This list is dedicated to every sophisticated pastry culinary friends. At this modern days, we no longer transfer pizza or breads from the oven by hands or even gloves. The most efficient and safe way is to use a pizza peel for lifting pizzas, bread, cakes, muffin, cupcakes, etc. while keeping your hands and arms at a safe distance from the oven’s heat. With this tool, you can now conveniently make pizza, heat a frozen ones, bake bread, cakes at home for your Game night, Movie night, Birthday Party and many other occasions. Sooner or later, you will fall addicted to making pizza by one of these pizza peels.
Buying Guide: There are 2 kinds of pizza peels, one made of wood, and the other made of metal, often aluminum or stainless steel. Wooden peels are better at non-sticking, but it can be scratchy and splintery while the aluminum or stainless steel are thin and strong, great for sliding under pizza.
#1. Pizza Royale Ethically Sourced Premium Natural Bamboo Pizza Peel (19.6×12)
Why bamboo? It naturally fights bacteria, and with its strength and weight ratio, the pizza peel is lighter and stronger with less chance of deep knife grooves where bacteria multiplies. Therefore, the Pizza Royale’s Bamboo pizza peel is super anti-bacteria.
The pizza paddle is 19.6 x 12 x 0.6 inch, which you may use as not only pizza peel but bread and cheese cutting board or as serving block.
Conclusion: The design is a nice smooth beveled edge, safe and comfortable to use. With proper care, the pizza peel is ensured no warp, split or splinter. Choosing bamboo is a wise choice among many.
#2. The Ultimate Aluminum Pizza Peel. 14″ Paddle
This pizza peel is easily favored by both beginners and experienced chefs alike because its advanced design effectively eliminates any worry for sticking to peel or pizza falling of the sides.
The peel features tiny divots texture that leads to minimal contact with the raw dough, therefore getting it in and onto the stone poses no more hassle. At the same time, you will require less flour which would normally be needed to help release the dough onto the stone. Less flour also means less cleaning and more enjoyable moments with your friends and family.
No more crying over your pizza corpse on the floor with the featured raise lip that keeps everything on the peel till it goes into the oven. In addition to pizza protection, the 10- inch hardwood peel handle is positioned at 15 degree angle providing a safe distance and insulation from heat.
Conclusion: This peel is designed with all things considered. It is safe for you, your family and your pizza.
#3. checkeredchef Stainless Steel Pizza Peel
Easily slip under your pizza and pies with this checkeredchef stainless steel pizza peel rather than thick wooden peels. In addition to that, the stainless steel means 100% dishwasher safe, no rust or discoloring and also a sturdy no-warping peel.
It features black rubber handle that unlike wooden handles, aren’t scratchy and splintery. It has also been smartly designed to be uniquely foldable, saving storage space on your kitchen counter.
Conclusion: It comes with two sizes, regular and extra large. Regular is 9.5 inches x 13 inches while extra large is 13 inches x 15 inches.
#4. Heritage Acacia Wood Pizza Peel
The Heritage Pizza Peel is 22 inch x 14 inch, allowing most of your home pizza to sit on, with the thickness that ensures no warping, but lets it slide easily under a pizza. It swooped even easier under your pizza or breads thanks to the tapered edge design that you can clearly see.
Conclusion: It is of the highest quality wood, sanded and crafted for a lifetime use. The natural acacia wood also makes for a nice hanged piece on your kitchen wall.
#5. TeiKis Large 14-inch Pizza Cutter + Pizza Peel Paddle Board Set (14-inch x 16-inch)
This set purchase is a great time saver. Not only will you receive a 14 inches x 16 inches pizza peel to conveniently transfer pizza, breads, and pastries, but also a 14 inches pizza cutter. So immediately after you transfer from the oven, you can start cutting it up on the spot and proceeds directly to the dining table. With the pizza cutter, you can also cut, mince, chop and dice fruit, vegetable, and meat.
