Best Pizza Peel

Best pizza peel

When making pizza, you have to have all the right tools in addition to the perfect recipe. As we constantly point out, making pies at home is the best way to enjoy the perfect dish. In addition to having the best baking stone and baking oven, you also need to compliment them with other pizza tools. Today, we want to deviate from our usual pizza stones and oven reviews. And, talk about the best pizza peel options on the market.

Mainly, you want to always have a pizza peel when making pies.

However, just like there are tons of manufacturers and models for baking stones, there are also quite a few for pizza peels.

Therefore, how do you go about finding the best one?

What should you be looking for? We hope to answer those questions with this post as we continue our series of reviews.

Note, that finding a pizza peel is relatively easy. However, finding the right one for you, is what we hope to answer with this post. 

Best pizza peel

Kitchen supply Aluminum Pizza Peel

The Aluminum Pizza Peel Kitchen Supply is without a doubt the best option available right now.

Being on Amazon’s #1 best seller for pizza peels, you are guaranteed a product that without a doubt will give you great results.

It has an aluminum head and wooden handle that incredibly, were all manufactured in the US.

The idea with this model is to be able to place your dish further back than with a different model or by hand.

It comes in multiple sizes, particularly 12 inch, 12 inch wide, 14 inch wide, and 16 inch wide.

Normally, peels are sprinkled with some form of cornmeal or flour, in order to allow the pizzas to slide right on and off.

However, for this particular peel we suggest you do not use flour. It is best to use cornmeal at a minimum in order to have a smooth transfer every time.


The specific dimensions of this product type are 14 x 18 x 1.25 inches.

Additionally, it is silvered colored, and weighs 2.85 pounds. It’s aluminum head has rounded corners at 14 inch wide by 16 inches long and an 8 wooden handle. 


  • Multiple length options
  • Wooden handle for comfortable grip
  • Aluminum peel
  • plus
    Great durability


  • Consumers having issue with sticky paddle

This Aluminum model type is without a doubt the best pizza peel you can get your hands on.

It is big enough to allow you to handle not only pies, but other baked goods, and its durability will make sure you won’t have to replace this one for a long time.

Furthermore, the versatility of being able to pick between different sizes is key. And, not something that some of the other product types can offer. 

Runner up: Heritage Acacia Wood Pizza Peel

This heritage Acacia Pizza peel is as close as it gets to perfection.

We can easily see why anybody would consider this marvelous wood model type the best pizza peel available.

Designed by Heritage, you are bound to get a great product.

Heritage products are derived from Sky Solutions, which try to provide consumers with solutions to day to day problems.

They provide products ranging from home and office, to kitchen and dining. 

Made entirely out of wood, the Heritage Acacia Wood model type is a beautiful item to have in your kitchen.

Not only does it do a great job, but it looks good while doing it. It is made of natural acacia wood.

Which, is wood originating from Australia, but that can also grow in Asia, Africa, and certain parts of the Americas.

More importantly, the material is very durable and smooth to the touch. 

Specifications and cleaning

The dimensions of the product are 22.1 x 14.2 x 1.5 inches.

It is sized to make sure it fits all the baking ovens possible, Thanks to its thickness it will not warp and yet it is thin enough to pick up your pie without much hassle.

It has tapered edges allowing you to quickly slide on and off your pies.

Additionally, you can use it on other baked goods such as bread. It’s handles are perfectly made to sit comfortably in your hands. 

When cleaning your Acacia wood product type you want to make sure you use the following steps.

Firstly, wash your peel in warm water with soap.

Unlike most other peels(and baking stones for that matter), you do not have to worry about your peel keeping, and passing, a soapy taste to your dish.

Moreover, make sure you rinse constantly, but do not soak the peel. On the other hand, this  product is not made to be washed in a dishwater.

Finally, let it air dry once you are done. 

Another point of note is that it is recommended that you use food safe wood oil with this peel.


  • Beautiful design thanks to Acacia wood
  • Tapered edges
  • Very smooth material


  • A bit heavier than other peels

Final verdict

Both of these product models can easily be considered(and are) the best pizza peel you can get.

It really depends on your particular needs at home, and what you see as a better fit for your kitchen and dish making style.

Nevertheless, if you are still unsure, then we suggest you go with the aluminum model type.

The aluminum pizza peel gives you the most versatility in deciding what’s best for you.

The simple fact alone that you have multiple size options to choose from is already a bargain. 

The wooden handle allows you to have a great grip.

While the Acacia model type is definitely better looking, if you are looking for performance, then this is a no brainer. 

You cannot go wrong with either of these product models. So go ahead and get the best pizza peel possible for your kitchen.

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