Bruno DiFabio, owner of Scarsdale's Amore Pizza and nine other artisan pizzerias around the country, has been named the new judge on the Food Network show "Chopped."
DiFabio will join current judges Amanda Freitag and Alex Guarnaschelli.
In addition to Amore, DiFabio also owns Pinocchio Pizza in Pound Ridge, and he is working with the "Guinness Book of World Records" in an attempt to make the world's fastest pizza.
DiFabio, who lives in Connecticut, is also a six-time world pizza champion.
For more information on "Chopped," visit the Food Network website, www.foodnetwork.com.