Pizza and Craft Brewers Guide
Some things are just meant to go together. Like savoring a hand-crafted pizza and sipping cold craft brew. With so many breweries on the #DEonTap app that serve up the cheesy goodness, use this list to guide you through the flavors you’d want a slice of first:
Argilla Brewing Company at Pietros Pizza
You know this pizza and craft brewery guide is going to be a good read when it starts off with a literal pizza restaurant that also serves as a brewery! Argilla Brewing Company at Pietros Pizza is laid back spot in Newark to hang out for a sip and a slice. Serving up more than 14 craft house pies and a dynamite tap list to wash it all down. Choose from a Pig & Pineapple BBQ pie paired with a Wavy Grainy Toasted Ale or a Arugala & Prosciutto pie with a Cherry Berry Sour for some pie-fect combinations.
Crust & Craft & Thompson Island Brewery
Take your pizza adventure to a place where their pies are just as crafty as their bar. Crust & Craft specializes in hand-crafted wood fired pizza with a unique twists like sloppy joe pizza, cheeseburger pizza, and an employee pizza of the week! Pair those unique slices with a sip or two from their locally tapped bar. A frequent feature includes Thompson Island Brewery and their IPA or Loblolly Blonde Ale.
DaNizza Pizza at Revelation Craft Brewing Co.
The DaNizza Pizza truck outside of Revelation Craft Brewing Co. Is kind of a big “dill”. One of the main reasons is all thanks to their “The Big Dill Pickle Pizza” that pairs perfectly with almost any brew on tap. Take a circle of dough that has been baked to a crisp in a smoky wood-fired oven, add bacon, red onion, garlic sauce, thinly sliced dill pickles, and a sprinkle of dill and you’ve got 8 slices of pure joy.
La Pizzeria Metro & Wilmington Brew Works
Picture this: it’s a sunny winter day and you’re sitting by the heater underneath the patio at Wilmington Brew Works with a playfully pretentious brew in your hand. How could this day get any better you ask? With a Neighborhood Pizza from La pizzeria Metro that is! Just a few steps from the doors of WBW you’ll find a pizza haven for whatever flavor you fancy. Local tip: stop by Sleeping Bird Coffee next for something sweet like their cookie of the day!
Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats
Find the perfect pair of pizza and brew when you visit Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats. Take their “A Day's Wait” wood fired pizza that includes 90 Minute IPA Cheddar and pair it with a, you guessed it, 90 minute IPA! The fruity citrus hop of the IPA will have you savoring every sip of brew and cheesy bite of pie. Visit the pub on Tuesdays & Thursdays when the wood fired pizzas are on special for just $10, or on the weekends for live music.
Iron Hill Brewing
If you’d rather venture on the vegetarian side of pizza then be sure to stop by one of the three Iron Hill Brewery Restaurants in Delaware. You’ll want to try their Cauliflower Squared Pizza made on a Cauliflower Crust and topped with blue cheese sauce, buffalo wing sauce, mozzarella, red onion, scallions, arugula, ranch dressing. Complete your visit with a flight of their easy-drinking brews like Light Lager, Vienna Red Lager, Pig Iron Porter, and Homestead Farmhouse Ale.
Mispillion River Brewing & Grottos Pizza
What is a Delaware pizza blog without a mention to the famous Grottos swirl? Grab a box or two of the mozzarella and tomato sauce deliciousness at the Grottos in Milford, Delaware and head down the road to Mispillion River Brewing for an out-of-the-box brew. The locals enjoy brews like a mix of all three of the electrolyte infused war series on tap known as World War 3