Jim Lahey – The Man Behind The Easy Pizza Dough

A former sculpture student, Jim Lahey has been at the front of a home baking revolution since his no-knead bread recipe was published in the New York Times in 2006. The two time cookbook author has since opened both The Sullivan Street Bakery and Co. in New York and continues to celebrate and educate all … Continue reading Jim Lahey – The Man Behind The Easy Pizza Dough

The Varasano Pizza Recipe – How To Make Homemade Pizza

If you have ever done a Google search for “how to make homemade pizza” then you have no doubt stumbled across the bible-esque tome that is the Jeff Varasano pizza recipe. The recipe, which is in itself very simple, tips the scale at a hefty 22,000+ words. Now don’t get me wrong, I’ve read almost … Continue reading The Varasano Pizza Recipe – How To Make Homemade Pizza

This Curds for You – Making Fresh Mozzarella

So you know how you’ve been futzing over tiny changes in your pizza dough? Or maybe you’ve been looking for that certain something to brighten up your pizza sauce and because it might be a bit dull right now? Well forget that – you’ve stend plenty of time worrying about dough and sauce, but how … Continue reading This Curds for You – Making Fresh Mozzarella

White Pizza from the New York Times

Winter Squash, Onion and Pine Nut Pizza (from the NY Times) This flavorful autumnal pie uses winter squash purée as the pizza topping; the purée is spread like a sauce on the crust. You can find puréed winter squash (sometimes labeled as “puréed acorn squash” or “puréed butternut squash”) in the freezer section of most … Continue reading White Pizza from the New York Times

Thai Peanut Pizza from Ryan (W)

My buddy Ryan was over the other night and introduced this awesome Thai Peanut Pizza. Here is his recipe and […]

Yeast-Free Pizza Dough – Pizza for Restricted Diets

I’ve recently found it necessary to explore yeast-free pizza dough and so I’d like to offer this recipe up as a jumping off point for those celiac disease or are taking Isoniazid. I would suggest using double-acting baking powder as all the chemical leavening may just leave this dough if you let it rest for … Continue reading Yeast-Free Pizza Dough – Pizza for Restricted Diets

The Number One Pizza Dough Secret – You May Not Like The Answer

For a long time, I was an impatient pizza chef. After all, a recipe that required almost a week to prepare sounded ludicrous! Who could plan their eating habits that far in advance, I wondered? Well my friends, you and I have to become those exact people if we are ever to reach our lofty … Continue reading The Number One Pizza Dough Secret – You May Not Like The Answer