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first time homemade pizza dough

outrageousoutrageous Posts: 759
edited 2:36PM in EggHead Forum
have always used store bought pizza dough to make pizzas... today decided to make my own... not bad, not great but learned some stuff.. will continue to play with it and will get better...

basic cheese pizza before going on large egg

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off the egg

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crust... need to be better

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overall not bad...

Large egg and mini max egg plus a Blackstone griddle

South Ga. cooking fool !!!!!!!!

Comments

  • gdenbygdenby Posts: 5,878
    If its edible, (most, err, some, of mine are) consider it a success. The pizzaiolo at the best place near me has said that he has worked on his dough for 11 years, and he is still learning.

    For learning, I'd say go easy on the toppings. Once the bread is good, everything else is just sort of icing on the cake.
  • Austex_EggerAustex_Egger Posts: 153
    Looking good! I have yet to try my own crust. The pre-made (Mama-Mia) crusts have turned out so well. What temp did you cook at? What was your set-up?
  • outrageousoutrageous Posts: 759
    indirect, legs up, grid and pizza stone.. cooked at 475... should have been higher and should have let pizza stone get hotter...i rushed it and should have known better..

    Large egg and mini max egg plus a Blackstone griddle

    South Ga. cooking fool !!!!!!!!

  • SmokinbSmokinb Posts: 103
    What was your cook set up? My tops don't get quite that done before the crust gets browner.
  • tacodawgtacodawg Posts: 335
    Your a step ahead of me. I just get my dough from my local pizza guy then add toppings. Great job, any pizza you make on the egg is great they just keep getting better.
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