No deep dish this time, because that crust requires more time than I was willing to wait for dinner tonight. I wasn't sure it was possible, but this pizza turned out even better than the last (non-deep dish) one. It's almost like practicing something makes you better at it. Crazy!
I wanted to make pizza from scratch again this week, but I didn't want to go through all the hassle of the deep dish with its laminated dough. I found a different crust recipe but made the same sauce as last time since we liked it so much. I think it came out perfect!
I decided to use the leftover dough I had stashed in the freezer from last week. If anything, this one came out even better looking than the first time!
So, this was way more work than pulling a frozen pizza out of the wrapper and slapping it into the oven. Good thing it was delicious and 100% worth it. It's probably some kind of crime against Chicago style to make pizza in a square pan but it is all we had that was deep... Continue Reading →
I got it in my head that I wanted to make homemade pizza tomorrow. Not just any pizza either, Chicago style deep dish. I thought I'd be clever and stop for ingredients on the way home from work. Except I forgot unsalted butter, and I didn't actually have as much flour in the cupboard as... Continue Reading →
So much soup! I really wanted to have some soup around for superxmas so I had to make it today if I wanted homemade. I won't be home all day tomorrow. For the uninitiated, superxmas is that wonderful day after xmas where you can stay in your pajamas all day and you don't have to... Continue Reading →
Every year when I was little my family used to make these fried treats for xmas. Then when I moved out they stopped. A few years ago my spouse and I decided to start up the tradition again. Two batches take most of a day to make but they're totally worth it!My mom's recipe -... Continue Reading →