In the context of a pizza oven, an oven shovel refers to a long-handled tool with a flat, wide blade specifically designed to transfer pizzas in and out of the oven. It is used to slide the pizza onto the hot surface and retrieve it once it is fully cooked.


  • “I use the oven shovel to slide the pizzas into the hot oven.”
  • “After the pizzas are cooked, I use the oven shovel to remove them from the oven.”
  • Related Terms:

  • Curing
  • Oven Door Handle
  • Dough Scraper
  • Pizza Cutter