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Basic Pizza Dough Recipe

Looking for an easy Basic Pizza Dough recipe? Learn how to make Basic Pizza Dough using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by minnyskinny

Makes 8 servings



Makes a large thick crust pizza. Can be halved to make 2 thin crust pizzas.

Recipe Ingredients for Basic Pizza Dough

2 3/4 cups flour
1 tbsp sugar
1 tbsp butter
1 tsp salt
2 tbsp yeast

Recipe Directions for Basic Pizza Dough

  1. Dissolve yeast in 1/4 cup warm water. Let stand for 10 minutes.

  2. In a separate bowl, dissolve butter, sugar and salt in 1 cup boiling water. Let stand 10 minutes.

  3. Mix yeast into butter mixture. Add flour to make a soft dough ball. Let rise 5 minutes.

  4. Spread dough onto greased pizza pan. Cover with pizza sauce, cheese, and toppings. Bake for 20-25 minutes at 425.

  5. Serves 8

Categories

Main Dish, American, Super Bowl, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 50.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
184
Calories from Fat
17
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.9g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
4mg
1%
Sodium
303mg
13%
Potassium
106mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
35.5g
12%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
1.6g
Protein
5.6g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 13%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Low in sugar
  • High in selenium
  • High in thiamin
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