Bake time= 10-15 minutes
Serve=up to 4
If you are looking for delicious homemade pizza with special homemade sauces, it is here and this pizza is crispy , cheesy ,flavorful ,inside tender and it is a great pizza recipe with homemade dough and homemade sauce. Use these delicious pizza recipe to create easy , tasty, healthy weeknight dinners or meals.
FOR SAUCE INGREDIENTS AND DIRECTIONS
2 middle size tomato, grated
2 tbsp ketchup
1 tbsp tomato paste or tomato puree
1 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp sugar
1 tsp fresh basil leaves, chopped
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp butter
1/5 tsp black pepper, ground
1/5 tsp red pepper flakes
1/4 tsp dried mint
1/2 cup water
1- Place a wide saucepan over the medium heat and place the olive oil and butter in the pan . Add the garlic and garlic begins to color lightly, add the grated tomato, tomato paste and simmer for 5 minutes. Then add the chopped basil, ketchup,1 tsp sugar, black pepper, red pepper flakes, mint, the water, salt to taste.
2- Bring to the boil, then turn the heat down and simmer for 10 minutes or until rich and thick. Let it cool .
FOR DOUGH INGREDIENTS AND DIRECTIONS
5 cup and 1/2 cup all purpose flour
3 cup water, warm
10 gr. dry active yeast or 15 gr. fresh yeast
1 tsp sea salt
1 tsp sugar
2 tbsp olive oil
1 cup extra flour for working surface
FOR TOPPING INGREDIENTS = Mozzarella , green olive ( chopped)
Or toppings of your choice
1- Mix the warm water , olive oil , sugar , salt , yeast in a medium bowl. Place the flour a big bowl and pour this mix gradually in the bowl. Mix them with a electric mixture for 4 minutes , or you can use your hands and mix it 8-10 minutes, until you have a silky and elastic a dough. Flour the top dough and cover the dough with plastic wrap and tea towel.
2- Preheat the oven to 235 C .degrees.
3-Prepare your desired toppings.
4- Let it to rise until doubled size for 45-60 minutes. Then take it out of the bowl on to floured surface and divide the dough 3 or 4 pieces.
5-Dust a work surface with flour and roll each piece of dough into a rectangle or whatever shape you like. Spread the cooled sauce over pizza dough , leaving 1cm, border. Place sliced mozzarella, sliced olive on top of the sauce. Bake the pizza for 8-10 minutes or until the crust is golden and cheese is melted . Remove from the oven and serve immediately.
Homemade pizza sauce = Fry minced garlic in olive oil and butter.
Add the grated tomato, ketchup, chopped herb, spicy and cook.
Pizza dough= Mix the all purpose flour, the water, the salt,the sugar, the yeast and let it to rise.
Roll each piece of dough into a rectangle and spread the cooked sauce over the pizza dough.
Place it in the preheated oven. (235 degrees C.)