This downtown Phoenix Italian restaurant is known for its pizza. But don't miss the pasta

Jul 15, 2021 434


Forno 301 had me sitting with a glass of Montepulciano in the dark and Googling the word "testosterone." With so many Italian words on the menu — acciughe, diavola, salsiccia e funghi — it's easy to get confused here. 

As it turns out, the word testosterone is exactly what you think it is. My search results did not show any pictures of red sauce pie with mozzarella, ham, bell peppers and eggs like the description led me to think. This "testosterone" pizza is its own thing; the sole invention of owner Luca Gagliano, who named the pie as a reference to an inside joke with a friend.  

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