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Wood fired pizza

Kids decided on pizza for dinner. Time to fire up the egg.
Temp to 525, toasted the dough for 7 minutes the pulled off to add the toppings. Started off with a stuffed crust cheese for the kids. Rolled cheese sticks around the edges, let the kids layer the sauce and pile on the cheese. Slid it back on for 8 mins and let the cheese bubble.
Next up was the pepperoni. Didn't toast the dough on this one. Layered mozzarella and cheddar over the pepperoni slices. The kids had fun designing their pie. Slid on for 18 minutes.
The last was a Chicken Bacon Ranch. Toasted the dough for 7 minutes. Spread the Ranch dressing on the dough then layered the shredded chicken, bacon pieces and mozzarella. Added some onion and cheddar to my side, then slid back on the grill for 9 mins. The egg held the temp perfectly.
All I can say is WOW! By far the best pizza we've ever had.
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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,859
    I am diggin the stuffed crust. Looks great!!!


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  • EggucatorEggucator Posts: 184
    Stuffed Crust!  Genius!!!!!!!!!
    Zionsville, IN
  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,151
    Great pies - a penny for a penny.
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  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,422
    Love the stuffed crust!
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,064
    Most excellent pies!

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  • AltonAlton Posts: 442
    Great looking Pies!!!!! ^:)^
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  • EggPowerEggPower Posts: 25
    Hiram, is that a BGE traveling to the East?
  • r270bar270ba Posts: 763
    edited June 2013
    I have been thinking of trying the cheese sticks for stuffed did it turn out (specifically the cheese sticks melting)?  Pictures look excellent!
    Anderson, SC
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  • r270bar270ba Posts: 763 got gipped on your post count...still at 0  =))
    Anderson, SC
    XL BGE, Father's Day Gift 2012 (Thanks Fam!!!)
    Webber Kettle and Webber Summit Gasser
    Want List: Thermapen, Small BGE, Wok, Adjustable Rig, Food Saver, More $

  • CharlieTNCharlieTN Posts: 177
    I'll have to remember the trick with the cheese sticks next time for the girls.  They would love it.  Great looking pizzas.
  • yogi84yogi84 Posts: 153
    FYI... Pizza hut uses cheese sticks for there stuffed crust
  • Nice lookin' pies!  I'm also curious about how melted the cheese got inside the crust...

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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 6,990
    Marvelous, simply marvelous. Love the stuffed crust idea, but I think the chicken bacon ranch would be the one I want to taste first.

    Richardson, Texas

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  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 5,469
    Oh yeah man. Stuffed crust is a regular in my house. Never done the cheese sticks. That would make it a lot easier. Thanks for the tip
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • The stuffed crust turned out Eggcellent! Melted perfectly. Kids loved them. The chicken bacon ranch was a keeper for sure.
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