Awesome Pepperoni Pizza

Awesome Pepperoni Pizza

7 reviews, 4 star(s). 67% would make again

Ready in 2 hours

Homemade pizza smothered with melted mozzerella and sliced spicy pepperoni--you'll never order take-out again!


2 1/2 cups All-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon Salt
1 1/2 teaspoons Yeast
5 teaspoons olive oil
3/4 cup Pizza sauce
12 ounces Mozzerella cheese; sliced or shredded
25 slices Pepperoni

Original recipe makes 4



Preheat oven to 400? F. Lightly grease round pizza pan. Put flour and salt into a large bowl, and stir just enough to combine. Stir in yeast. Make a well in the center and add olive oil and 1 cup lukewarm water. Mix until a soft dough forms. Turn the dough onto a lightly floured surface and knead gently for 5 minutes.

Roll out dough and press into prepared baking sheet. Cover and allow rest for 10 minutes at room temperature, then bake for 5 to 7 minutes.

Remone the crust from the oven and spread pizza sauce on top, leaving a ? in. border. Arrange the mozzerella on top and then the pepperoni, to your taste(I usually make ? of the pizza heavy pepperoni, ? normal, ? light, and ? cheese.). Drizzle with olive oil and bake until golden, 15-20 minutes. You can also add a little dried oregano and black pepper on the pizza too, but no more than 5/8 teaspoons combined.

Slice pizza into 8 pieces.


good for a movie night

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this is my photo not my recipe, CCheryl

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xMimi 2y ago

Very good - my family is always happy to eat homemade pizza. :)
brettnleosmom 4y ago

Thanks for the recipe - my family really enjoyed it.
brettnleosmom 4y ago

this was so good that i had to give it a picture,,,CCheryl
CCheryl 6y ago

what can I subsitute for the brands listed?
chefblain79 7y ago

good for a movie night [I posted this recipe.]
rickr 7y ago

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