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• Harry Kersh: From calorie count to portion sizes,

• we wanted to find out all the differences

• between Domino's pizza in the UK and the US.

• This is "Food Wars."

• This is the smallest pizza you can get in the UK.

• It's called an individual,

• and it measures 7 inches across.

• Joe Avella: Our smallest is, believe it or not, this small.

• Here it is, and it measures in diameter 10 inches.

• Harry: The next size up is a small,

• which measures 9.5 inches.

• Joe: Next size up for the US is our medium,

• which is 12 inches.

• Harry: This is 11.5 inches.

• Joe: What? I'm starving.

• Hey, I grabbed a slice.

• I'm starving. This pizza smells so good.

• I skipped breakfast.

• Next pizza.

• Next up for the US is our large,

• which is a 14-inch diameter.

• Oh, hell, yeah.

• What's with the way they cut your large pizza, Harry?

• It's ridiculous. Look at that.

• And not to be outdone,

• the US has one more size, the extra large.

• Diameter, 16 inches. Bro!

• Look at the size of this thing.

• Harry: Now, a 2.5-inch difference

• might not sound like a lot,

• but if you factor that into the surface area,

• it's actually 58 square inches wider

• than the UK's largest pizza,

• which is almost a third of an increase.

• Joe: Am I looking at this right?

• Is it supposed to be six slices?

• It's six slices. That can't be right.

• Six slices for a extra-large pizza?

• Look at the size of these slices!

• In the US at a Domino's,

• the extra-large pizza will cost you

• a very reasonable \$13.99.

• Hm.

• That...circle....

• That is 201 square inches,

• which breaks down to roughly

• 7 cents an inch?

• Nice.

• Harry: Now, shockingly, \$13.99 will only get you

• a small pizza in the UK.

• A small pizza is 9.5 inches across,

• and that gives it a surface area of 71 square inches.

• Now, if you divide the \$13.69 price tag by the 71,

• you find out that you're actually paying

• 19 cents per square inch.

• Ultimately, it means that if you went into a US

• and a UK Domino's with \$13.99 to spend,

• you'd be able to get more than double the pizza

• for your money in the US store.

• Let's compare large cheese pizzas in the two countries.

• This is what a UK large cheese looks like.

• Joe: And this is what a large,

• properly cut Domino's cheese pizza looks like in the US.

• Harry: It's cut into 10 pieces,

• and each slice contains 176 calories.

• That means that in total,

• the pizza in the UK is 1,760 calories.

• Joe: Instead of 10, we got eight slices.

• That means each slice is roughly 280 calories,

• which makes the whole pizza 2,240 calories.

• And according to the thing that was written for me,

• that is almost 480 calories more than the UK large.

• Harry: But why is that exactly?

• Let's see if we can get any clues from the ingredients.

• which is the dough.

• In the UK, the dough is made of wheat flour,

• a wheat and milk premix, rapeseed oil, water, and yeast.

• Joe: Yes, but here in the US,

• our dough is made of...

• enriched flour, wheat -

• oh, God, I hate reading this stuff.

• Enriched flour, which is wheat flour, iron,

• thiamine mononitrate, niacin, riboflavin,

• and folic acid, water, soybean oil.

• And it contains less than 2% of the following:

• sugar, salt, whey,

• maltodextrin, dextrose,

• dough conditioners such as sodium stearoyl lacksi...

• lactylate.

• I don't know. It's on the screen.

• You read it out loud.

• Enzymes! Calcium sulfate,

• ascorbic acid, calcium phosphate,

• L-cysteine. Good for hangovers, I hear.

• Yeast and cornmeal.

• Uh, yeah, much different.

• A lot more chemicals.

• Who saw that coming? [laughs]

• Harry: How about the cheese?

• Domino's in the UK refers to its cheese

• simply as mozzarella, and it's mostly

• because the ingredients are just that.

• Joe: In the US, Domino's doesn't - possibly can't -

• call their cheese mozzarella.

• Instead, they refer to it as "pizza cheese."

• So, the Domino's in the US's "pizza cheese"

• has the following ingredients.

• Part-skim mozzarella cheese, OK,

• which is pasteurized milk,

• cultures, salt, enzymes,

• modified food starch, cellulose, nonfat milk,

• whey protein concentrate, natural flavors,

• and sodium proponiate.

• Prop-io-nate.

• Propionate.

• Harry: Now let's look at the pepperoni.

• Most of the ingredients in US and UK pepperoni

• are actually pretty similar.

• They both contain pork, salt, dextrose,

• spices, sodium nitrite, citric acid,

• flavorings, and starter culture.

• Joe: You know, the only difference is

• that our pepperoni contains beef.

• Also preservatives beutohydrolate, hydrolazinase,

• BHA and BHT.

