Home-made Pizza Bases 🍕


  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 cup luke warm water
  • 1 sachet dried yeast
  • Plain flour
  • pinch salt
  • 1 tbsp olive oil


  1. Combine water and sugar in a small bowl. Sprinkle with the yeast and set aside in a warm, draught-free place for 5 minutes or until foaming.
  2. Meanwhile, sift flour and salt into a large bowl. Make a well in centre and add yeast mixture and oil. Use a wooden spoon to stir until combined, then use your hands to bring together. (It should be soft and slightly sticky.)
  3. Turn the dough onto a lightly floured surface and knead until almost smooth.
  4. Put dough in an olive oil covered bowl and cover with a tea towel. Set aside in a warm, draught-free place for 30 minutes and let the dough rise.
  5. Roll on flour covered surface until thin.
  6. Cook on greased cooking tray at the highest heat.
  7. Enjoy!
Joe ✌️ @joepour