Howie Slice it - The Pizza Blog

Thursday Sep 29, 2022

Knowing how to make pizza crust is one of the most essential steps in creating the perfect pie. Here at Hungry Howie's®, we make our pizza dough fresh daily to preserve the integrity of your pizza and provide the best taste. Keeping dough fresh, with the proper levels of moisture, and at the right temperature are all extremely important elements of learning how to make pizza crust. As a franchise in business for decades, we've perfected the craft and are here to share our tips with you.

Tuesday Sep 27, 2022

If you're looking for holiday pizza ideas, you're in the right spot. At Hungry Howie's®, every day is a special pizza celebration, but we know that a few key holidays are important to many of our customers. These include Thanksgiving, Christmas, Rosh Hashanah, and New Year's Eve. As these are some of the people's favorite holidays, it's also an excellent opportunity to include your favorite foods — one of which is pizza!

Monday Sep 26, 2022

The best Halloween pizza ideas can help make your family's night the most spooktacular one yet. While many people think of pumpkin carvings, going door-to-door for candy, and dressing up in costume, there's one more essential thing to consider. What are we having for dinner?! If you're heading out on the town to score the sweetest treats, you'll need something quick and easy. Enter: Hungry Howie's® pizza.

Tuesday Sep 20, 2022

'Tis the season for pumpkin spice bread, and here at Hungry Howie's® we would never forgo a chance to join the festivities. Fall is the season of warm sweaters, football games, beautiful foliage, and of course, pumpkin spice. That's why we're introducing Pumpkin Spice Bread to our menu for a limited time.

Monday Sep 19, 2022

When it comes to pizza crust, not all are created equally. You may not think about dough flavor often when ordering a pie, but at Hungry Howie's®, it's always top of mind. That's because we're home to the famous Flavored Crust® pizza, and it's something we take great pride in serving to our customers. What began as a simple act of adding sesame seeds and butter to our crusts back in the day, our crust and dough flavor evolved into something much more.

Wednesday Sep 14, 2022

The "Love, Hope, and Pizza" campaign at Hungry Howie's® is one of our most meaningful events. For the thirteenth year in a row, we're partnering with the National Breast Cancer Foundation to raise money for survivors and those currently battling the disease. For the month of October, a portion of proceeds from a special sale will go toward the initiative to help those in need.

Friday Aug 12, 2022

Hungry Howie's® has a very special menu addition for all of you pickle lovers out there – our highly exclusive and outrageously delicious Pickled Bacon Ranch Pizza. Featuring a major flavor punch, we're bringing together fan-favorite ingredients for our most incredible pizza yet. Refreshing and savory at the same time, this is a dish you just can't deny.

Tuesday Jul 26, 2022

National Cheese Pizza Day, which is September 5th of this year, is one of the most important holidays here at Hungry Howie's®. While we love a pie that's packed with great toppings, there is something special and beautiful to celebrate in a classic, gooey, warm, melty, plain cheese pizza. We hope that this year you take the evening to celebrate National Cheese Pizza Day with us and order a pie for carry-out or delivery.

Tuesday Jul 26, 2022

This September 20th, celebrate National Pepperoni Pizza Day with us right here at Hungry Howie's®. Pepperoni is the most common pizza topping ordered by Americans every year–it makes total sense that there is an entire day of celebration dedicated to the delicious food! And while we love all things pizza-related here at Hungry Howie's®, pepperoni is definitely one of our favorites. 

Tuesday Jun 14, 2022

What cheese is on pizza? Our masterful pizza experts hear this question quite frequently. Here at Hungry Howie's®, fans and customers know us as the go-to source of information when it comes to learning about everyone's favorite dinner. So, when someone comes in and asks what cheese is on pizza, and if there are any other options, we're happy to share all that we know.

Friday Jun 03, 2022

If you're wondering who has the best deals on pizza right now, we're here to spread the love with some Hungry Howie's® savings, coupons, and specials. The great thing about ordering with us is that you always know you'll get the most bang for your buck. What's even better is that you can confidently bring home a meal that will please everyone. Enjoy a delicious Hungry Howie's® feast tonight with our exclusive specials.

Friday Jun 03, 2022

What are boneless chicken wings, and how do they differ from their traditional counterpart? This is an excellent question, and it's one that we frequently hear at Hungry Howie's®. Additionally, we often hear questions regarding the difference between other popular chicken dishes, including chicken tenders and chicken nuggets. With so many chicken items on the menu, it can be hard to decide which to order for dinner tonight.

Wednesday May 18, 2022

Bonfires are a quintessential part of summer, and having the right bonfire food ideas on the menu is a great way to make sure everyone enjoys the event. Whether you're hosting a bonfire in your backyard or are heading off to a gathering at a friend or family member's house, you can add something extra to the party when you bring a delicious treat that everyone can share.

Monday May 16, 2022

The best family night ideas start right at home. From the best food to engaging activities that are sure to make everyone laugh, it's easy to put together a gathering that everyone will love. We're here to help you get started with the planning process so that you can make family night a regular thing. There's no better way to bring parents, siblings, and even the aunts and uncles closer than to host a party using our favorite family night ideas.

Tuesday May 10, 2022

It's a question as old as time–is a sub a sandwich? Defining a sandwich is no easy task. There are many different arrangements that we commonly call sandwiches. But what about a sub? Are subs a unique food category altogether, or do they fall under the same umbrella? It depends on who you ask, and the truth may surprise you.

Thursday Apr 07, 2022

Can dogs have pizza? It's a question that many wonder, and it makes sense. Pizza is a favorite food of many, and dogs are man's best friend. It's only natural that we want to share our very favorites with those that mean the most to us, including dogs. While you may not have thought of giving your dog an entire slice, it's common to consider giving them the crust or a bite of the toppings. After all, what dog doesn't love cheese and pepperoni?

Monday Apr 04, 2022

The number of calories in a slice of pizza can depend on many things. It can depend on what toppings you get, how much cheese is on the pie, what dough the restaurant uses, and so much more. Even from the same restaurant, the number of calories between any two slices varies slightly, even if they're from the same pie. This can leave many diners scratching their heads when it comes to figuring out how many calories they're consuming when it comes to lunch or dinner.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

What is bread cheese? Also commonly referred to as cheese bread or cheesy bread, the dish is a delicious recipe comprised of fluffy, warm baked bread and a savory, hearty cheese filling. There are countless ways to customize cheesy bread, with endless dipping sauces and filling combinations.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

The best movie nights with friends and family require the best movie night snacks. Instead of running to the corner store or spending a fortune on app-based delivery services, you can get everything you need at Hungry Howie's®. Sometimes, that bowl of popcorn just won't cut it. Whether one bowl isn't enough to go around, or you're just in the mood for something delicious and different, plenty of options are on the horizon.

Friday Apr 01, 2022

The inventor of pizza is a highly debated topic amongst foodies and historians alike. Many people credit baker Raffaele Esposito from the Naples region of Italy for first creating the dish. Others believe that the history of pizza dates far further back than Esposito's era of the late 1800s. Much of the debate comes down to what you consider a "real pizza" and the evolution of food over the centuries.