National Cheese Pizza Day
September 5 was dubbed by the Internet as "National Cheese Pizza Day," but much like Earth Day, every day in America is Cheese Pizza Day. In that spirit, here are slices from coast to coast, from foldable plain slices to coma-inducing gut bombs. (Some pies feature a little extra toppings over that bed of cheese.)
The Hot and Crumbled: Jimmy's Spicy Italian, chopped tomatoes and ricotta at Fireside Pies on North Henderson in Dallas, Texas. Read more: Dallas' Five Best Pizzas
With wood fire, coal fire, and all manner of other artisan pizza places springing up all over the Twin Cities, it's nice to see someone bucking the trend. Zamboni's Pizza (St. Paul, Minnesota) offers crispy thin crust from a regular ol' deck oven, but the pizza is far from average. Read more: Zamboni's Pizza catering to the Xcel crowd
When in Denver, Colorado, you can put your mouth on a slice from Fat Sully's
, at 3231 East Colfax.