Simple thick crust pizza dough. Place dough in greased bowl and cover loosely with plastic wrap and a towel. Punch down several times to remove all air bubbles. Prepare as directed in Pizza Deluxe or for your favorite pizza recipe.
This easy pizza crust recipe can be made thick, thin, or personal sized with whole wheat or gluten free flour. You can make a baked pizza crust or a grilled pizza recipe. Top it with whatever you like for the best dinner, or make a dessert pizza!. You can have Simple thick crust pizza dough using 5 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Simple thick crust pizza dough
- You need 17 1/2 oz of AP flour.
- You need 2 tsp of kosher salt.
- You need 1 packet (7 g) of instant yeast.
- You need 1/2 cup of olive oil.
- You need 12 1/4 oz of water.
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Simple thick crust pizza dough instructions
- Combine flour, salt, yeast, and olive oil and whisk to combine..
- Whisk in the water..
- With a wooden spoon, mix well for about 3 minutes. The dough should be very gooey..
- Cover dough in plastic wrap and set aside for at least 6 hours, but as long as 15 hours is fine, supposedly..
- Preheat the oven to 550F..
- Grease up a baking pan with olive oil. I used a 10" x 14" tray..
- Slide the dough into the pan. Use a greased spoon or spatula to stretch the dough to cover the pan. Try not to push out too much of the gas that's been trapped in the dough..
- Top however you like, and bake for 20-25 minutes, until the crust is golden toasty brown..
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