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Pizza base

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  • Preparation and cooking time
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  • Easy
  • Makes 1 pizza base
Quick simple way to make a pizza base


For the base

  • 375g flour
  • 7g yeast
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 225ml warm water


  • STEP 1
    Put the flour (375g) into a large bowl, then mix in the yeast (7g), salt (1 teaspoon) and sugar (1 tablespoon).
  • STEP 2
    Add the warm water (225ml) and the olive oil (2 tablespoons) and mix together until you have a soft, fairly wet dough.
  • STEP 3
    Turn onto a lightly floured surface and knead for 5 mins until smooth.
  • STEP 4
    Put on your choice of topping then cook in the oven for 20 minutes at 200C.

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