The PTA at Margot Ming’s school is holding an online auction, and there are several great pizza prizes from names you might know.
All proceeds go toward providing PTA-funded enrichments for students at Margot’s school, Q300 in Astoria.
Yes, you could win ME coming to your home, blabbing at you about pizza, while teaching you how to make it. I’ve done this before to good result, and it turned into basically a pizza-and-wine fueled gab session about pizza culture, recipes, techniques, and general “where’s your favorite pizza” blabbing. From the auction listing:
“Renowned pizza enthusiast and Q300 dad Adam Kuban will come to your home and teach you and a group of up to 5 people total how to make pizza, and then we will all eat the finished pizza! All ingredients included—all you have to provide is the oven and hungry eaters! For up to five people. Winner must have a kitchen or access to one. Best to redeem class in fall or winter.”
Valued at $750. Bidding starts at $200.
This gift card was generously donated by Margot’s Pizza pop-up hosts Matt & Emily Hyland, who run the Emily/Emmy Squared empire. The gift card is good at any of their locations here in NYC. Thank you, Matt and Emily!!
$100 gift card to any of the five restaurants in the Pizza Loves Emily group, including Emily, Emmy Squared, and Violet, with locations in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village, East Village and Brooklyn’s Clinton Hill and Williamsburg. Perfect for date night treat or a family lunch, chef Matt Hyland’s refined pizzas, burgers, pasta, and cocktails are favorites with critics and local alike. pizzalovesemily.com.
Valued at $100. Bidding starts at $40.
You know about Mark & Jenny Bello’s Pizza School, right? They’re an awesome couple who teach home pizzamaking in a cool space on Grand Street on the Lower East Side. I’ve taken the class, and it’s a blast, and Mark & Jenny are some of the most genuine, down-to-earth pizza people I know.
Ticket for two people to attend a hands-on Pizza Workshop at Pizza School NYC. In this 4-hour workshop, we’ll take you step-by-step through the entire process of crafting incredible pizza from scratch. www.pizzaschool.com.Expires 5 years from date of auction conclusion
Valued at $295. Bidding starts at $75.
If you follow me on digital, you know Scott, since I’m always mentioning him and his incredibly deep pizza knowledge. He seriously should get an honorary PhD in pizza, and I am not even joking. This is a fantastic prize:
Two (2) tickets for New York’s “cheesiest guided tour”! Choose from 7 fabulous New York walking tours that explore pizza in depth (with lots of taste testing, of course)! www.scottspizzatours.com.
Valued at $110. Bidding starts at $40.