It was a question that didn’t really have an answer – where in Perth does a ‘Chicago Style’ pizza?

We’re talking the deepest of deep-dish pizzas, so deep, it’s more accurate to call it a pie.

Thing is, there’s some places that will do something incredibly close, such as this ridiculously good-looking square slice from Palace Arcade:

There’s also some unconfirmed chatter that Crust does an off-menu version.

What is evident, they’re not easy to come by.

But it seems the call is about to be answered by Uptown Pizza in Joondalup.

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It appears the noshery is in the midst of some interesting, as owner Chris MacMichael calls it, ‘research and development’ for this absolute beauty…

 

 

*heavy breathing intensifies*

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There had been a couple of posts recently from people in Perth searching for Chicago-style deep dish,” Mr MacMichael told 96FM.

“I jokingly commented ‘challenge accepted’ but as it got a decent amount of likes I am now on a mission to create this as a special!”

Mr MacMichael said they were aiming for May 28 to pop it on the menu as a special but there were still some loose ends to tie-up first.

“Not sure on price point yet as I’m not sure what size… I’m trying individual and 2-4 person versions.”

I will personally present them with a blank cheque, ask them to fill it out with any number and I will pay it.

 

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