Groupon U.S. Pizza Team Enjoys Chinese Adventure

November 13, 2015

Four members of the Groupon U.S. Pizza Team competed and learned from their Chinese contemporaries at the 10th annual Chinese Pizza Championship in Shanghai, China, Nov. 9-15. Jane Mines, co-owner of Nima’s Pizza in Gasseville, Arkansas, took third place with her pepperoni and mushroom pizza with a twist. The mushroom caps in Mines’ entry were rimmed with a hickory-smoked sea salt. salt. The pizza features a formed blooming rose made out of pepperoni.

Rick Mines, Jane’s husband, also competed with a pizza topped with roasted red peppers sautéed in Tuscan herb olive oil, sliced chorizo sausage. The peppers were formed into a cherry pie-like…