Definition: Fire Brick

A fire brick is a specialized brick that is designed to withstand high temperatures in a pizza oven. It is made from refractory material which has good thermal resistance and durability, allowing it to be used in the construction of pizza oven chambers and hearths.


  • “A fire brick is essential for a pizza oven as it retains and distributes heat evenly.”
  • “The fire brick lining in the pizza oven helps to create the perfect crispy crust by absorbing moisture from the dough.”
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  • Brick Oven
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