August 02, 2011

PW Pizza: It's Just Good

The pepperoni is one of four pizzas dubbed "Classics," along with a sausage, a mushroom and a traditional margherita. Its simplicity is winning. The tomato sauce has the acidic bite and full, mildly sweet flavor of a good tomato, with a hint of heat. The mozzarella is melted to perfect consistency, and the ratio of cheese-to-sauce-to-pepperoni is ideal. Oregano is the only additional accent, and the only one needed. This pizza doesn't reinvent the wheel, but it will send you home happy. Click here to continue reading Ian Froeb's review of PW Pizza. Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
PW Pizza
2017 Chouteau Avenue St. Louis, MO 63103
St. Louis - Midtown
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St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.
St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.
St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.
St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.
The hallway to Vin de Set and Moulin through the small market that separates it from the PW Pizza side.
The hallway to Vin de Set and Moulin through the small market that separates it from the PW Pizza side.
PW Pizza from indside the market that separates it from the entrance to Vin de Set and Moulin.
PW Pizza from indside the market that separates it from the entrance to Vin de Set and Moulin.
Wine for sale inside the small adjoining market.
Wine for sale inside the small adjoining market.
Executive kitchen manager Randall Eickmeyer tosses the pizza dough.
Executive kitchen manager Randall Eickmeyer tosses the pizza dough.
Assistant kitchen manager Matt Shucart preparing a pizza.
Assistant kitchen manager Matt Shucart preparing a pizza.
Bartender Renee Ludwig pours a pint from local Six Row Brewing.
Bartender Renee Ludwig pours a pint from local Six Row Brewing.
Bartender Renee Ludwig pours a pint from local Six Row Brewing.
Bartender Renee Ludwig pours a pint from local Six Row Brewing.
St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.
St. Louis artist Grace E. McCammond of Signature Arts is responsible for all the murals painted on the walls of PW Pizza.