The Perfect Deep-Dish Pizza, According to Emmett Burke | Food Skills

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  • Published on Jul 17, 2017
  • New Yorkers are fiercely protective of their thin-crust pizza. But on the border of Greenwich Village and Soho, one man has been brave enough to open up shop in enemy territory, finally bringing real, Chicago-style deep dish to the five boroughs. Enter: Emmett Burke. As the owner of Emmett's on Macdougal Street, Burke has worked to convert the most ardent, thin-crust pizza snobs to the gospel of deep dish. Loaded with mozzarella cheese, sausage, and vine-ripened tomatoes, a good Chicago-style pie can taste like a Neapolitan slice on steroids. If NYC truly is a cultural melting pot, why can't two superior pizza styles co-exist?
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Comments • 710

  • PyroNinja713
    PyroNinja713 Month ago

    That aint pizza.

  • Rudywtf
    Rudywtf 2 months ago

    im down with some leonardo's at millhopper they put the cheese on top to hold it together, the guy who made this hit it spot on saying it looks like a soup. bet it taste good though.

  • Shawn Wesson
    Shawn Wesson 2 months ago

    RAISE THAT CHICAGO FREAK FLAG IN NY! Your pizza is lovely Bro! ❤️

  • j burggg
    j burggg 3 months ago

    this guy also is a breakdancer. goes by the name, ace ventura

  • Gabriel Villavicencio
    Gabriel Villavicencio 3 months ago

    While I think the pizza looks good, cheese on the bottom is heresy.

  • cupidgal
    cupidgal 3 months ago

    I am definitely going to visit.. being a chicagoan living in new york.. i need my binge lol

  • Claudia Walters
    Claudia Walters 5 months ago

    Funniest thing about the NY Chicago feud is that once you have pizza from Italy you realize none of this is pizza. Every city has its own interpretation of it so arguing is ridiculous.

  • Pawnsicle
    Pawnsicle 5 months ago

    That’s not pizza that’s noodle-less lasagna

  • The Godless
    The Godless 5 months ago

    there is no such thing as a deep dish pizza....it's called quiche.

  • Jimmy Rivera
    Jimmy Rivera 5 months ago

    Chicago pizza is the best pizza ever. One of a kind. Fuck NY pizza

  • Umar G Rally
    Umar G Rally 6 months ago

    I have never tried Deep Dish 🍕
    Damn. I really want some.

  • Sonia TheHorse
    Sonia TheHorse 6 months ago

    I want food!!!!!!!!

  • TCI 2002
    TCI 2002 6 months ago

    Deep dish pizza isn't even pizza boys, it's a fucking pie or some shit

  • Eric Liestoh
    Eric Liestoh 6 months ago

    To all those (insert insulting expletive here) who are whining "this isn't pizza", I'm hereby designating an official term for this very real psychological disorder that you're exhibiting: pizza envy. If you didn't desperately crave some of the pizza (yes, I said it- PIZZA!) that's shown in this video, you wouldn't be here watching it, and we all know it. So please stop trying to fool the rest of us with your faux condescension bullshit, because you're wasting your time.

  • Eric Liestoh
    Eric Liestoh 6 months ago

    I see no reason why a place like this wouldn't do well in NY City. The whole rest of the country has already long since been exposed to NY style pizza, so there's no reason why NY City can't accommodate something new and enjoy it.

  • Tomz921
    Tomz921 7 months ago

    Pequod's is goat pizza

  • ReviewsTechNow
    ReviewsTechNow 8 months ago +1

    Chicago style deep dish is a meal, all other styles are snacks

  • Ashley Hyatt
    Ashley Hyatt 8 months ago +1

    NY style, Chicago style, Naples, Lombardy - Hell, I just love food! Food is love, man.

  • shawn crosby
    shawn crosby 9 months ago

    Same jack Daniels add on every fucking video lol

  • Aaron S
    Aaron S 9 months ago

    I'm afraid I'm gonna drown in that swimming pool.

