Carbonara Sauce

Carbonara Sauce   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: Sauces Ingredients ½ pound bacon, cooked and chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 pound cooked pasta (of your choosing) ⅓ cup grated Parmesan ⅓ cup grated Romano 3 egg yolks 1 whole egg ¼ cup white wine (optional) Salt and pepper, to… Read More

nacho cheese pizza

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

goat cheese dip recipe

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

Puerto Rican Pork Pizza with Mandarin Orange

Puerto Rican Pork Pizza with Mandarin Orange   Print Author: John Gutekanst Recipe type: pizzas Ingredients 6 to 8 ounces cheese blend 6 ounces sofrito (recipe below) 5 to 7 ounces ham 5 ounces bacon tidbits 6 to 8 ounces mandarin orange (seedless tangerines are fine also) Instructions Using your proprietary 14-inch dough, top with… Read More

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Jamaican Jerk Sauce

Jamaican Jerk Sauce   Print Author: John Gutekanst Recipe type: sauces Serves: 1¼ cups Ingredients 1 tablespoon chopped fresh (or dried) thyme 1 tablespoon freshly grated ginger root 1 teaspoon allspice ½ teaspoon nutmeg ½ teaspoon cinnamon ¼ teaspoon garlic powder 1 tablespoon honey ½ cup scallions ½ cup jalapeño or hotter like scotch bonnet… Read More

jamaican jerk chicken pizza recipe

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Pizza

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Pizza   Print Author: John Gutekanst Recipe type: Pizzas Ingredients ¾ cup of the jerk sauce 4 tablespoons coconut milk (mix into jerk sauce) Cut 7 boneless wings horizontally in half to produce chicken “coins”. Place the cut wings in a bowl and toss with the jerk-coconut marinade above. 5 ounces aged… Read More

Sweet and Sour Stuffed Poblanos

Sweet and Sour Stuffed Poblanos and Jalepeños

Sweet and Sour Stuffed Poblanos and Jalepeños   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: pizza Ingredients 2 cups pizzeria pineapple tidbits ¾ cups chopped feta cheese ¼ cup crumbled Gorgonzola cheese 4 ounces pizzeria ham diced fine 2 ounces diced bacon Instructions Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and mash for stuffing. Cut the… Read More

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