Events together with Riccardo

Now you have the chance to have Riccardo in your pizzeria for special events or demonstrations.

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Riccardo Birghillotti has Italian origins, his pizzeria is in Alingsås about 40 km from Gothenburg in Sweden.

"Da Riccardo" the real Neapolitan pizza is the name of the pizzeria that represents him, here he brought his experience as a pizza chef and every day he offers pizzas with typical flavors that convey all the Italian tradition.

The first notions he learned at 17 were about cooking, then he began to approach the white art by working in a pizzeria in Florence.

From Italy he moved to Sweden and became passionate about leavening, and everything that encompasses the world of pizza.

The path he chooses for his life goes precisely in that direction.

He arrives in Sweden and makes Roman pizza in various restaurants in Gothenburg, then in 2016 he realizes his dream of having his own pizzeria; he inaugurates "Da Riccardo" in Alingsås, where he prepares real Neapolitan pizza.

In 2021 it received the brand and Riccardo's pizzeria became an AVPN affiliate (Associazione Verace Pizza Napoletana) and is the only pizzeria to be so in the entire region.

The Vera Pizza Napoletana brand certifies that the pizzeria that displays it makes a pizza that complies with the AVPN international production specifications, of this excellence of the Neapolitan gastronomic tradition.

Riccardo Birghillotti conducts his business with great professionalism and all his passion shines through, he also dedicates himself to competitions both in Sweden and in Italy, achieving excellent placings.

2nd PLACE in 2017 at the Swedish Championship

1st PLACE in 2018 at the Swedish Championship

In 2018 he was among the top 17 in Parma at the World Pizza Championship and participated twice in the European Pizza Championship.

Since 2018 he has been part of the jury of the Pizza Champion Cup of the Scandinavian championship and will soon also be on the jury of the Nordic Cup Championship.