  • chocolate thunder
    chocolate thunder 9 months ago

    When you put the sauce on the top you don't get to brown the cheese

  • Blag Cog
    Blag Cog 9 months ago

    "She worked in a pizzaria as a pizza delivery guy"

  • Steve D
    Steve D 9 months ago

    I eat Lou Malnatis (best deep dish in Chicago imo) about once every week or two. When I first had it when I was small, I wasn't a fan cause it wasn't pizza like you see everywhere else. Now, I literally can't get enough. The satisfaction you get from a good deep dish pie will always be FAR better than any other type. This is not to say I don't like regular or NY style though.

  • Spyder Dogg
    Spyder Dogg 10 months ago

    Thats not pizza

  • Jonathan Giovannacci
    Jonathan Giovannacci 10 months ago

    When you're Italian and you want to die

  • Kyle
    Kyle 10 months ago +4

    I was enjoying this until he said "When you get a dollar slice of pizza, you get what you're paying for". WTF? Some of the best pizza I've ever had has been dollar slices.

  • Daniyal Ali
    Daniyal Ali 10 months ago +1

    0:25 bottom left 5 dhs from uae what else do you guys recognize?

  • TheFoeniks
    TheFoeniks 10 months ago +1

    Am I the only one here who gets disgusted by stuff like this? all that fat and oil, disgusting.

    • Anthony Perez
      Anthony Perez 15 days ago

      TheFoeniks shut up queer

    • TheFoeniks
      TheFoeniks 10 months ago

      It was a rhetorically question, because I know that I am not :)

    • Angel Fox
      Angel Fox 10 months ago +6

      Yeah, it's just you.

  • Sean Roberts
    Sean Roberts 10 months ago

    i have a hidden Jewell that sells pizza just like this

  • Zenn Exile
    Zenn Exile 10 months ago

    My cast iron Deep Dish, blows this the fuck away. Not even bragging. I can make your mouth reach full completion on the first bite. You will need to take a bite of a cheap pizza just to get the easy one off. Feel me?
    This cat is confused about what "Perfect" means.

  • high horse
    high horse 10 months ago

    it's only pizza if its on thin crust

  • Kalu Braun
    Kalu Braun 10 months ago

    Hät jemand de kölsche Sticker jesehe?

  • RJam204
    RJam204 10 months ago +1

    you make a decent lasagna I guess. not pizza though.
    I bet you serve a grilled sandwich with meat on it and call it a grilled cheese.
    ..and try to claim you make a Philly Cheese when it doesnt have wiz or a hoagie bun.
    .. and a Texas chili with beans.

  • kheath580
    kheath580 10 months ago

    deep dish pizza is shit

  • Dan Lukaszewski
    Dan Lukaszewski 10 months ago

    So he basically did a Lou Malnatis copy. Looks good...
    Also, I have lived downtown chicago for nearly 20 years, if you come here, pass on Giordanos and go to Lous or Uno

  • ShoeTELEVISION
    ShoeTELEVISION 10 months ago +1

    it lives up to the hype. got a large deep dish today and it was great. sauce and crust are really good

  • chasm616
    chasm616 10 months ago +1

    I can see why people would like it but it's not for me personally. I prefer the texture and crisp bite of a traditional pizza to the gooeyness and filling of a deep dish. Still, eat whatever the fuck you want really, no reason to be a snob about it.

  • SlaphappyMongoose
    SlaphappyMongoose 10 months ago +1

    You wanna know how to start a flame war? Chicago style pizza is just lasagna with pizza toppings.

  • Craig Chastain
    Craig Chastain 10 months ago

    I bet that pizza really sweeps the leg...

  • MaarikMari
    MaarikMari 10 months ago

    Give me it now!

