I'm definitely doing it wrong. Having my first taste of New Haven style Apizza in Washington D.C. is sort of like trying your first Half-Smoke in Connecticut. While I can't say if Pete's is comparable to the real thing, I can definitely tell you it's a damn fine slice of pizza. The Margherita has a thin crisp crust, a light layer of flavorful sauce, and just the right amount of oozing mozzarella and chopped fresh basil.
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It had been 20 years since I'd last been to Washington DC's Columbia Heights neighborhood. Two decades ago, the area was a grim scene of trash-lined streets, dilapidated storefronts, and beat-up row homes. Today, the revitalized U Street Corridor is home to two pizzerias that I was interested in visiting: RedRocks and Pete's Apizza.