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Tortillas for pizza

MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
Started using tortillas several years ago for the grand kids pizza. Found it made the best (IMO) adult thin crust pizza. Grand kids down and pizzas on. Most shots before done. Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos Photobucket Pictures, Images and Photos
Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,780
    Nice. I think homemade tortillas would be outstanding with this.
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,780
    Nice. I think homemade tortillas would be outstanding with this.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    @Eggcelsior. When the younger guys see an old guard like yourself padding their count on the forum what are they to think =))
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,932
    Yea really.

    Also, Mickey, you need to go to bed.
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    Oh @Eggcelsior I think you are correct. Just never made them at home. (And this way it is not obvious i am padding my count.)
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 20,278
    Posers that pad their post count can't cook canned soup.  :D
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  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 20,278
    Posers that pad their post count can't cook canned soup.  :D
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    This is my signature line just so you're not confused.
    Large and Medium BGE, Kamado Joe Jr., smoker with a 5k btu AC, gas grill, fire pit, pack of angry cats, two turntables and a microphone, my friend.
    New Orleans, LA - we know how to eat 

  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 20,278
    Posers that pad their post count can't cook canned soup.  :D
    ______________________________________________
    This is my signature line just so you're not confused.
    Large and Medium BGE, Kamado Joe Jr., smoker with a 5k btu AC, gas grill, fire pit, pack of angry cats, two turntables and a microphone, my friend.
    New Orleans, LA - we know how to eat 

  • Last week when I asked for suggestions for an Egg demo festival I volunteered to cook at, @Mickey suggested the tortilla pizza.  We do them at home and really like them, but I didn't think they had a big enough "Wow Factor".  The object of the event is to pitch Eggs and I wanted to "cook" something to show off the Egg's capabilities.  Based on taste and ease, I'm kinda thinking the nutella and strawberry one would be wow enough.  Thanks Mickey!  Enjoy your EggFest!  I wish I was there to buy you a drink.

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    Bedrock

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,780
    Oh dear. This has happened 2 or 3 times to me. When I press "post comment" it gives me an error message. Press again, 2 of the same post.

    At least it strokes my ego.... I'm going to go attempt some Campbells Chicken Noodle.
  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,911
    Looks great, I made some 00 flour dough tonight, but will give tortillas a try. That would work great for a last night pizza request. I will give it a try with making my own too just to report back. 
    Large & Small BGE, CGW Two-Tier Swing Rack for BOTH EGGS, Spider for the Wok, eggCARTen & and Cedar Pergola my Eggs call home in Edmond, OK. 
  • SmokinDAWG82SmokinDAWG82 Posts: 1,704
    Are you still cooking at as high a temp with the tortillas or can you go a little lower?
    LBGE
    Go Dawgs! - Marietta, GA
  • GrannyX4GrannyX4 Posts: 1,476
    I've been using flour tortillas for years and one that we like best is flour tortilla with boursin herb and garlic cheese, leftover seafood, sauted red peppers and onions with gruyere cheese. Also use them as a very quick dinner with any leftovers in the fridge and a salad. ;;)
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    @SmokinDAW82 Cooked 550 on top of an adj rig. So good height in the dome.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • NecessaryIndulgNecessaryIndulg Posts: 1,245
    edited March 2013
    Looks great, Mickey! Love the face on that one...
    I keep saying I'm going to make tostadas on the BGE with La Tortilla Factory Green Chili corn tortillas.  I need to just do it already. 
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  • hondabbqhondabbq Posts: 1,723

    I havent done pizza on my egg as of yet.

    I have done tortilla pizzas, but i have used 2 for the crust and have put cream cheese, or just cheese between them .

     

  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,742
    hondabbq said:

    I havent done pizza on my egg as of yet.

    I have done tortilla pizzas, but i have used 2 for the crust and have put cream cheese, or just cheese between them .

     

    Technically that would be a quesadilla isn't it? Must try this, as always learned something again!
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    edited March 2013
    Skiddymarker   Maybe so but pizza is so much easier to spell and not sure the kids would eat quesadillas.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • SkinnyVSkinnyV Posts: 3,303
    These look good and the ingredients one can use is wide open. Will try for the kiddos.
    Seattle, WA
  • SmokinDAWG82SmokinDAWG82 Posts: 1,704
    I think he was talking about a quesadilla with a pizza on top, like a stuffed crust pizza. Now that might be good if the upper tortilla cooked enough.
    LBGE
    Go Dawgs! - Marietta, GA
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    Skinny started off for kids and now it is the only I eat pizza. Someone suggested phillo (? Spell) and said real good.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • milesbrown4milesbrown4 Posts: 314
    Mickey what a great smiley face.  I need to do that this week - less mess to clean up if you don't make pizza dough!  
    Good luck this weekend!  
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,796
    Miles I will raise one for you my friend (maybe next year). Need you kilt and pipes....
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • jaydub58jaydub58 Posts: 2,042

    Mickey, this looks like a great (delicious) idea.

    Gotta try it right away!

    Thanks

     

    :P
    John in the Willamette Valley of Oregon
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