  • Boobyboy 69
    Boobyboy 69 11 months ago

    Get Tyler, the creator please

  • Chris C
    Chris C 11 months ago

    I'll go to Artichoke on Macdougal instead

  • sum dude
    sum dude 11 months ago

    He doesnt need to be this pure Italian. Its making a fucking pizza seriously lol...

  • Agnik Halder
    Agnik Halder 11 months ago

    Food skills

    Foodskills

    Foods kills

  • R
    R 11 months ago

    That's pizza soup in a bread bowl. I want a slice that I can fold and walk with, that's real pizza.

  • korencek
    korencek 11 months ago

    what a joke and butchery that taints the name "pizza".

  • MrSMASHMaN
    MrSMASHMaN 11 months ago

    I would love to turn that pizza into stinky poop

  • daniel nunez
    daniel nunez 11 months ago

    No offense but that pizza that nasty imo
    But i guess i am biased so what do i know

  • MrAlex3132003
    MrAlex3132003 11 months ago

    I love pizza as much as the next man, but this DOES NOT look good at all!

  • PourTheCoalToEr
    PourTheCoalToEr 11 months ago

    Deep dish pizza never appealed to me at all, but holy cow, that looks so good.

  • Sir Zechs Lucifer
    Sir Zechs Lucifer 11 months ago

    nah can't really compare to Giordano's

  • Mitch S
    Mitch S 11 months ago

    I'm from Chicago and this was awesome. Deep dish all day baby. I loved one liner about 1 dollar NY slices, and you're just like......nah

  • Fark Que Buttered Nipples

    OMG! I want this pizza in my mouth now!! Then I want Emmett in my mouth second!!

  • HOOLIGANfilmz
    HOOLIGANfilmz 11 months ago

    That looks BOMB!

  • Aleix Browne
    Aleix Browne 11 months ago

    all that bloody tomato. would make me kill my self.

  • Jerry Hendrix
    Jerry Hendrix 11 months ago +1

    Emmett's isn't as great as the classic Chicago pizzerias but it's definitely worth trying if you're in NYC and dying to have a Chicago slice. Hoping they can keep improving the recipe as they grow!

  • Dan Shaw
    Dan Shaw 11 months ago

    I love pizza. That looks like shit though.

  • Ro G
    Ro G 11 months ago

    Having worked in a chicago pizza place (shout out to Carmen's), the real secret to a good pizza is the large stick of butter used to coat the pan. And stuffed over deep is the way to go!
    So hungry.

  • Devin Gary
    Devin Gary 11 months ago

    Emmett Burke. Bro why are you torturing us

  • Foodpimpz
    Foodpimpz 11 months ago

    Looks delicious.

  • ok
    ok 11 months ago +1

    Oh my god this is pure pizza porn!

  • Roast-a-hoe
    Roast-a-hoe 11 months ago

    Been here a year, wish I knew. See you Friday.

  • Andrew Loh
    Andrew Loh 11 months ago

    Rare to spot my country's note showcased in a store overseas! -Singapore fan

  • Craig Allen
    Craig Allen 11 months ago

    Just call it Lasangna and get it over with. It aint pizza. "Slow bake"...its lasgna.

  • Bww Irving
    Bww Irving 11 months ago +1

    🌟 NOW INTRODUCING LITTLE DICKY THE "PIZZAMAN" xD 💓

  • Dev Sethi
    Dev Sethi 11 months ago +1

    Went here recently and it was fantastic but the best deep dish nationally is, in my opinion, Little Star in San Francisco. Unreal.

    • Anthony Perez
      Anthony Perez 15 days ago

      Dev Sethi they got a spot called Rance's that looks great too

  • DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET

    Sloppy overdone crap trust the US to go big with everything! I like deep dish but it's not enjoyable if it's basically a soup on a pie that falls right off after you cut a slice...

  • C.A.R. Chicago Area Racing
    C.A.R. Chicago Area Racing 11 months ago +1

    I went to New York and asked for "deep dish" Chicago style and I LAUGHED when they brought it out. Now this is without a doubt a Chicago style pizza. Looks amazing.

