April 4, 2010 0 min to read

Steve Lieber: World Pizza Champion Interview

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Steve Lieber knows pizza….

He is a member of the World Pizza Champions. He has an incredible story to tell. In the following interview he tells his pizza story.

He explains how he got into the pizza business. He learned how to make pizza. He worked in a number of restaurants and decided he wanted to become a master pizziolo.

According to Steve's bio:

Over the years, Lieber established himself working in high volume restaurants that posed many challenges and soon found great success…A self-described “pizza fanatic,” Steve regularly travels the globe to attend conventions and further his knowledge of the industry to perfect techniques and capitalize on the latest in pizza trends.

 

You can watch Steve make his truffle pizza, here:

 

 

 

Listen to the interview with Steve below:

In the following interview, he explains how he:

  • learned to make pizza
  • how his passion for pizza led him to try to master the coal fired oven pizza
  • The differences between a coal fired oven and other pizza ovens in making pizza
  • how he met Tony Gemignani.
  • What happened to his pizza making, after attending The International School of Pizza
  • How he won the Best Pizza in the United States Award
  • He give lots of pizza making tips for the home pizza maker
  • He explodes the myth of using water to make pizza
  • Where he is going with pizza
  • How giving back to the community has helped his business

This is an incredible pizza interview. The highlight may be his "Babe Ruth" moment during a pizza contest.

Steve has many secrets to share and he holds nothing back in the following interview.

Steve Lieber is truly one of the Legends of Pizza.

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    steve lieber April 5, 2010

    Albert thank you for the kind words and blog. You are a true ambassador of the pizza idustry. You are making the world a better place through your promotion of the pizza industry. we all thank you!!!

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    kimi August 26, 2010

      A messenger of Pizza Culture, he put his love in his pizza, so his pizza are very pleasing to the taste and smell. Thanks to his pizza class! Thanks to his yummy pizza! Best wishes from Shanghai.

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    J.J. April 12, 2011

    WELL STEVE CONGRATS ON YOUR PIZZA MAKING - BUT THERE IS A NEW GREAT PIZZA THAT JUST CAME OUT - IT'S CALLED JACKS PIZZA - IT IS INCREDIBLE - BEST TASTING CRUST ,SAUCE AND CHEESE. WE MAKE EVERYTHING EVEN OUR OWN BBQ SAUCE. LOOK FOR US IN THE FUTURE - GOOD LUCK ON THE WORLD TITLE - J.J. BECK - " THE GORDON GECKO OF PIZZA WORLD "