Professional dancers “Dancing With the Stars” Daniella Karagach and Pasha Pashkov made an unexpected announcement on November 16, 2022.
The couple had been teasing the announcement for a few days, and when they finally announced it, fans were instantly smitten.
“It’s finally here!” they wrote on Instagram. “This project has been ongoing since April and we are SO EXCITED to share the news. … We launched a new hospitality brand!”
The brand is called “dancing pizza,‘ and it’s a pizza delivery menu available when you order from UberEats.
“Our menu, curated by the dancers themselves, is available now in Atlanta, with additional locations in Miami, Los Angeles, San Antonio and New York to follow later this month. We are scheduled to roll out nationwide in 2023.”
Famous friends contributed to the menu
The menu for Dancing Pizza features contributions from people who will be familiar to fans of Dancing With the Stars.
Daniella Karagach’s pizza is titled The Supreme Light and features pepperoni, mushrooms, olives and mozzarella cheese, according to the website.
Lindsay Arnold also features on the site with her special for meat lovers. The pizza is topped with pepperoni, sausage, ham, bacon and mozzarella cheese. The delivery-first restaurant also offers desserts in the form of tiramisu and appetizers in the form of garlic knots and buffalo wings.
According to the website, the restaurant “is fueled by social platforms and media frenzy, dance is bigger and more popular than ever. Dance competitions and sports/arts culture have gone mainstream, driving purchases of music, fashion, sports and now food.”
Karagakh is “passionate” about pizza.
In a press release Speaking about the new restaurant, Karagach shared that she wants to combine things close to her heart in her new venture.
“When you think of pizza and dancing, you always picture good times, a fun party,” she said in the press release. “Pizza is my favorite food for my ‘cheat’ meal.”
Pasha Pashkov added: “The items created with KDS by my fellow dancers reflect their personal style and allow fans to enjoy the delicious creations of their favorite dancers. Nowadays, food isn’t just fuel, it’s an experience and we designed Dancing Pizza to bring fans closer to their idols.”
Karagach, 29, and Pashkov, 36, have been together for over a decade and she recently shared some photos from the beginning of their relationship.
“Hittin y’all with a BIG throwback dump, cherished. ’09,” she wrote in the caption.
The couple originally met in 2009, Pashkov said Dance Sport Info in June 2017.
“My former partner went to Dancing With the Stars, so I was looking for a new partner,” Pashkov shared in the interview. “My standard trainer told me to try dancing with Daniella. I wasn’t sure because there was six and a half years between us. That’s a big age difference.”
Pashkov joined Dancing With the Stars in season 28 while working with The Office star Kate Flannery. He’s been on every season since then.
Karagach joined Dancing With the Stars as a member of the troupe prior to season 28, and she got her first celebrity partner in the show’s 29th season. The dancer won season 30 alongside Iman Shumpert.
Both dancers returned for the 31st season of the ballroom dancing competition. Pashkov was partnered with Real Housewives star Teresa Giudice, while Karagach was partnered with actor and bodybuilder Joseph Baena.
The dancers founded the wedding dance school together in 2020 to teach couples first dance routines for their weddings.
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