  • DAV URGE
    DAV URGE 11 months ago

    I wanna do this in a college town in Texas

    • DAV URGE
      DAV URGE 11 months ago

      all the pizza here is Sicilian style.

  • Charlene Alyssa Ingram
    Charlene Alyssa Ingram 11 months ago

    I have to find this place!

  • Alejandro Chavez
    Alejandro Chavez 11 months ago +1

    Thanks for the tip of leaving the pizza to sit for 3 minutes. I remember making a deep dish once and I cut straight into it after taking it out of the oven. It was so hard to eat😅

    • Anthony Perez
      Anthony Perez 15 days ago

      Alejandro Chavez yeah man make it 4 to be safe

  • Shootin Rope
    Shootin Rope 11 months ago

    If I'm paying a lot for a meal it ain't gonna be pizza boy

  • spiloFTW
    spiloFTW 11 months ago

    thats an abomination not a pizza

  • Dumb Bitch
    Dumb Bitch 11 months ago

    D e e p. D i s h. S u c k s

  • White Dove
    White Dove 11 months ago

    No wonder that americans are so obese.

  • TPRJones
    TPRJones 11 months ago

    That casserole looks delicious.

  • xLu1G1x
    xLu1G1x 11 months ago

    That is not a fucking pizza, call it a pie, if you want, but not pizza.

  • Ljink
    Ljink 11 months ago

    Damn, he just exposed New York $1 Pizza...

  • HackPatrol
    HackPatrol 11 months ago

    I love deep dish but I’m surprised his restaurant does well because New Yorkers hate it.

  • ImperiousViking
    ImperiousViking 11 months ago

    They should not be allowed to call this a pizza.
    It's not a pizza!

  • gabe quinn
    gabe quinn 11 months ago

    You're not from Chicago , fuck you

  • Arbhall McDougall
    Arbhall McDougall 11 months ago

    Juuuuuuust a tad too much sauce for my tastes, but its good to see a proper slice of pizza finally get showcased on this channel.

  • shallwi
    shallwi 11 months ago

    Its not pizza

  • artman201
    artman201 11 months ago

    Can someone explain why people argue about food?

  • HeavyC89
    HeavyC89 11 months ago

    How to make the perfect deep dish pizza...


    Don't.

  • bigeve223
    bigeve223 11 months ago

    the best type of pizza eh

  • PlaidChad
    PlaidChad 11 months ago

    does it come boneless?

  • BlaggerDagger
    BlaggerDagger 11 months ago

    That's not a pizza it's a fucking casserole.

  • C D
    C D 11 months ago

    'Pizza'

  • Thomas
    Thomas 11 months ago

    I went here a few months ago with some friends to try it and it's been a regular spot for us since. If you can go I'd recommend it .

  • T. Anderson
    T. Anderson 11 months ago

    It would be amazing if Sean would do a special Chicago episode of Hot Ones featuring slices of deep dish pizza in lieu of wings. Chicago!!!

  • Gianluca Daniele Di Maggio

    still thinking its a deep dish pie not a pizza but whatever

  • Jordan Bell
    Jordan Bell 11 months ago

    he look like Lil dickys big brother

  • Bush did 9/11 jet fuel can't melt steel beams

    I'd kill a man for a slice of that

  • ChardOfMight
    ChardOfMight 11 months ago

    tomato pie is not pizza

  • Cory Wilbanks
    Cory Wilbanks 11 months ago

    I need that in and around my mouth

  • Adam Leon
    Adam Leon 11 months ago

    i want Chicago style pizza but i live in California 😭😭

  • Surpeme
    Surpeme 11 months ago +1

    off brand lil dicky

  • CristianoInterista
    CristianoInterista 11 months ago +1

    0:23 STRAYA

  • Brendan
    Brendan 11 months ago

    My dad went to Fordham !!!