What food group is pizza in?
For example, cheese pizza counts in several Pyramid groups: Grains (the crust), Milk (the cheese), and Vegetable (the tomato sauce).
What is considered pizza?
pizza, dish of Italian origin consisting of a flattened disk of bread dough topped with some combination of olive oil, oregano, tomato, olives, mozzarella or other cheese, and many other ingredients, baked quickly usually, in a commercial setting, using a wood-fired oven heated to a very high temperature and served hot.
Is pizza a sandwich?
Pizza dough is a type of bread dough, therefore pizza is technically an open-faced sandwich and not an open-faced savoury pie. Donut sandwiches are acceptable. You could also hypothetically make a sandwich out of two meat pies, although it is not recommended.