• I can't pronounce them. They're bad. [laughs]

• Harry: It turns out BHA and BHT are actually

• subject to restrictions in the European Union

• and can't be added to foods such as pepperoni.

• This might be because studies have shown

• that BHA can cause tumors in rats

• and is therefore reasonably anticipated

• to be a carcinogen in humans.

• Joe: Oh, well.

• I'm gonna die doing what I love.

• Eating banned chemicals. Mm!

• Harry: We reached out to Domino's to get some clarity

• on the pepperoni situation.

• We got our info from their ingredients webpage.

• However, when we checked with them,

• they told us that their information was incorrect,

• and they've updated it since to say that BHA

• and BHT have now been removed from the pepperoni.

• I think this happened at some point during 2018.

• They couldn't say exactly when.

• But, Joe, it sounds like you're OK after all.

• Here are all the items you can only find

• on the menu at a UK Domino's.

• Joe: And here are all the things you can only get

• at a US Domino's.

• So, firstly is the crust options.

• Now, in the UK, we can actually get stuffed crust.

• But what we've gone for here is the Italian-style crust.

• Apologies to the country of Italy for this one.

• Now, the Italian crust is basically the same dough

• but just thinner and therefore a bit more crispy.

• There are a few toppings that you can only get

• on your pizza in the UK.

• These include some options we've got here,

• like meatballs, sweet corn, and red onion.

• But that's not all.

• You can also get things like Catalan chicken,

• which is a chicken in a kind of paprika spice.

• You can get tandoori chicken,

• which is chicken with some Indian spice blends.

• And you can also get tuna on your pizza.

• Joe: Whoa, wait.

• Did he say tuna? Tuna on a pizza?

• No, no way.

• So, this right here is a pizza that has

• everything you can only get at a US Domino's.

• First of all, the crust.

• It is our thin Brooklyn-style crust.

• Instead of tomato sauce, we did an Alfredo white sauce.

• We got banana peppers on here,

• salami, feta cheese, and also Parmesan and cheddar.

• This should be known as The US Only.

• Like, Pizza Hut should have this on the menu,

• and you go, "Give me The US Only."

• And this is the pizza they give you.

• Yuck. Don't get this.

• [laughing]

• Yeah, I hate that.

• Grab a slice. See what you think.

• Harry: So, here are some UK sides

• that you won't find on the menu at a US Domino's.

• First of all, we've got the garlic cheesy bread.

• Chicken Kickers, which are just, like,

• nuggets with a spicy coating.

• Pretty recently, they've added these

• Pop'n Chicken bites to the menu,

• which, kind of similar to KFC's popcorn chicken.

• You can also get Chicken Strippers,

• which is just kind of like chicken tenders.

• Potato wedges, if you wanted

• some kind of potato option to go with your pizza,

• and then you can also get a tub of coleslaw.

• Joe: I don't think we have garlic cheesy bread,

• but we do have this, which is like a stuffed cheese bread.

• Also, this side, they have these chicken pieces,

• and then, these right over here,

• these Parmesan cheese kind of bread knots.

• [crunching]

• Also I think it's pretty cool, is Domino's will

• hook you up with a side of grated Parmesan.

• That's pretty nice.

• Chicken carbonara, which is a pasta dish,

• but looks like obviously chicken,

• bits of bacon, onion.

• In the US, Domino's offers a lot of different

• varieties of sandwiches. I just picked one.

• I got the chicken Parm sandwich.

• Let's take a look at that right there.

• Look at that chicken Parm.

• How good does that look?

• We found something green on the menu, which is nice.

• What do we got here? Tomatoes, onions,

• cheese, lettuce, croutons.

• [sighs] Who cares?

• Harry: Now, the default dipping sauce that will come

• with your pizzas is this garlic and herb dip in the UK.

• But there are also a couple of sauces

• which are exclusive to the UK.

• These include a little pot of Frank's RedHot sauce,

• and we can also get a honey mustard.

• Joe: The Domino's in the US has their own exclusive sauces.

• This kicker hot sauce, the sweet mango habanero sauce.

• This one is really good.

• Ranch. You guys don't have ranch?

• Thought you did. Guess not.

• Blue cheese dressing, mm.

• And, of course, marinara sauce.

• Harry: And finally, if you're someone with a sweet tooth,

• Domino's has some exclusive dessert items in the UK.

• Firstly, we've got Domino's cookies,

• which are actually, like, really good,

• especially if you get them when they're warm,

• and they kind of stay warm

• when they rest on the pizza boxes.

• And then you can also get a range

• of Ben and Jerry's flavors from Domino's in the UK.

• They're, like, a licensed vendor, which is cool.

• Joe: And for dessert in the US,

• you can get either these marbled cookie brownies

• or these chocolate lava crunch cakes.

• They also throw in this, the sweet icing.

• I'm sure it's amazing.

• So