Here's how to make pizza, one of the most popular foods

Pizza is easy to prepare, colourful, yummy and can be made with several variations.

Ingredients:

For the pizza base -

For 2

Plain flour - 2 cups

Yeast - 2 tsp

Sugar - 1 tsp

Luke warm water -

quarter cup

Olive oil - 1 tbsp

Salt - to taste

For filling:-

Chopped tomato - 2 tbsp

Chopped capsicum -

2 tbsp

Cooked and minced

chicken - half cup

Onion - 4 tbsp

Cheese - 200gm

Tomato sauce - 2 tbsp

Pepper crushed

and salt - to taste

Preparation:

Add yeast and sugar to the lukewarm water and stir well. Keep it aside for 6-8 minutes. Take flour in a shallow bowl, combine yeast and salt and knead until soft. Add olive oil and knead again. Cover the dough with a wet muslin cloth, and leave it till the dough doubles. Press the dough to remove the air. Divide into two equal parts. Roll each ball into a circle of approximately 250 mm diameter and 6mm thickness. Pre-heat the oven at 220 degree centigrade for five minutes. Place the pizza base on a greased plate and bake at same temperature for five minutes. Spread tomato paste on each pizza. Top them with minced chicken, onion, capsicum, tomato and grated cheese. Sprinkle pepper and salt to taste. Bake in a pre heated oven at 220 degree centigrade for three minutes till the top is browned . Serve hot.

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