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Italian Calzone

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  Italian salad dressing 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Old Type)
  Shredded mozzarella cheese 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Salami 4 Ounce, cut in slivers
  Ham 4 Ounce, cut in slivers
  Sliced black olives 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Canned mushroom pieces 2 Ounce, drained (1 Can)
  Tomato sauce 16 Ounce (1 Cans, 8 Ounce Each)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Warm water 1 Cup (16 tbs) (105 F,40 C)
  Active dry yeast 1⁄4 Ounce (1 Package, 1 Tablespoon)
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried leaf oregano 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried leaf basil 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Pinch
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon, melted
  Freshly grated parmesan cheese 6 Tablespoon
  Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Bread flour/All purpose flour 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Prepare Calzone Dough; let rise.
Punch down dough by pushing your fist into center; pull edges of dough over center.
Turn out dough on a floured surface.
Knead 5 times.
Divide dough into 6 parts.
Roll out each part to a 6-inch circle.
Brush each circle with salad dressing.
In a medium bowl, combine mozzarella cheese, salami, ham, olives and mushroom pieces; toss lightly.
Place about 1/2 cup cheese mixture in center of each dough circle.
Pull 2 opposite edges up over filling.
Crimp edges as for pie crust.
Cover with a towel.
Let rise 15 minutes.
Combine tomato sauce, garlic, salt, oregano, basil and sugar in a small saucepan.
Cover and simmer 10 minutes.
Preheat oven to 400F (205C).
Bake 15 minutes.
Brush each Calzone with melted butter or margarine and sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
Bake until golden brown, about 5 minutes longer.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3349 Calories from Fat 1451

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 165 g254.6%

Saturated Fat 66 g329.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 391 mg130.3%

Sodium 7648.8 mg318.7%

Total Carbohydrates 298 g99.3%

Dietary Fiber 17.9 g71.4%

Sugars 38.1 g

Protein 163 g326.7%

Vitamin A 98.5% Vitamin C 104%

Calcium 233.4% Iron 115.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Italian Calzone Recipe