🎵 Music 🎵 Narrator: WHO DOESN’T LOVE FOOD, ESPECIALLY WHEN THAT FOOD IS PIZZA, BEER AND DONUTS! THERE IS A SWEET SPOT IN WICHITA FOR THOSE
LOOKING FOR A TASTY TREAT, AND ITS ALL LOCATED ON THE SAME BLOCK. Robert McMullin/Piatto Neapolitan Pizzeria:
If they are out of state, they are surprised this type of pizza exists here in Wichita Narrator: ROBERT MCMULLIN ACTUALLY TRAINED IN ITALY TO BRING WHAT’S CALLED NEAPOLITIAN
PIZZA TO WICHITA McMullin: We knew that we were going to have
to educate our customers because this was something that was completely alien to the
area but we also wanted to provide a food experience that was clean Narrator: THIS PIZZA IS DIFFERENT THAN YOUR TRADITIONAL DEEP DISH – THE CRUST IS SOFT,
THE INGREDIENTS ARE SIMPLE AND THE PROCESS OF MAKING THESE NEAPOLITAN PIZZAS DATES BACKS HUNDREDS OF YEARS. McMullin: They have been doing this forever. Narrator: AND NOTHING HELPS A GOOD PIZZA QUITE
LIKE BEER, — RIGHT NEXT DOOR THE HOPPING GNOME BREWING COMPANY DELIVERS, EVEN MAKING
A CUSTOM BEER JUST FOR THE NEAPOLITIAN PIZZA Torrey Lattin/Hopping Gnome Brewing Company:
We try to keep it as authentic and light as possible which makes a real easy drinking
crisp beer that goes perfect with Pizza Narrator: DECORATED ALL AROUND THE BREWERY
ARE THE HOPPING GNOMES NAMESAKE…AND MOST THINGS ON THE MENU HAVE SOME GNOME REFERENCE, EXCEPT THE BEER CRAFTED FOR PIATTOS PIZZA… THAT HAS A SPECIAL NAME Stacy Lattin/Hopping Gnome Brewing Company: when it came to the name, what is gnome in Italian and he goes, I want to
do something with you guys that are our neighbors, ‘vicinato’ means neighbors in Italian we love to tell that story because people don’t know that, they can say that [vicinato], they don’t know what it is and that is what it means, it means neighbor and they are like ‘yeah it’s for our pizza neighbor’ Narrator: BUT THAT PERFECT MEAL ISN’T COMPLETE WITHOUT SOMETHING A LITTLE SWEET AND JUST
TWO DOORS DOWN IS A WICHITA STAPLE… THE DONUT WHOLE…HERE THERE ARE DONUTS FOR PRETTY MUCH EVERY TASTE… MAKING THIS A GREAT SPOT TO END YOUR EVENING. 🎵 MUSIC 🎵 Narrator: FROM THE PIZZA TO BEER GLASSES TO THE DONUTS, THERE ARE PLENTY OF CIRCLES ON
THIS BLOCK… BUT IT ALL BOILS DONE TO THIS… A GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR THE CUSTOMERS, Lattin: you kind of just feel like it is home and that is what we want everyone to feel like even if they are from out of town or they live far east or west, they don’t live downtown and this just feels like home Learn more at www.visitwichita.com