According to the story, this pizza was made in honor of Queen Margherita by a cook in Naples, Raffaele Esposito. Queen Margarita, along with King Re Umberto I, decided to visit the city of Naples and Raffaele decided to create three pizzas different from each other to honor their visit.Queen Margarita was impressed by the taste and appearance of the pizza that had the colors of the Italian flag (basil green, white mozzarella and tomato red), and Raffaele, in her honor, called it “Pizza Margherita, as has been known. Pizza Margherita is one of the most popular types of pizza, especially for children, because of its simplicity of manufacture and its distinct taste, especially when its materials are of excellent quality.
Tip! This dough can also be used for peinirli!