Write-Up & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com     “Joe Pizza” is situated on the corner of Hopmeadow and Wilcox streets in the center historic district of lovely Simsbury, Connecticut. Why “Joe Pizza” and not Joe’s Pizza is a mystery, but what’s certain is that this restaurant’s slogan fits perfectly –   “Mmm.. Joe Pizza“.   Their boast of New Haven style pizza – better known as apizza – is backed by brick oven baking, slightly charred thin crust and sweet/savory tomato sauce topped with “Mootz” (mozzarella cheese). It is described on their menu as “characterized by a crust similar to rustic peasant bread in texture, cooked to darker color allowing the topping to blend together … different ingredients caramelize bringing out their natural sweet…