Ten Favorite Gourmet Pizza Shops in the Valley

Since pizza -- a basic dish associated with Naples but not exclusively so -- was taken to America by Italian emigrants, shops selling the flat disks topped with goodness have popped up on nearly every street corner.

And since most folks have a cherished neighborhood hangout that offers up simple and satisfying pies covered in gooey cheese or topped with pepperoni, we wanted to share a few of our favorite gourmet pizzerias -- the definition, in this case, meaning spots to score artisan techniques, homemade goodness, and premium toppings.

Read on for 10 favorites.

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Laura Hahnefeld
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