The paddle is made of stainless steel, supporting the heaviest pizza there is, without warping. The non-stick surface makes it great for all kinds of pastries and desserts. Furthermore, the long handle allows you to place your pizza all the way to the back of the oven while keeping your hands safe from heat. In addition, it is removable for easy storage and space saving.
Conclusion: Now you can transfer your pizza out, cut it up and immediately transfer to your dining room all on one single board.
#6. Ironwood Gourmet 28214 Napoli Pizza Peel
The Napoli Pizza Peel is sure to transform your pizza and flatbreads cooking experience; it serves as a cutting station, a prep board as well as a serving board; something that can transfer directly from kitchen to dining table. The gorgeous acacia wood offers dark contrasting patterns unique and pleasant in every room.
Besides being multi-purposed, the acacia wood’s inherent density is what makes it naturally anti-bacteria. Furthermore, the board used no varnish or coating, only food graded mineral oil coating to add to your food consumption safety.
The 14 inch x 14 inch pizza peel features slanted edge, so to make scooping and sliding pizza on and off super convenient.
Conclusion: The Acacia wood is beauty and strength greatly reducing wear and tear. It will serve pizza for many years to come.
#7. Pizzacraft Pizza Oven Accessories/Folding Peel & Stone Brush – PC0217
The Pizzacraft accessory set includes an Aluminum Pizza Peel and a Stone Brush, a perfect tool for cleaning the oven stone. The stone brush also includes a built-in scrapper to help remove the spilled cheese and topping. The pizza peel measures 12.3 x 15.3 x 1.3 Inches while the brush measures 21 x 1.5 x 1.7 Inches.
The pizza peel features a screw knob at the base, so you can secure the handle and unfold it after use for convenient portability and storage.
As for the extra accessory brush, use the built-in scrapper to scrap off topping and cheese on hot-baked surface while the bristle is used to remove extra debris when the stone has finally cooled down to room temperature.
Conclusion: At a fair price, you get a pizza peel and a stone brush to make your pizza quick and neat. The pizza peel is compatible with PizzaQue PC6500, Pizzeria Pronto PC6000 and many more.
#8. Chef Pomodoro Aluminum Metal Pizza Peel
The Chef Pomodoro Pizza Peel is the perfect companion tool not only for baking and cooking pizza and pastries, but you may use it to transfer pies, cakes, and delicate breads into and out of your oven with a 10-inch safe-distance handle. The peel head is made of commercial grade aluminum, measuring 12-inch wide x 14-inch long, strong enough to avoid warping. In addition, the head features safety back step, well designed to prevent gravity accident.
The handle is foldable for compact and easy storage. Plus, since it is detachable as well, you can put the aluminum head into the dishwasher after use.
Conclusion: The foldable design is a great plus, that every pizza peel should have. Overall, the chef Pomodoro pizza peel is strong and multi-purpose. There will be no regret.
Its smooth aluminum head with safely rounded corners is lightweight and strong enough for big sized pizza. It is 14 inch wide x 16 inch long and features 8 inch wooden handle long enough to work with 700+ degree temperature without the oven mitts. Your pizza gets in and out the oven way quicker so you can get on with better things like eating it.
Conclusion: If you like quick, strong and painless-cleaning pizza peel, this is the one.
#10. New Star Foodservice Inc. 50196 Wooden Pizza Peel 16″ x 18″ x 36″ Aluminum w/wood handle
The head is made of durable anodized aluminum while the handle is made of natural solid wood. It is ideal at lifting cakes, pizzas, breads, muffins in and out of the oven while keeping safe distance from heat. The tapered edge makes it easy to slide under your pastries.
Conclusion: What’s great about the New Star Foodservice Pizza Peel is the different sizes available for you to choose from.
#11. EXO Non-Stick Polymer Sealed Super Peel Pizza Peel
To avoid the endless sticky situation you and your delicate dough often have, the super peel’s unique conveyor belt design allows you to pick up and transfer all kinds of pastries, from pizza to pie crusts. You no longer need to shove it in the oven with tons of cornmeal or flour.
Conclusion: You will never look back after this purchase. It leaves your worry of dough sticking in the past.