Pizza Piccante (Spicy Pizza) is normally served with Salame Piccante (Spicy Salami).
To complement the fat and the pepper in Salame Piccante, tomato, cheese, and other strong spices, you need a medium to full-bodied wine with ripe berry flavors and well-balanced tannins.
My favorite match for Pizza Piccante a chilled Lambrusco. The fresh acidity pairs so well with the Spices, the Cheese and the Tomatoes.
For a Spicy Pizza, a fruity (Italian) red wine is always a good choice.
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