Detroit-Style Pizza: A Love Affair | Food Skills by First We Feast   1 year ago


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New York is a city full of pizza purists. If a pie isn't flat, round, and dripping with grease, NYC slice obsessives are likely to turn their noses up at it. But in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, one restaurant is making waves with a style of pizza not from the five boroughs, but the Midwest. True to its name, Emmy Squared specializes in the thick, rectangular pies found in Detroit, Michigan, crisping its focaccia-like crust and fresh mozzarella cheese in small, squarish pans. The brainchild of Matt and Emily Hyland—the power couple behind the popular Neapolitan pie joint, Pizza Loves Emily—Emmy Squared is out to broaden the definition of pizza in NYC.

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