Pizza to some people is a quick and cheap way to eat dinner without any hassle. But to some of us, pizza is more--it is an experience, a nourishment not just for the body, but for the soul. There is a difference between commercial, chain pizza and pizza that is hand-crafted. Don't get me wrong…your big guy delivery pizza has its place in the world, and I've eaten many a slice of these pizzas. But there is something special about a pizza that is made from fresh ingredients, topped well, and baked in your own oven.
So, if you love pizza--eating it, making it, everything about it--you've come to the right place! Pull up a chair, grab a slice, and settle in to find out everything about pizza that you'll ever need to know.
For anyone who is wanting to learn to make hand-crafted, homemade pizzas, it can be intimidating at first. But rest assured, it is not hard. Believe me, once you have the basics down, you'll realize it is simple to put together a great homemade pizza. And pizza making is very forgiving. If you make a mistake or you just don't like the way you topped your pizza, just start again. Mixing up a batch of pizza dough is quick and easy.
Making a Pizza
Looking for the best dough recipes
? Whether you're looking for a basic crust
, a whole grain dough
, or even a dough that works great in your bread machine
, I've got what you are looking for! I also have low-carb
and gluten-free doughs
for those whose diets keep them away from regular pizza.
While a basic tomato sauce can never go wrong, sometimes you are looking for a little something different. Browse through a selection of delicious and easy to make sauces for your pizza.
Want pizzeria style pizza at home? Are you bored with those big chain delivery guys who bring you dull, unexciting pizza pies? Look no further--I'll show you how to make a homemade pizza that will beat the pants off those delivery dudes, right in your own kitchen, covering everything from working with the dough to baking and serving your pizza.
You'll also find a look at the essentials of pizza making--the tools and equipment you need to turn out fantastic pizza right in your own kitchen.
If you are really ambitious, how about building a wood-burning pizza oven in your own kitchen or your own backyard? I'll show you the basic steps to constructing a wood-burning oven, so that your pizzas have that genuine, real deal flavor and texture.
Want to learn the secrets and tricks of the trade? Need help making healthier pizza for you and your loved ones? Want to make pizza at home like a pro even if you are a novice? Read through some tricks and tips that will give you the ideas and know-how you need.
The World of Pizza
Pizza is not just a food, it is an experience--for your senses, your social life, and your way of life. Pizza lovers understand that pizza is important. It can pick you up, nourish you, delight your senses, and bring a little fun to the party. If you love pizza, you'll want to learn more about it--where it came from and how people around the world enjoy their pizza.
If you are ready to take it one giant step forward, how about opening up a pizzeria of your own? Talk about doing what you love--what could be better than surrounding yourself with the object of your affection each and every day, all the while making a living from it. It can't get better than that. All the ideas, know how, and tools you need are right here!