Ola Rokita

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Pizza Dough & Simple Cheese Pizza

Ola Rokita22 March 2020Comments (0)

 

Cheese Pizza

Pizza is one of my favorite foods. I can eat it everyday. Making pizza dough is very simple to make and requires very few ingredients. For this recipe I use wheat flour from Poland, type 550.

Watch my video on how to make this delicious recipe.

Cheese Pizza

Ingredients

Pizza Dough

  • 5 cups flour
  • 2 cups lukewarm water
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 packet active dry yeast (7 grams)

For this recipe you'll also need pizza peel and oven pizza stone.

Toppings

  • 1 cup pizza sauce
  • 3/4 cups shredded fresh mozzarella cheese

Instructions

  1. Using a stand mixer bowl, add two cups of lukewarm water.

    Bowl
  2. Add sugar and two tbsp of flour and mix it all together.

  3. Add a packet of dry active yeast

    yeast
  4. Wait 5 minutes until the yeast starts working and add two cups of flour.

  5. Mix it with a spoon and add salt, and continue mixing.

  6. Add 2-3 cups of flour and gently mix it

  7. Place the bowl back to the mixer and using a hook mix the dough for 8-10 minutes.

  8. Add olive oil.

  9. Continue mixing for another 5-10 minutes.

  10. Remove the bowl with the dough from the mixer and place it on the counter to rest covered with a clean dish cloth.

  11. Wait approximately 1 hour for the dough to rise.

  12. Preheat the oven to 225 degrees Celsius (435 F - 450 F).

  13. Take about 250 grams (9 oz) of dough and flatten with your hands.

  14. Using a rolling pin, flatten the dough into a large circle.

    pizza dough
  15. Take some parchment paper and transfer the pizza dough onto it.

  16. Pour same pizza sauce and spread it evenly with circular motions.

    pizza sauce
  17. Using a wooden pizza peel, lift it and place it onto a pizza stone inside your oven. If you don't have one, place your pizza onto a large round pizza pan.

  18. Bake for 18-20 minutes.

  19. Remove your pizza and sprinkle some fresh mozzarella o top.

  20. Bake for another 5 minutes.

  21. Remove from the oven and cool for 3-5 minutes.

    Cheese Pizza
  22. Enjoy!

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