Don Giovanni’s Splendid Tiramisu

Don Giovanni’s Splendid Tiramisu   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients 2 packages of good mascarpone, 17.6 ounces (Giovanni recommends cheese from Granarolo, Italy) 4 eggs separated into two bowls, one yolk, one white 1 cup sugar 6 cups espresso and coffee mix (80/20 mix) 1 cup amaretto (less quantity, less dunking if… Read More

Caramel Apple Crisp Pizza

Caramel Apple Crisp Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: dessert Ingredients 9-ounce dough ball ⅔ cup sugar 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 4 medium tart apples, like Granny Smith, cored and sliced thin using a mandolin ½ cup all-purpose flour ⅓ cup packed brown sugar ½ cup old-fashioned rolled oats… Read More

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Puttanesca Sauce

Puttanesca Sauce   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Sauces Ingredients ⅓ cup extra virgin olive oil 1 large medium onion, diced 6 cloves of garlic, chopped 3 tablespoons capers, drained 1½ tablespoons anchovy paste 3 cups coarse chopped roasted tomatoes ½ cup pitted black olives, halved ½ cup Kalamata olives, pitted and halved A… Read More

Black & Blue Dessert Pizza

Black & Blue Dessert Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 16-ounce pizza dough ¼ cup butter, melted ½ cup mascarpone ¼ cup vanilla yogurt 3 tablespoons honey 8 ounces blackberries 4 ounces blueberries 2 tablespoons brown sugar 8 mint leaves, torn Instructions Add mascarpone, yogurt and 2 tablespoons of the honey… Read More

Sicilian Stuffed Tomatoes

Sicilian Stuffed Tomatoes   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Appetizer Ingredients 4 large tomatoes, as red as possible ¼ cup olive oil 1 small onion 4 anchovies, chopped 1 tablespoon capers 1 tablespoon chopped parsley ⅓ cup dry breadcrumbs 1 tablespoon dry white wine ¼ teaspoon salt Freshly ground black pepper, to taste Instructions… Read More

Homemade Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich

Homemade Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich

Homemade Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients 1 cup butter-flavored shortening ¾ cup white sugar ¾ cup brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2¼ cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups milk chocolate chips Vanilla ice cream Instructions Preheat oven to… Read More

Chorizo Pizza

Chorizo Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients Pizza dough 1 pound chorizo ⅔ cup vegetable oil, divided ½ cup finely diced yellow onion 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon cumin 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 2 cups pinto beans 1 cup chopped jalapeños 1 cup… Read More

Basic Baked Clams Oreganatta

Basic Baked Clams Oreganatta   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Appetizer Ingredients 1 cup toasted bread crumbs 2 tablespoons garlic, finely chopped 2 tablespoons parsley, finely chopped ¼ teaspoon dried oregano 1 or 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil juice of 1 lemon 18 cherrystone clams, freshly shucked Instructions Toss all of the above… Read More

Lahmajoon-Style Pizza

Lahmajoon-Style Pizza

Lahmajoon-Style Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Ingredients 1 pound lean ground lamb ¼ cup chopped parsley ½ small green pepper, chopped 1 teaspoon fresh mint leaves, chopped ½ teaspoon dried basil ½ clove garlic, pressed ½ teaspoon cumin ½ small can tomatoes, drained and diced ½ small can tomato paste ½ teaspoon salt ¼… Read More

Fowl Play Pizza

Fowl Play Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 1 pizza dough 2 whole boiler-fried chicken breasts, halved, boned, skinned and cut into 1-inch pieces 2 ounces olive oil 1 large onion, sliced and separated into rings 1 large green bell pepper, cut into thin rings 8 ounces fresh mushrooms, sliced 4… Read More

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