to our dough, monitoring every minute of our minimum 20-hour ferment process.
Fire turns dough into crust, with crunch and char. We treat our crusts to an open fire that burns at over 1000 degrees, in a similar style to a traditional pizza oven.
We want our pizzas to arrive to you exactly how they’re meant to. We took an innovative approach to our packaging to ensure our craft-quality is preserved.
Discover a community of makers who share their path to creating the most out of their passions and give tips on how you can join them in making something meaningful and delicious.