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Cheese Pizza

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Cheese Pizza

Cheese pizza may have started as an Italian classic, but it has turned into an American classic and it is hard to find someone who doesn’t like some kind of pizza these days. It has gotten more expensive to do everything these days, which is why it is so important that we find ways to have our favorites without breaking the budget.

Our cheese pizza recipe is simple, quick, cost-effective, and yummy! Turn it into a make your own pizza or enjoy one for the whole family! Let’s make dinner fun, inexpensive, and delicious!

Cheese Pizza Sauce Ingredients

  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 shallot
  • 4 plum tomatoes
  • 2 tbsps of olive oil
  • basil (to taste)
  • 1 cup of chicken broth

Cheese Pizza Ingredients

  • 1 raw dough(from the pizza place or supermarket)
  • tomato sauce (ingredients to make above or use store-bought. Amount of sauce applied to taste.)
  • 1 small ball of fresh mozzarella
  • 1 cup of parmesan
  • Drizzle of olive oil

To start you should prep all of the ingredients for your cheese pizza.

Prepping your ingredients ahead of time is a key way to make the cooking process easier because it will already be done as you follow the recipe.

  • Spray/coat a baking sheet in olive oil (Choosing a round or rectangle baking sheet is your choice.)
  • Cut/mince the garlic
  • Cut the shallot
  • Cut the tomatoes
  • Rip off the basil you will want to use
  • Measure out the chicken broth
  • Cut the mozzarella
  • Measure out the parmesan

Now that you are prepped and ready, it is time to start putting your cheese pizza together!

  • Preheat the oven to 550 F.
  • Starting with the sauce heat the olive oil on the stove until it shimmers.
  • Add the shallot and cook until brown.
  • While that cooks, add the basil and tomato to the blender or food processor.
  • Next, add chicken broth to the blender.
  • Once the shallots are brown, add them to the blender also.
  • Pour the sauce into the hot pan and cook until it thickens.
  • Now to set up the pizza. Stretch the dough and cover the coated pan.
  • Spread on the sauce (either the one you made or storebought.)
  • Place the mozzarella cheese on the pizza and then coat the pizza with the parmesan cheese to taste.
  • Bake at 550 F until bubbly and brown, let it cool, and enjoy!

This cheese pizza recipe is one of many we will be trying out! Pizza is so versatile and inexpensive when you make it on your own! The whole family will enjoy this option and even when you stick with the basics, like cheese pizza, everyone will be happy about dinner, including your bank account!

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