Main Dishes

Pesto Caprese Pizza

5

I’ve said it before, we love having pizza nights in our house. When I say pizza, I mean homemade dough, really fresh ingredients and a little bit of a mess with flour. Its so incredibly inexpensive to make your own pizza and its a blast to make! This Pesto Caprese Pizza is packed with flavor using very basic ingredients. Store bought {good quality} pesto, fresh mozzarella, fresh tomatoes, salt, pepper and a little drizzle of olive oil. The homemade crust is thin, bubbly and perfectly crisp. This

1 + ½ cup warm water {110-115 degrees}, divided
1 tsp sugar
1 packet instant dry active yeast
4 cups flour
1 tsp salt
2 tsp olive oil
a jar of pesto
fresh mozzarella, thinly sliced {laid on paper towels to absorb extra moisture}
tomatoes on the vine, thinly sliced {laid on paper towels to absorb extra moisture}
olive oil
salt and pepper
Preheat your oven to 500 degrees, with a pizza stone in there if you have. Add 1 cup of warm water and the sugar in a measuring cup, stir to dissolve. Add in the packet of yeast and stir to dissolve....
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Nutritions

Calories
7032

Sodium
2584mg
107% DV

Fat
29g
45% DV

Protein
155g
311% DV

Carbs
1672g
568% DV

Fiber
185g
740% DV