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What Olive Oil is used at Pizzeria Mozza?

Wolfgang May 16, 2008 10:06 AM

I was there at the lunch opening sitting at the pizza bar and the pizza makers were filling up their jars with olive oil. I couldn't make out the name on the can of olive oil.

Does anyone know what olive oil they use on their pizzas?


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    RicRios RE: Wolfgang May 16, 2008 10:11 AM

    Why didn't you ask them? ( Just curious... )

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      Wolfgang RE: RicRios May 16, 2008 02:36 PM

      I had just sat down and I felt it would be a little invasive.

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      eatdrinkwoman RE: Wolfgang May 16, 2008 10:39 AM

      i believe it's nancy silverton's own - it's made in umbria

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        EatinThePizzaNaked RE: eatdrinkwoman May 16, 2008 02:53 PM

        yeah Mozza was featured on an episode of After Hours and that's what she said.

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        themook RE: Wolfgang May 16, 2008 03:20 PM

        when I first went to the osteria (shortly after it opened) we had a ricotta special from the bar, and the olive oil they used tasted extremely young-- like an olio nuovo-- definitely not the same oil they use now. I haven't been able to track down exactly what it was, but it was delicious.

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