Slideshow: Dear Slice: Texas Pizza Summit at The Garage

The Summit Attendees
The Summit Attendees
Here we have em. From left, going clockwise, there's Bill, Tom, Peter, and Gene. These are what serious pizzamakers look like folks!
Mushroom
Mushroom
Fresh Mozz, mushroom, black pepper, white truffle oil.
Brandy Cherries and Sausage
Brandy Cherries and Sausage
Fresh mozz, dried cherries plumped in brandy, fennel sausage, red pepper, honey.
Bill Making a Calzone
Bill Making a Calzone
The Calzone
The Calzone
The calzone is raw escarole, cured olives, capers and olive oil. No cheese.
Cauliflower and Smoked Bacon
Cauliflower and Smoked Bacon
Fresh mozz, cauliflower, double smoked bacon, evoo.
Gene's got Java's Number
Gene's got Java's Number
Oh, to be a dog at the table of pizza greatness!
Gene on the Peel
Gene on the Peel
Gino's Pizza
Gino's Pizza
Java
Java
That is one blissed out looking dog.
Sunday Reprieve
Sunday Reprieve
Breakfast of Champions
Breakfast of Champions
Filetti and Herradura, what better way to start the day?
Tom at the Peel
Tom at the Peel
Of course, having an oven of his own, Tscarborough knows his way around the peel.
Brussels Sprouts
Brussels Sprouts
That is one come-hither pie.
Vermont smoked pepperoni
Vermont smoked pepperoni
Look at those perfect little pepperoni chalices. It's gotta be as good as it looks.