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Cocktail Pizza

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  Yeast 1 Tablespoon (1 Package)
  Lukewarm water 7⁄8 Cup (14 tbs)
  Salad oil 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Flour 2 2⁄3 Cup (42.67 tbs), sifted
  Tomatoes 2 Pound
  Italian sausage 1⁄4 Pound
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Dried oregano 1 Teaspoon, crushed
  Dried basil 1 Teaspoon, crushed
  Black pepper To Taste
  Mozzarella cheese 3⁄4 Pound, sliced
  Flat anchovies 4 Ounce, drained

1) Preheat the oven to 500° F.

2) Sprinkle the yeast in the lukewarm water to soften.
3) Combine the 1/4 teaspoon salt, oil and the flour, mix well to make a soft dough.
4) On a floured surface, place the dough and knead until elastic and smooth
5) Oil the dough, place in a greased bowl, cover allow to rise in a warm place for about 1 1/2 hours until it doubles in bulk.
6) Meanwhile, core, peel and cut the tomatoes into wedges.
7) Mix with rest of the salt and simmer covered for 10 minutes until very soft, drain well and keep aside.
8) Heat the water and sausage for 5 minutes, drain and cook further until lightly browned, then slice the sausage and keep aside.
9) Apply oil to a 15 x 10 x 1-inch jelly-roll pan.
10) On a floured surface, shape the dough into a ball and roll into a long strip about the size of the pan.
11) Place the dough in the pan, evenly spread over the tomatoes and sprinkle with the oil, basil, pepper and oregano.
12) On the 1/3 dough, arrange the sausage and place the cheese over the 2/3, then place the anchovies on 1/2 the cheese-covered dough.
13) Place the pizza on the lower shelf of the preheated oven and bake for about 15-20 minutes until brown.

14) Slice and serve in a nice plate.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3429 Calories from Fat 1532

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 173 g266.1%

Saturated Fat 64.3 g321.4%

Trans Fat 0.4 g

Cholesterol 426.3 mg142.1%

Sodium 4489.4 mg187.1%

Total Carbohydrates 308 g102.8%

Dietary Fiber 25.5 g102.1%

Sugars 30.1 g

Protein 161 g322.9%

Vitamin A 223.6% Vitamin C 201.7%

Calcium 222.5% Iron 165.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cocktail Pizza Recipe