Mom's Pizza Dough

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 132.5
  • Total Fat: 7.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 20.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 15.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.6 g
  • Protein: 2.1 g

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This recipe is my mother's, she has made this for us since we were wee tots This recipe is my mother's, she has made this for us since we were wee tots
Number of Servings: 8


    1.25 cup Unbleached, enriched all purpose flour
    .75 tbsp instant yeast
    Pinch Salt

    .75 cups lukewarm water
    1/8 cup extra virgin Olive oil


Preset oven to 400 degrees.
Combine flour, yeast and salt in medium bowl, make well in centre.
Mix water and oil, add to well in flour.
Blend with hands, add more flour as needed to make soft but not sticky dough. Lightly oil dough.
Allow to rest 15-20 mins (while you prepare you pizza toppings).
Punch down.
Spread in greased pizza pan.
Add toppings.
Let stand another 20 minutes before baking.
Bake for 15-17 minutes, or until dough is lightly brown on the bottom.
Makes 8 equal slices.

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LITTLETBEAR.

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  • I plan on making this ASAP. Sounds simple and from the reviews I know it'll be great. - 9/4/11

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  • Incredible!
    I LOVE this pizza dough recipe! I love how fast it is, I love how easy it is, and I love the super detailed instructions! This is a recipe I will be using again and again. Thanks for sharing! - 6/21/11

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  • Incredible!
    Great recipe, thanks for sharing. And thanks for the detailed instructions. Much appreciated! - 9/18/09

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  • Incredible!
    This was very good, I never made pizza before so it was a little thick when I laid it out but it tasted great! I made two pizzas for my family the other night, my hubby ate a whole one and my 4 and 3 year olds even had seconds which is unheard of! This is great and easy! - 8/16/09

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  • sounds good will try this. - 4/5/09

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