Whitney Butters Wilde, Deseret News
The Amori, with a mixture of white and red sauce with chicken, artichoke hearts, spinach, green peppers, pepperoncini and roma tomatoes, is one of the specialty pizzas offered at Sicilia Pizza Kitchen in downtown Salt Lake City.
SALT LAKE CITY — Sicilia Pizza Kitchen in downtown Salt Lake City has a long list of speciality pizzas.
From the Chicken Napoli with chicken, ricotta cheese and veggies to the Buffalo with hot sauce, blue cheese and chicken, the pizzeria has a menu option to please just about any palate.
And according to the company’s website, the restaurant is committed to utilizing the finest ingredients possible and even imports some of its products.
We gave Sicilia Pizza Kitchen a 3 out of 6 slices.
Located at 35 W. Broadway, Sicilia Pizza Kitchen is within walking distance of many other downtown attractions, including the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, the Off Broadway Theatre and the Gallivan Center, making it an easy and convenient place to stop and grab some pizza.
When asked what their most popular pizzas are, the employee indicated that the Amori — a mixture of white and red sauce with chicken, artichoke hearts, spinach, green peppers, pepperoncini and roma tomatoes — is always a favorite, so I ordered an 8-inch of that and an 8-inch Meat Lovers — pepperoni, Italian sausage and ham — for variety and was surprised at how quickly the food was ready.
The sauce on both pizzas was subtle and had a sweetness to it, and the cheese wasn’t overpowering. Both pizzas could have benefited from an extra minute or two in…