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Battle for the Dough

National Pizza Month is here once again, and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than with an ultimate pizza showdown!  A few of your favorite local celebrities have created their dream pie and it’s up to you to vote and tell us which one you think is best!

The contestant’s creation that receives the most votes will be our featured pizza of the month from 11/1-11/22. As if that weren’t tasty enough, we will be donating proceeds from each pizza sold to the charity of their choice. Help our contestants battle it out for the dough and vote for your pick below!

Phoenix and Tucson have 2 separate pools – feel free to vote in both!  Here’s a recap of our contestants and their pizzas.

Phoenix Contestants

Lady La, Radio DJ 104.7 KISS FM and Mix 96.9
Pizza Name: La Pizza
Ingredients: Red sauce, fresh mozzarella, pepperoni, roasted garlic, fried jalapeño and purple potato chips, topped with a swirl of ranch on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: The Purple Society

Diana Brandt, @AZFoodie
Pizza Name: Pizza is Bae
Ingredients: Olive oil, mozzarella and fontina cheese blend, fresh garlic, ricotta, bacon, prosciutto and caramelized onions on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Unidos Por Puerto Rico

Sarah and Matthew Stubbs, @Geekswhoeat
Pizza Name: The Phoenix
Ingredients: Buffalo sauce, goat cheese, ricotta, spicy chicken sausage, red onions and cilantro on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Comicare

Competing on behalf of PHOENIX magazine, Leah LeMoine, Managing Editor
Pizza Name: Fall-ing Into Meatballs
Ingredients: Olive oil, mozzarella and fontina cheese blend, ricotta, fresh garlic, butternut squash, poblano peppers and meatballs, topped with pepitas and basil on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation

Javier Soto, 3TV Reporter
Pizza Name: Javn-Fun
Ingredients: Olive oil, pesto sauce, mozzarella and fontina cheese blend, fresh garlic and shredded chicken on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Children’s First Academy

Vote for your favorite Phoenix contestant here

 

Tucson Contestants

Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor of Tucson
Pizza Name: The Rothschild
Ingredients: Spicy mustard BBQ sauce, smoked mozzarella, chicken, hatch green chilies and cilantro on a thin crust
Charity of choice: Tucson Values Teachers

Competing on behalf of Tasting Tucson, Alfredo and Aaron Gonzales, Founders
Pizza Name: Vizietto
Ingredients: Tomato cream sauce, oregano, mozzarella and fontina cheese blend, smoked mozzarella, chopped fresh spinach, artichoke hearts, crimini mushrooms, chopped jalapeños, bacon and Parmesan cheese, topped with an olive oil drizzle on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Unicef

Lydia Camarillo, Tucson News Now
Pizza Name: Tour of Italia
Ingredients: Red sauce, smoked mozzarella, pepperoni, prosciutto and Italian sausage, topped with fresh basil on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Big Brothers Big Sisters

Cyndi and Chris in The Morning, MY 929
Pizza Name: My Big Fat Greek PIZZA
Ingredients: Olive oil, mozzarella and fontina cheese blend, fresh garlic, feta cheese, seasoned ground beef, marinated tomato, red onion, kalamata olives and oregano, topped with a tzatziki drizzle on hand stretched dough
Charity of choice: Global Giving for Hurricane Relief

Vote for your favorite Tucson contestant here

 

*The contestant with the most entries in each market will be the winner. Voting for Phoenix market ends 10/18/17. Voting for Tucson market ends 10/23/17. For a complete list of contest rules and eligibility, click here.

Build Your Own Pizza Contest!

National Pizza Month is here once again, and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than by putting the dough in your hands.  It’s your turn to tell us what your pizza creation is for the chance to be featured on our menu.

It’s pretty simple, really.

Just dream up your ideal pizza, imagine what toppings you’d choose, and ENTER TO WIN HERE.

Listen up, because here’s what’s in it for you.  Other than the bragging rights of having your pizza featured for the entire month of November at Sauce, you will also receive a $200 Sauce Gift Card.  On top of that, we will be donating $1 of each pizza sold to the charity of your choice—what could be better?

Contest Details:
You can enter your pizza via Facebook or in-store from October 1st – 16th.

