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Shannalee T'Koy

From traditional New York pizza parlors to next-generation California pies, the best slices in America.

Chicago: Burt’sPlace

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Deep-dish pies are a Chicago phenomenon, and Burt Katz is quite possibly the master of this bready variation. For the past 20 years, kitschy Burt’s Place has been a mecca for caramelized crust and market-fresh toppings, although some sticklers may flinch at the funky, cluttered interior. But that’s why takeout was invented.

America's Best Pizza

Chicago: Burt’sPlace

Deep-dish pies are a Chicago phenomenon, and Burt Katz is quite possibly the master of this bready variation. For the past 20 years, kitschy Burt’s Place has been a mecca for caramelized crust and market-fresh toppings, although some sticklers may flinch at the funky, cluttered interior. But that’s why takeout was invented.

Shannalee T'Koy [1] [1] http://foodloveswriting.com/2009/10/07/pizza-at-burts-place/
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