You wouldn’t know it, but Vancouver-based Papa Murphy’s has become the country’s fifth-largest pizza chain by serving up pies that (contrary to all logic) you cook yourself. For better or worse, the chain’s just-launched Philly Cheesesteak pizza is out of the grasp of New Yorkers, but Miki and Radha Agrawal, the badass twin sisters behind Slice on the Upper East Side (also Canadians!), have launched a line of “build your own pizza kits” that will satisfy all your take-and-bake urges. Buy them for $7.99 at Gourmet Garage, Fairway, Zabars, or Garden of Eden, and you get (in separate baggies, never frozen) two slices of whole-wheat crust, all-natural marinara sauce, and low-fat organic mozzarella cheese. Cook them for about five to eight minutes et voilà — way better than zapping a half-pound pepperoni-and-cheese Hot Pocket! Or more dignified, anyway…
Most Viewed Stories
El Quinto Pino Is Serving a Frito-Pie-Inspired Take on Huevos Estrellados
Starbucks Sued for Putting ‘Too Much’ Ice in Its Drinks
This Triple-Pork Salteña Is a Soup-Dumpling-esque Marvel
Tony Danza’s Side Hustle Is Selling Mozzarella
Will Chickpea Water Be the Next Kale?
Latest News from Grub StreetTaliban Fighters Are Unimpressed With McDonald’s Food
"We live in the rough, tough mountainous areas and need energy and power to fight against the enemy."Del Taco Manager Loses Job After Telling Customers to Piss Off
Famous last words to anyone with a camera: "Where you gonna post it? YouTube?"Will Chickpea Water Be the Next Kale?
Chefs and condiment companies alike are excited by the newfound culinary properties of an ingredient people have literally been pouring down the drain for years.Tony Danza’s Side Hustle Is Selling Mozzarella
He often works the cash register at Little Italy's Alleva Dairy.Starbucks Sued for Putting ‘Too Much’ Ice in Its Drinks
A $5 million lawsuit claims the coffee chain rips off customers.This Triple-Pork Salteña Is a Soup-Dumpling-esque Marvel
The Bolivian-American brothers behind TurnStyle’s Bolivian Llama Party pop-up consider the salteña the xiao long bao of South America.Here’s What to Expect When Alinea Reopens
Ham hanging from the ceiling, and plates that look like they float.Raccoon Lodge Closing on June 30
Another bar named Raccoon Saloon might open nearby, but it doesn't appear to be from the same people.Starbucks’s Plan to ‘Revitalize’ Ferguson Might Actually Work
The company did an impressive job hiring residents and partnering with local businesses.Pizza Inside a Delivery Box Made of Pizza Changes Everything
Thank you, Vinnie's Pizzeria.
Find out where to eat in our weekly ranking of the city's most-buzzed-about restaurants.Two Men Indicted in Massive French Laundry Wine Robbery
The pair allegedly stole $300,000 worth of rare wine from Thomas Keller’s acclaimed restaurant.Lucky Peach’s Chris Ying Follows Strangers for Late-Night Papas Rellenas
"The more I eat, the closer I get to death by cardiac arrest. But if I stop, am I even living?"Enrique Olvera Opening Casual Mexican Spot in Noho
Fingers crossed for duck-carnitas tacos.Vegan-Restaurant Owners Receive Death Threats Over Animal-Slaughter Scandal
"People have taken up the mob mentality."Watch Key and Peele Go Crazy Eating Hot Wings
" ... let's just be honest for a moment, you put battery acid in here ... "Dunkin’ Donuts Takes Aim at Starbucks With Its New Coffee Strategy
The chain announced three big changes today targeting the rival.Where to Eat and Drink Outdoors Now That It's Finally Warming Up
Eighteen great spots, new and old, where you can enjoy the fresh air.Cracker Jack Replaced Toy Prizes With QR Codes
You'll now pull out a "one-of-a-kind mobile experience."RIP, Man Who Wrote the Mister Softee Jingle
One of the most successful jingles ever.