WATCH: How to make basic pizza dough

2 servings Prep: 2 hrs, Cooking: 20 mins

Cheesy topped homemade pizza's are the best - here's a basic pizza dough recipe to try.

By Food24 June 29 2021
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Ingredients (6)

400 g cake flour
1 tsp salt
1 sachet dried instant yeast
1 tbsp sugar
1 cup water — lukewarm
2 tbsp olive oil
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Mix flour, salt, yeast and sugar. Add water and oil. Knead until dough is smooth and elastic. Cover and put in a warm place to rise for about 1 hour.

Knead the dough again and divide in half. Roll out both halves on a floured surface to make two circular shapes about 32 cm across.

Place dough circles on a greased pizza tray or baking tray.

Top bases with ingredients of your choice.

Bake in a preheated oven at 200 ºC for 15 to 20 minutes or until cooked through.

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