“A pizza with the works” is a term used to describe a pizza that is loaded with a variety of toppings. While the exact toppings can vary depending on the pizzeria and personal preference, a pizza with the works typically includes a combination of several popular ingredients. These can include tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, Italian sausage, green bell peppers, onions, mushrooms, and black olives. Some variations might also include additional toppings such as bacon, ham, salami, green olives, or anchovies.
Essentially, it’s a pizza that has a little bit of everything, appealing to those who enjoy a hearty and diverse selection of toppings on their pizza.
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