Recipes

Spaghetti with Puttanesca Sauce

Spaghetti with Puttanesca Sauce   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Entree Ingredients 28 ounces crushed tomatoes 4 cloves of garlic, halved 5 anchovy filets, chopped 3 teaspoons olive oil 2 ounces black olives, chopped 2 tablespoons capers, soaked and drained 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped 1 small red chile, chopped Salt, to taste 16… Read More

Three-Cheese Mexican Brunch Pizza

Three-Cheese Mexican Brunch Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 1 14-inch pizza shell ¾ pound chorizo, crumbled 6 medium eggs, lightly beaten ½ cup refried beans, thinned with 1 tablespoon warm water ¾ cup bottled medium-hot salsa ¼ pound asadero cheese, crumbled ¼ pound cotija cheese, finely chopped ¼ pound queso… Read More

Cheeseburger Pizza

Cheeseburger Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Pizza Ingredients 1 12-inch pizza shell 4 ounces sliced mozzarella (low-moisture, part-skim) 14 ounces of ground beef, patted as thinly as possible, cooked through, fat drained (this prep can be done a few hours ahead) 12-13 thin slices of fresh Roma or plum tomatoes 4 ounces… Read More

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Panzanella Salad

Panzanella Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Ingredients 3 cups of 2- or 3-day old Italian bread, cut into ½ inch cubes 2 pounds (8-10) very ripe Roma or plum tomatoes, cut into ½-inch chunks 1 tablespoon capers, rinsed ½ cup chopped red onion ½ cup chopped celery 1 cup cucumber in small pieces 1… Read More

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Nacho Cheese Pizza

Nacho Cheese Pizza   Print Chef’s Note: If you’re not using a spicy queso, consider topping with sliced jalapeños for a kick! Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: pizza Ingredients 1 12-ounce dough ball 4 ounces nacho cheese (or queso, for a kick) ½ cup ground beef, cooked ¼ cup pico de gallo 3 ounces spicy… Read More

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Super Beefy Mushroom Pizza

Super Beefy Mushroom Pizza   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: pizza Ingredients 1 handful, (2-4 ounces) fresh spinach 2 ounces of freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano 5-6 ounces aged mozzarella, shredded 3 ounces fresh mozzarella 2 tablespoons white truffle oil 2 tablespoons balsamic glaze beef-mushroom mix (See recipe below) Instructions Using a 19 ounce, proprietary… Read More

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Baked Goat Cheese

Baked Goat Cheese   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Appetizer Ingredients 6 ounces goat cheese, softened 1 cup marinara ⅛ teaspoon red pepper flakes ¼ teaspoon oregano ¼ teaspoon salt Fresh basil leaves, chiffonade for garnish Instructions Place cheese into bottom of a 6-inch ramekin or pie plate, leaving a 1-inch border. Ladle marinara… Read More

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Green Striped Piggy

Green Striped Piggy   Print Recipe courtesy of Brian Kelleher, owner of 575 Pizzeria in Amarillo, Texas Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: pizza Ingredients Dough for a 12-inch pizza 3 ounces shredded mozzarella 1.5 ounces creamy goat cheese 2 ounces shredded Parmesan 1.5 ounces crumbled Feta cheese 2 ounces diced green chiles 2 ounces chopped… Read More

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Fresh Mango Salsa

Fresh Mango Salsa   Print Author: John Gutekanst Recipe type: sauces Ingredients 2 ripe mangoes, cubed ½ large jalapeño, diced fine ½ cucumber, skinned, de-seeded and cubed ½ lime, juiced ½ lemon, juiced 1 tablespoon grated ginger root ½ cup chopped cilantro ¼ cup chopped parsley 1 tablespoon honey Pinch cinnamon Pinch nutmeg Instructions Mix… Read More

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