Garden Rotini Pasta Salad

Garden Rotini Pasta Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 2 pounds dry tricolor rotini pasta 2 cups diced tomatoes or halved grape tomatoes 1 cup sliced black olives I cup diced green peppers 1 cup diced red peppers 1½ cups thinly sliced carrots 2 cups chopped broccoli 1 cup diced red… Read More

Melanzane con Mozzarella

Melanzane con Mozzarella   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Entree Ingredients 1 pound dry rotini pasta 1 large fresh eggplant, diced ⅓ cup olive oil 2 tablespoons chopped garlic 3 cups chunky marinara sauce 8 ounces fresh-diced buffalo mozzarella ¼ cup shredded Parmesan Salt and Pepper, to taste Instructions Boil the pasta in salted… Read More

Spicy Chicken Giardino

Spicy Chicken Giardino

Spicy Chicken Giardino   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Entree Ingredients 1 pound dry rotini (tricolor is optional) 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small onion, diced 1 zucchini, diced 1 red bell pepper, diced 10 cloves roasted garlic 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper 15 ounces quartered artichoke hearts ½ cup Kalamata… Read More

Roasted Poblano Cream (Rajas con Crema)

Roasted Poblano Cream (Rajas con Crema)   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Sauces Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 ounce sliced red onions 1 ounce sliced green sweet peppers ¾ ounce of the chopped roasted garlic cloves Sliced poblano ribbons 2 teaspoons ground cumin ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes (you may add more, but… Read More

buffalo chicken nachos

Buffalo Chicken Nachos

Buffalo Chicken Nachos   Print Americans are obsessed with all things Buffalo chicken, so this easy appetizer uses ingredients you’ve probably already got on-hand. If you’re using a broiler, be sure to watch for burning. To ease clean-up, consider using parchment paper at the bottom of your sheet pan. Author: Pizza Today Ingredients 2 cups… Read More

Croque Monsieur

Croque Monsieur   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 1 ounce Dijon mustard 3 ounces Béchamel (or alfredo) sauce 1 ounce proprietary aged mozzarella 4 ounces Gruyère 5 ounces, sliced baked ham (Black Forest or Virginia) Instructions Using your proprietary 14-inch crust, brush with the Dijon mustard and then apply the béchamel sauce,… Read More

chocolate chip cookie pizza

Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza

Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: dessert Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 large egg ½ teaspoon salt ¾ cup unsalted butter, softened to room temperature ¾ cup packed light brown sugar ¼ cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1¼ semi-sweet… Read More

fennel sausage and burrata pizza recipe

Fennel Sausage & Burrata Pizza

Fennel Sausage & Burrata Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 14-inch pizza dough 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil ½ medium onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 6 ounces pizza sauce 8 ounces fennel sausage, crumbled 4 ounces red bell pepper, chopped 2 ounces yellow grape tomatoes, halved 4 ounces mozzarella, shredded… Read More

Spicy Sausage Pizza

Spicy Sausage Pizza

Spicy Sausage Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 1 14-inch pizza crust 6 ounces spicy Italian sausage ½ cup vegetable oil, divided ¼ cup finely diced yellow onion 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon cumin 4 ounces shredded Monterey Jack cheese 4 ounces shredded cheddar cheese ½ cups pinto beans ¼… Read More

The Stromboli-Conda

The Stromboli-Conda   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Sandwich Ingredients One proprietary 19-inch dough ball ¼ cup Béchamel or Alfredo cream sauce 100 pepperoni (5½ ounces) ½ cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano 2 ounces fresh spinach, arugula or basil ½ cup grated mozzarella One oiled 10-inch steel pan or seasoned pizza pan. Instructions Either roll out… Read More

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