Love this recipe! I made it for a small family get together and everyone was just ecstatic with the taste! The best part was that it was so easy to make, and I done it by hand.:) i also made this with all-purpose flour (removing two table spoons of flour from each cup) and it turned out lovely. I will be making it again real soon!
As good as San Francisco restaurant pizza and I am a novice. My dough handling was a little clumsy -- I even tore it in a couple of spots, but the recipe is very forgiving. I put a pizza stone on my gas weber and cranked the heat full blast. Came out beautifully.
Since moving from the East Coast many years ago, my husband and I have been craving stromboli for years. I was thrilled to finally find a pizza dough that rises in the fridge and have made this dough 3 times in a month. So very easy to prepare and makes the kind of crust we like. The third time I prepared it I brushed the stromboli loaf with olive oil, let it rise 1.5 hour, made the slits, baked 10-12 minutes then brushed it again with the olive oil. I thought it made a crustier crust, which is what we like. Made super good stromboli!
Finally! A tasty, crispy, thin base to die for! And so easy! The only thing I'll say is to make sure your peel is well floured/semolina'd (give your pizza a couple of shakes to ensure it hasn't stuck to the peel) before attempting to transfer to the stone. And don't forget to use quality ingredients!
Highly recommend :)
Hi, Thanks a ton for this sure shot recipe for pizza dough. I tried it on pizza stone at home, and it really came nice. Can we use the same dough for bread, focaccia, dinner rolls ?
This is the best pizza dough I have made yet! I used 1 tsp of Honey & 1 tsp of Sugar. It was a great hit. This recipe is a keeper!
This dough is very easy to make, and results in a gorgeous pizza crust with perfect texture (airy, and just the right amount of crispy and chewy). It's my go-to recipe, and it has been served to countless people, most of whom end up saying that this is one of the best pizzas they've ever had -no matter what toppings I use, almost! Great, great recipe.
This is the easiest, tastiest pizza dough I've ever made. It makes a lovely thin crisp crust, if that's the way you like it, and rolls out beautifully if you're at all nervous about tossing it. It freezes very well and it's great to have on hand.
rolled out using rolling pin - very easy to manipulate and form. Excellent thin crust. Careful on cheese and/or sauce, as too much cheese or sauce makes it soft.
Easy recipe, and came out great first time. I made four different pies using different cooking platforms, and the stone came out the best.
Awesome! I use 50% whole wheat flour.
Wonderful. I've used this at sea level and at 7000 feet with equally great results. Frozen dough holds very well; I've even had success re-freezing dough on one occasion. I should add that the pizza or calzones are much better when preprared on a stone vs. an inverted half-sheet pan. My Taos oven lacks a stone and baking was difficult/messy on an inverted sheet pan. But, adding a touch of olive oil and grilling the pizza (par-grill one side first, remove from grill, flip it, top the par-grilled side, and return it to the grill to finish) works beautifully. Also a nice way to keep the heat out of the kitchen in the summer months.
Dough was very easy to make. I've already made several batches including some frozen ones. Best pizza dough recipe; my family loves it.
I finally found a pizza dough that we love. This one has a good flavor, nice thin crust, crispy yet chewy. It's the recipe I'll be using from now on.
OUTSTANDING!!!! This is THE pizza crust we'll use from now on. I've been a subscriber since 1998 and recipes like this make me continue to subscribe!
I was using a recipe with a dryer 'tighter' dough and the directions called for what I believe was far too much kneading. This recipe results in an excellent dough with minimal work using a mixer.
I made two batches two days ago. One batch I wanted to use a few hours later, so I let the dough proof at room temperature for a few hours, the other, I put in the 'fridge. The pizzas I made with the first batch (the one proofed at room temp) turned out to be excellent.
I baked them on an excellent baking stone, the Fibrament stone I bought from AHM in Orland Park near Chicago. They make a 15" x 20" x 3/4" stone for home ovens, which is what I bought.
This had good flavor but I had a lot of trouble with tearing. I even watched the video but the dough just kept on tearing. I ended up rolling it out with a rolling pin, which made tasty flat bread, but not great pizza. Any tips on what I did wrong?
I used this crust recipe yesterday for a Potato Leek Pizza with Goat Cheese (and I added some lemon zest) and it was the best one that I've tried so far in terms of that initial taste - I want a crispness at first bite and then a good chew. This recipe delivered and is the one I will be using from now on! Thanks Peter!
I've never made pizza dough before but this recipe was a cinch, and my pizza was delicious. Highly recommend this! Used the standing mixer, and the texture came out great. Froze some of it for an easy dinner another time.
Awesome flavour and super easy!
Great dough, easy to work with, rolls out very thin without sticking.
I always make my own pizza and have been using the same recipe for years - a rather thick crust. Time to try something different - and extremely easy. This was a cinch to put together and park in the fridge. Came back 2 days later and was surprised that it hadn't gotten a whole lot bigger. Took it out of the fridge for the 2 hour rise and again - not a lot of change and a very soft dough. But what pizza! This is a thin, crispy crust - just what I was looking for. And delicious! Made 2 pizzas and 2 calzones. I use convection bake and probably took them out a minute early. Will make these again and again.