Cheese Pizza | How to make Cheese Pizza

By Radhika Khandelwal  |  27th Jul 2015  |  
5 from 7 reviews Rate It!
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About Cheese Pizza Recipe

Cheese Pizza

Ingredients to make Cheese Pizza

  • 1 1/2 tsp Dry yeast
  • 1 cup lukewarm water
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 3 cup all purpose flour (maida)
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tbsp tomato puree
  • 1 tsp chilli sauce (optional)
  • 5-6 Basil leaves
  • 3 garlic clove minced
  • 2 cups Mozarella cheese grated
  • 1 tsp Oregano
  • 1/2 tsp chilli flakes (optional)
  • 2 tomatoes sliced

How to make Cheese Pizza

  1. Dissolve the yeast in lukewarm water. Add sugar and keep it aside for 15 mins till frothy.
  2. Add 1 cup flour, olive oil and yeast in a bowl. stir the mixture well.
  3. Add another 2 cup of flour and knead the mixture well. The mixture will become sticky.
  4. Knead the mixture till it leaves the sides of the bowl.
  5. Dust the flour to the dough to prevent sticking and knead the dough into a smooth ball.
  6. Cover the cough with a wet cloth for 40 mins till the dough rises into double.
  7. Spray the pizza pan with olive oil and spread the dough over the pan. Brush the surface with the oil.
  8. In a wok, heat oil and add garlic . Cook for 1 minute and add tomato puree, chilli sauce, basil leaves and salt. Cook it for 5 mins.
  9. Spread the prepared sauce over the dough. Place the tomatoes slices over it.
  10. Top with grated cheese. Sprinkle some oregano and chilli flakes and bake for 10-15 mins at 200 degrees.

Reviews for Cheese Pizza (7)

Swati kamran2 years ago

I have tried pizza base, it wasn't good, mum said wasted maida again :joy:, I will definitely try again according to u this time radhika, thanks for the recipe. I will try and recomment on the recipe

Neelam Pandey Joshi3 years ago

is it possible in microwave grill which do not have preheating function??
Swati kamran
2 years ago
don't try to make pizza in microwave, it is not crispy, crusty like we get in oven, make on tawa instead of making on microwave, the recipe is awesome by radhika,

preema sibin3 years ago

I am going to pizza today for my daughter

Charanjit Kaur3 years ago

is there anybody online i want ans right now

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