You will see with these homemade pizza dough recipes, making fresh
pizza at home can be delicious and easier than you think.
You can substitute white flour for wheat flour or half and half in
these recipes. The important thing to remember is to start your
pizza dough 1 -1 & 1/2 hour before you are ready to eat. Letting
your dough sit for 1 hour will result in a much more airy and
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Homemade Pizza Dough Recipes
2 ½ Cups flour
1 teaspoon salt
1 Cup warm water
1 Tablespoon yeast
1 Tablespoon Italian seasoning or to taste, optional
1 Tablespoon oil
In 1 cup warm water add yeast and a pinch of sugar. Set aside. In
your mixing bowl add flour, salt, seasoning and oil. Blend together
and pour in water mixture. Blend until dough forms a ball. Knead
several minutes. Cover and let rise for 1 hour. *Your homemade pizza
dough will turn out much better if you allow at least an hour.
Spread dough onto a pizza pan and top with sauce, mozzarella cheese
and your favorite toppings. Bake at 425 degrees for 15-20 minutes
until golden brown.
Pizza Topping Ideas: Spaghetti sauce
Mozzarella cheese, shredded
Ham slices or Canadian bacon
Chopped fresh broccoli
batch of pizza dough and freeze for another day. You can freeze the
dough before rising just add to a ziploc bag and place in the
freezer. Unthaw the night before by placing in the fridge.
for freezing pizza dough is to let the dough rise and then spread
onto pizza pan. Flash freeze. Wrap pizza crust in saran wrap and tin
foil. Freeze until ready to use.
Deep Dish Homemade Pizza Dough Recipes
3 Cups flour
2 Tablespoons oil
1 Cup warm water
1 teaspoon salt
1 Tablespoon yeast
pinch of sugar
In a measuring cup add warm water, yeast and pinch of sugar. Set
aside. In a mixing bowl add flour, salt, oil and eggs. Blend
together. Pour water mixture in your dough and allow to mix several
minutes. Take out and knead several minutes. Let set for 1 hour.
Pat dough in 2- 8 or 9 inch circle pans and press up the edges.
Add your sauce, cheese and pizza toppings. Bake at 425 degrees for
20-30 minutes until golden brown.
1 Cup cottage cheese
1/4 Cup Parmesan cheese
1 Cup mozzarella cheese
Pizza toppings such as sliced tomatoes, chopped basil, chopped
spinach, chopped parsley, sliced onions, sliced peppers
Lay your pizza crust on your pizza pan. Spread three cheeses over
crust. Sprinkle with garlic salt, Italian seasoning or any other
seasonings you'd like. Add your toppings. Bake at 425 degrees for
20-25 minutes until pizza is golden brown.
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What Else Can you Make with Pizza Dough
Not only are the types of pizza you can make endless, you can do a
lot of different things with a homemade pizza dough recipe.
Family size pizza
for letting kids make their own
Calzones-Roll a small
circle fill with your favorite toppings but leave out the sauce.
Fold edge over to make a half moon shape. Seal edges and bake.
If you don't have time or want to make one of these homemade pizza
crust recipes, try these options for pizza crusts.
muffins, split in half
split in half
Bread, cut in half lengthwise
some of these pizza recipe ideas.
Favorite Pizza Recipes
1 can or 1-2 Cups homemade refried beans
1/4 Cup tomato sauce
1 lb. ground hamburger
1-2 Tablespoons taco seasoning
cheddar cheese, shredded
Additional toppings to add:
salsa or taco sauce
In a skillet brown your hamburger until no longer pink and drain.
Add back to skillet and stir in refried beans. Blend together and
stir in tomato sauce and taco seasoning. Taste if desired add more
tomato sauce and/or taco seasoning.
Allow to cool slightly. Spread pizza dough into pizza pan. Spread
taco beans mixture on bottom of crust. Sprinkle the top with cheddar
cheese. Bake for 20 minutes or until crust is browned and cheese is
Layer pizza with toppings your family likes such as chopped lettuce,
chopped tomatoes, chopped onions, olives and serve salsa or taco
sauce on the side for those who like it.
by Ruth, (USA)
Whole Wheat flatbread
Fresh tomato slices
Fresh diced red pepper
Fresh chopped green onion
Shredded Italian cheese
Create pizza and toast in toaster oven at 350 degrees until cheese
Unique pizza ideas
with cooked fajita chicken meat
type pizza with feta cheese, chopped tomatoes, chopped cooked
chicken and sliced olives
pizza with taco seasoned hamburger meat and taco fixings
something unique try a pizza
Pizza Snack Cups
1 12oz. refrigerated biscuits or use homemade pizza dough recipes
1/2 lb ground beef or sausage
1 jar (14 oz.) pizza sauce or Picchio Pacchio
1/2 Cup shredded mozzarella cheese
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Spray a 12 cup muffin tin, then evenly press the biscuit dough into
the cups, bottom & up the sides. Chill tins until ready to fill.
In a small skillet, brown the beef or pork over medium high heat,
& drain off fat. Stir in pizza sauce & return to the stove
to heat through.
Evenly spoon mixture into each of the dough cups. Bake for 10 ? 15
minutes until just getting golden. Remove from the oven and sprinkle
Return muffins to the oven for another 5 minutes until the cheese is
melted & slightly golden. Remove tine from the oven and allow to
rest for 5 minutes.