Taylor seems more excited about the artfully crafted deliciousness Neapolitan native Enzo Alargame slides out of his imported Italian oven at Pupatella.
All things being equal, Taylor suggested that fellow pizza purists seek out his favorite local pie-maker, journeyman pizzaiolo Edan MacQuaid (currently manning the peel at Local 16). ďWherever he is, thatís where I would eat pizza in D.C.,Ē Taylor said.
Then again, he reveres all those trying to raise the pizza stakes above commercial delivery pabulum. ďI think itís admirable whenever anyone tries to make anything better than a Papa Johnís type of pizza,Ē he said.
Following the speeches from elected officials, the crowd stands at long tables as they dig into BBQ, brunswick stew, cadillac rice at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher's pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.