9 fascinating twists on pizza from around the world

Forget pepperoni. People in other countries are busy slapping everything from tuna to kimchi on their pies.

Pizza slice
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People have been piling stuff on dough, and then heating it up, for thousands of years. That includes the Chinese, who some believe gave Marco Polo scallion pancakes, leading to the theory that he introduced pizza to Italy.

Others point to the ancient Greeks, who covered their flatbreads with herbs, oil, and cheese. But no matter who is responsible for pizza, there is no denying that it has serious global appeal. Here are nine of our favorites pies and pizza-like creations from around the world.

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