Friday, 12 April 2013

Pizza Masterclass

Oh, did I mentioned that Elsa is on a one-week break from school.
Spring break.
That's a joke!
There's no spring to break.

Anyhalabalahoo, she requested for a pizza extravaganza girlie-day.
She decided that she needed a lesson in pizza making, the mammaMuna way.
If you're into crispy, thin dough, here's how you do it
If not, look away now...

For the dough, you'll need

450g plain flour
1 tsp salt

300ml tepid water
1 tsp sugar
1 sachet (7g) instant yeast

olive oil

In a measuring cup, combine water with yeast and sugar and leave it for a few minutes until it begins to foam.
In a large bowl, combine flour with salt.
Pour the yeast mixture to the flour and work the flour and liquid together until it becomes a coherent mass.
Turn dough out into a lightly floured work surface and knead for 10 minutes until dough becomes smooth and elastic.

Divide the dough into four equal parts.
Roll each piece into a ball on the palm of your hand until it is sealed underneath.
Cover them with a damp cloth and allow them to rest for 10 - 20 minutes.

When dough balls have rested and are soft to touch but not too springy,
they are ready to stretched and spread into pizza trays.

Spread tomato/passata sauce evenly over the base and sprinkle the top with grated cheese.

Bake for 10 minutes in a 240C oven.

One satisfied customer


  1. Alaaaa tergoda lahh....che mat 2 hari lepas plan nak buat pizza juga, tapi tak nak pizza meriah, nak yang simple mcm che puan muna buat dan nak tambah black olive jee....

    1. Hahaha... betoi-la pizza mammaMuna kurang meriah, takdak lampu liplap, lampu traffic light segala... wattudu, customer mintak lagu tu :)
      Black olives would be great, kalau dapat tabur daun fresh italian basil... mamamia... gerenti cikmat teruih cakap italiano!

  2. Kalau kerempeng macam ni punya pizza, tak apalah Elsa, aunty beralah je la. Elsa je la makan ye. Sebab kalau macam ni punya thickness, kalau mama Elsa buat takat 4 ketoi tu ja... aunty sorang pun lom tentu cukup! Muehehehehehe....

    Mat cakap Italiano????? Pitammmmm.....

    1. Hahaha.., pizza kerempeng!! You are so funny-la, Ma!! Tengok-la yang makan tu pun ala-ala kerempeng jugak.

      Kalau cikMat start cakap italiano, bukan Ma saja yang pitam, MakYah dan Bak ikut pitam sekali :)