Is hand tossed or pan pizza better?

Nancy Snell   |   Member since 2015  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Pan crust is also called deep-dish as it has a thicker and fluffier crust whereas hand - tossed pizza has a flatter and crispier crust.

Is thicker and has a harder base. It is also called as the deep-dish because it has a thicker and fluffier crust. Hand - tossed pizza : Has a flatter and crispier crust which is why it is easier to enjoy the toppings more than the base!.

Also, what is fresh pan and hand tossed? A pan pizza is completely made in a pan and the crust is kind of oily. A hand - tossed pizza has a flatter, crispier crust that is spread out by hand. Both are cooked in the same kind of oven at the same temperature.

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Why is pan pizza more expensive?

Pans are more labor intensive and cost more, but Pizza Hut was ok with averaging out that extra cost until now. Now they charge more because in addition to the labor, the ingredients now make the pan more expensive since you're getting more of certain ingredients on pans than you do on other doughs.

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