The first Slovak to win a national contest in cooking pizza is called Miroslav Talian - his surname means Italian when translated into Slovak.
Over 50 contestants took part in the first national pizza baking championships in Bratislava November 19.
Talian, 21, impressed the jury, which was composed exclusively of Italian chefs, with his leek, bacon, cheese and tomato pizza Luigi.
3. Dec 2001 at 0:00 | From press reports of TASR and SITA