KATHMANDU, June 30: Pizza Hut, the international pizza franchise, opened its first outlet in Kathmandu in 2009. Now it has launched its “Cheesy Bites” menu in town for the starting price of Rs 214 per portion from Thursday, June 28.
The launch revealed the “Bites,” which are made of mozzarella cheese wrapped in dough, are available in the range of four non-vegetarian pizzas and five vegetarian ones.
The introductions were made in an attempt to bring something new to the menu in Kathmandu’s Pizza Huts.
Each pizza in the Cheesy Bites options consists of 22 “bites” that forms the crust and can be pulled apart to be consumed separately. It’s available in pizzas such as Spicy Chicken and Chicken Sizzle while also come in vegetarian editions, such as Spanish Delight and Paneer Bonanza, and in both medium and large sizes.
“We want to introduce something new every six months,” said Vishnu Reddy, the Country Manager for Pizza Hut in Nepal. “I think it’s different, and people will like it,” he added.
The present recipes, such as the Cheesy Bites were first tried in other countries before being included the Kathmandu menu.
“The new recipes were tested and tasted in India and were successful there. So we introduced them in Nepal,” said Reddy.
Reddy also believes that Cheesy Bites will be appealing to people of all ages. “It brings out the kid in all of us,” he said.
This variety of pizzas will be available in both the Tripureshwor and Durbar Marg branches that Pizza Hut has in Kathmandu.