Be sure to include:

  • The name of your pizza
  • The crust type
  • Type of sauce (if any)
  • The ingredients
  • Your email address

Our executive chef and team will choose a winning pizza to be featured on the Sauce chalkboard beginning November 1st.

*Winner will be chosen by our Culinary Team based on taste, flavor, cost and creativity. Entries must be received online or in-store by midnight PDT October 16th. Contest available at the Albuquerque location only. The winner will be notified via email or Facebook message. Employees of Sauce Pizza and Wine are not eligible. For a complete list of contest rules and eligibility, click here.

Sauce Every Bite Counts

In honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we have partnered up with local hospitals to spread the word about the outstanding quality care and education they provide.  Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Phoenix, Diamond Children’s Medical Center in Tucson and UNM Children’s Hospital in Albuquerque.

We’re completely blown away with the work these hospitals have done for children and families in their communities, so from September 11th-17th, we are donating 100% of the proceeds from all Kids Meals to these hospitals.  Not buying a kid’s meal?  There will also be a chance for you to contribute by adding a donation to your bill.

Giving back has always been close to our hearts and we are extremely grateful for the chance to help raise money that will directly impact the lives of patients and their families.  With the help of our community we can continue to serve great food while also enhancing the well-being and growth of kids by supporting these organizations.  Join us as we participate in National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to help bring attention and support to children in need.

To learn more about your local children’s hospital and additional ways to donate, visit:

givetopchf.org/sauce
www.bannerhealth.com/locations/tucson/diamond-childrens-medical-center
www.hsc.unm.edu/health/locations/childrens-hospital.html

Sauce Summer Sampler

It’s our favorite season and to celebrate we’re giving you a deal all summer long! From June 1st until August 31st you can try our #SummerSampler at all Arizona locations. You’ll get your choice of 1 pizza, 1 salad, and 2 glasses of wine for just $22*. Fam, what are you waiting for?

PSA: Our Watermelon & Arugula Salad is back! Packed full with fresh seedless watermelon, spinach, arugula, jicama, roasted pumpkin seeds, feta cheese, and dressed with white balsamic vinaigrette. Add this salad to your Summer Sampler for a refreshing summer treat – you won’t regret it!

Also, keep an eye out on our Instagram, because we will be giving away FREE Sauce Summer Samplers all summer long!

*Disclaimer: One salad ($9 or less), one pizza ($11 or less) and two glasses of wine ($7 or less) for $22. Can also sub for any entrée ($9 or less) or any other beverage ($7 or less). Valid 6/1-8/31/17 at all Arizona locations (excluding Sky Harbor airport), dine-in only. Cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts. Limit one per guest per visit. No cash value.

 

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Valentine’s Weekend at Sauce!

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Whether you are a sweetheart or have a sweetheart, you deserve to treat yourself on Valentine’s Weekend. We’re offering you (accompanied or alone) a pizza, a salad and 2 glasses of wine for only $22. With all the savings, you’ll be able to splurge for that Nutella Trifle.

Our $22 Sweetheart Deal will only be available Friday, February 10th thru Tuesday, February 14th.  So stop by to indulge with your sweetheart or enjoy a glass of wine for a night out with friends!

We wish you a delicious Valentine’s Day!

Find your nearest Sauce location here.

*One salad ($9 or less), one pizza ($11 or less), and two glasses of wine ($6 or less) for $22. Can substitute the salad for any entrée ($9 or less) or the wine for any other beverage ($6 or less).

 

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The Big Game Catering Giveaway

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Game Day is fast approaching; why not spend the time beforehand trying to win free catering for your party? From January 11th through January 23rd, you can enter our catering giveaway. Four lucky winners will be chosen on February 1st to receive a free catering package* for their Big Game festivities!

Entering the contest is simple:

  • If you’re already a member of our E-Family, then you’re already entered – see, easy as PIE!
  • If you’re not a member, then subscribe to be entered between 1/11/2017 through 1/23/2017! We promise not to flood your inbox.
  • BONUS: Receive additional entries when you forward our email about the giveaway to a friend**

In case you didn’t get the memo, we’ve revamped our catering – we’ve spiced up old packages and added a few new ones. Each Party Pack serves 10 and prices vary, so choose wisely!

