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How to Make Pizza Base at Home

How to Make Pizza Base at Home with step by step pictures. Pizza dough is the foundation and every great pizza begins with a great pizza crust. This recipe produces a soft homemade pizza crust.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 3 mins
resting time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 13 mins
Servings 6 base
Calories 38 kcal


  • 2 cup + more as needed All Purpose flour / Maida
  • 1.5 tsp Dry Yeast
  • 1 tbsp Sugar
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 cup or as needed Warm Water
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil


  • Take flour in a bowl and mix salt with it.
  • Mix yeast,sugar with warm water and set it aside for 5 min or till it foam up.
  • Add the yeast water with the flour mixture and make a soft dough
  • Apply oil all over it generously and cover it..
  • Cover it with a damp cloth and Set this aside in a warm place till it doubles in size( for about 1 hour).
  • When it doubles,knock out the air and knead the dough for 3 min. Add extra flour if you need
  • Now divide the dough into equal portions.
  • Take one portion and roll it into pretty thick rounds. Prick it with a fork all over.
  • Now put this in a pan and put it on low heat, cover the pan with a lid. Cook for 2 mins. Now flip over and cook for a min or so.
  • Remove and let it cool down.
  • Once it is cooled, you can store this in fridge for a week.


1)The dough which you make should be very soft and slightly sticky before the first rise, once it is risen then add more more and knead to a soft dough. This ensures that the pizza base stays soft
2)You can cook the base in a low heat so it cooks right into the center.
3)You can store this in fridge for a week and freeze them for more than a month.
Nutrition Facts
How to Make Pizza Base at Home
Amount Per Serving
Calories 38 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 0.4g3%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.2g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
Sodium 2mg0%
Potassium 29mg1%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin C 0.01mg0%
Calcium 1mg0%
Iron 0.1mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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