Delicious Lockdown Recipes From Dansko: Pizzas

Lockdown is a challenging time for many people, and baking could be the answer! If you’re struggling to find ways to pass the time, you’ll love our simple family recipes, all based on delicious dairy products.

Cooking at Home: Pizza

Pizza is a great recipe for the whole family to get involved with, and you can create a huge variety of toppings depending on individual tastes. We’ve suggested some of our favourites here, but the sky’s the limit, and you can make the most of what you have in your kitchen!


Ingredients for Pizza dough:

Ingredients for Tomato sauce:

Suggested toppings:


To make the pizza dough: place the flour, sugar, salt and yeast in a large bowl. Add the warm water and oil, and mix until well combined.

Place the dough on a floured surface and knead for about 10 minutes until the dough is elastic.

Return to the bowl and cover with a tea towel. Leave in a warm place to prove for 1 hour until doubled in size.

Divide the dough into 4. Roll out each part into a disc about 1cm thin.

Place the pizza bases onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.

To make the tomato sauce: place the passata in a small saucepan. Add the salt, garlic and herbs. Simmer for 5 minutes.

Spread the tomato sauce onto the pizza bases. Sprinkle with grated mozzarella cheese and toppings of your choice.

Bake in a preheated oven at 200C for 10 minutes until the dough is golden brown and the cheese has melted.


Top Quality Dairy Products From Dansko

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