Take a look at the full Catering Menu here.

For the official contest rules, click here.

*Maximum value of $150. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Valid at all Sauce locations. Giveaway ends January 23rd, 2017. Winners announced January 27th, 2017. Redemption of prize expires March 31st, 2017.

** Forwarding to a friend will not automatically enter the friend into the contest and will not subscribe them to Sauce E-Family

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BYOP Contest – Win a $200 Sauce Gift Card

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National Pizza Month is here once again, and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than by putting the dough in your hands.  It’s your turn to tell us what your pizza creation is for the chance to be featured on our menu.

It’s pretty simple, really.

Dream up your ideal pizza, imagine the toppings you’d choose & ENTER TO WIN HERE!

Listen up, because here’s what’s in it for you.  Other than the bragging rights of having your pizza featured for the entire month of November at Sauce, you will also receive a $200 Sauce Gift Card.  On top of that, we will be donating $1 of each pizza sold to the charity of your choice—what could be better?

Contest Details:
You can enter your pizza creation online or in-store from October 1st – 17th.

Be sure to include:

  • The name of your pizza
  • The crust type
  • Type of sauce (if any)
  • The ingredients
  • Your email address

 

Our executive chef and team will choose a winning pizza to be featured on the Sauce chalkboard beginning November 1st .

 

*Winner will be chosen by our Culinary Team based on taste, flavor, cost and creativity. Entries must be received online or in-store by midnight PDT October 17th. The winner will be notified via email or Facebook message. Employees of Sauce Pizza and Wine are not eligible. For a complete list of contest rules and eligibility, click here.

Memorial Day – 25% off

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In honor of Memorial Day, we will be offering 25% off to all e-family members when dining with us on Monday, May 30th.  Spend some time and make memories with family and friends—stop by for some pizza and wine.  Don’t forget to finish off your meal with a dessert Pizza Cookie!

As we celebrate Memorial Day, a special thanks goes out to all who have served our country.

To receive this offer – sign up for our e-family here.

 

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Now Hiring: Job Fair for Sauce Thunderbird Square Location

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Sauce, Pizza & Wine is currently hiring for our team at our Scottsdale Waterfront location. If you’re a hard worker who loves cooking and making pizza with only fresh ingredients, then our Sauce family would love to meet you!

   

HIRING ALL POSITIONS:

Cashier, Server, Line Cook, Dishwasher

WHERE:

14418 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

WHEN:

10AM-6PM

HAVE QUESTIONS?

Call 480-321-8800

   
About Sauce Pizza & Wine
Sauce Pizza & Wine answers the daily dilemma of “Where are we eating?” This fast, fresh concept offers the cure for every appetite, every day, every time with updated Italian favorites paired with impressively affordable wines. Whether it’s Italian pasta and fresh salads for your family, half a dozen hand-stretched pizzas for the local kids soccer team, “kid-famous” mac & cheese to feed your little wild ones, vegetarian and gluten free options, or meatballs that would make your mother-in-law proud . . . this neighborhood Italian eatery will quickly become your fast-casual dining answer.

Now Hiring: Job Fair for Sauce Scottsdale Waterfront Location

Sauce Job Fair at Scottsdale Waterfront

Sauce, Pizza & Wine is currently hiring for our team at our Scottsdale Waterfront location. We’re looking for hard working people who love cooking and making pizzas with the freshest ingredients! If this sounds like you, then our Sauce family would love to meet you!

 

HIRING ALL POSITIONS:
Cashier, Server, Dishwasher
Cooks: Pizza, Pasta, Pantry

WHERE:
7135 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

WHEN: 
10AM-6PM

HAVE QUESTIONS?
Call 480-321-8844

 

About Sauce Pizza & Wine
Sauce Pizza & Wine answers the daily dilemma of “Where are we eating?” This fast, fresh concept offers the cure for every appetite, every day, every time with updated Italian favorites paired with impressively affordable wines. Whether it’s Italian pasta and fresh salads for your family, half a dozen hand-stretched pizzas for the local kids soccer team, “kid-famous” mac & cheese to feed your little wild ones, vegetarian and gluten free options, or meatballs that would make your mother-in-law proud . . . this neighborhood Italian eatery will quickly become your fast-casual dining answer.