Gambero Rosso awards Mamma Rosa for “The best Neapolitan pizza”, by inserting the pizzeria of Ortezzano in the 2014 edition of “Pizzerie d’Italia”. Mamma Rosa pizzeria is a true Neapolitan pizzeria and Marcello D’Erasmo is the proud ambassador of Neapolitan pizza in the Marche region…-more-
Mamma Rosa is in Ortezzano, Marche region
The pizzeria and spaghetteria “Mamma Rosa” is located in Ortezzano, Marche region, in the centre of the Aso Valley, lush area known for the cultivation of fruits and vegetables. In this enchanted landscape, halfway between the Adriatic Sea and the Sibillini Mountains, Marcello D’Erasmo lives and works. He’s an internationally renowned pizzaiolo, pizza world champion STG in 2012 and already champion at “France Pizza Tour” in Paris in 2010 with the original pizza with squid ink.
Marcello D’Erasmo’s wisdom and mastery attract many groups of European tourists, spending their holidays in the territory, who come specially to Mamma Rosa to taste not only the delicious Neapolitan pizzas Marinara, Margherita and Vesuvius, but also those related to local products, all rigorously cooked in a wood oven. Captive, in addition to the aforementioned pizza with squid ink, that with the Aso valley peaches, the Fried Pizza, that “all’ascolana” with the typical fried olives and that with the Vino Cotto (a special mulled wine), which has been awarded during the Neapolitan Pizza European Championship for its bond with the territory and its original interpretation in 2008.