What’s the Difference Between a Calzone and a Stromboli?


Both are made with pizza dough and stuffed with cheese, but they are definitely not the same.

The following article, written by Alex Delany, appears on bon appetit.

A stromboli and a calzone are not the same thing. Please, I beg you, trust me. I tell that to people quite frequently (because I am the type of person who talks about stromboli a lot) and no one seems to believe me.

I give them a nice explanation as to what stromboli is and what a calzone is. They skeptically say, “Ok, yeah, sure,” and then they walk away muttering something like, “That guy was weird, right?”

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