Grano Italiano Celebrates China Hong Kong City Store Opening The “Quick Pizza Tailor” Chain Wows Customers with A New Range of Italian Favourites.
Grano Italiano, the one of a kind truly Italian “pizza tailor” in Hong Kong opens its second store at China Hong Kong City, Tsim Sha Tsui. In celebration of the rapid expansion to its second site, the pizza concept store brings customers a new range of premium quality ingredients from Italy to heighten the best-in-town pizza experience, alongside a variety of new traditional Italian delicacies, including Focaccia handmade by Italian chefs, as well as pasta lovers’ all-time-favourite lasagna, and Grano Italiano’s sweet surprise exclusively for its fans – soft gelato.
The newly added delicious Focaccia are handmade by experienced chefs using authentic techniques from Italy, each one freshly-baked on-site. Another traditional delight is the Grano Italiano lasagna, a classic pasta dish that serves nicely alongside of Grano Italiano’s wide assortment of pizza favorites. Between the perfectly cooked layers of pasta is a juicy traditional meat sauce, all prepared based on a traditional recipe. This dedicated dish, served fast will be a delight for customers who prefer a hot and saucy option for lunch and dinner.
Accompanying these mouthwatering items is Grano Italiano’s new summer favourite –soft gelato, a creamy yet lighter-than-air classic Italian summer treat, exclusively available at the pizza tailor, created by PreGel, a world renown artisan gelato maker founded in Italy half a century ago.
In addition to the new mouth-watering lineup, a dedication to pizza remains at the heart of Grano Italiano. Truly Italian down to the crust, Grano Italiano uses only premium Italian grains and the richest and cleanest water from the Italian Alps to make the perfect pizza dough. At 13 inches, albeit one size for all, every pizza is unique – customers can now choose any toppings from the two ingredient selections featuring 35 options handpicked by Grano Italiano. The Classic Toppings selection (HK$118 per pizza) includes delectable Italian ingredients such as Spicy Salami, Fresh Jalapeno, Italian Salami, Grilled Eggplant and fresh vegetables and cheeses. Those who prefer an indulgent treat can choose from the Premium Toppings selection (HK$148 per pizza) – including Truffle Cream Sauce, Fresh Pork Sausages, Italian Pancetta, Speck Ham and a range of supreme-quality cheeses such as Gorgonzola, Smoked Provola and Pecorino Romano. Following the customer’s bespoke choices, Grano Italiano’s pizza master will then bring the creation to life in five minutes, for the customer to enjoy at their leisure at the casual eatery – at the new outdoor seating at the China Hong Kong City store, on the run, or back at the office.
Carlo Pullini, Director of Grano Italiano said: “Grano Italiano does not only share its passion for real Italian pizza with customers, we also strive to bring in a variety of traditional Italian everyday food to cater to the time-pressed Hong Kong customer always on the quest for a good eat on a hectic day, or a quick quality bite before shopping missions commence.” Pullini continued: “The opening of Grano Italiano’s second store in China Hong Kong City is a very important milestone for us. The fast expansion of this innovative Italian pizza concept has proven that Hong Kong customers share our passion for authentic Italian food and appreciate a premium-quality quick food option.”
With two stores in Hong Kong and expanding its business to Manila, Philippines, Grano Italiano is rooted in Universita della Pizza, the University of Pizza in Italy, Grano Italiano uses only the finest Italian techniques by certified pizza professors. With the pizza tailor’s secret ratio of yeast to flour and its strict temperature controlled oven, every pizza made to the customer’s order oozes fresh, Italian goodness.