Perfect Pizza at Home

with Peter Reinhart

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Learn how to make pizza in this fresh, flavorful, FREE mini-class with baking guru Peter Reinhart! Read More…

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Class Description

Stretch your dough and your imagination as Peter guides you through each step of making a pizza. You'll make pizza sauces, consider cheese options and bake five types of dough in your conventional home oven. Impress Italian purists with a slice of your Sicilian-style, homemade pies, provide your gluten-free pizza lovers with mouth-watering meals or cook creative flavor combinations for more adventurous palates. Sign up today for Perfect Pizza at Home to learn the secrets of building and baking “the perfect flavor delivery system”!

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Lesson Plan


Lesson 1. Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class

  • Learn about how FREE mini-classes compare to standard Craftsy classes.


Lesson 2. Introduction

  • Ponder what makes the perfect pizza with Peter Reinhart and learn about the Craftsy platform.


Lesson 3. Making the Dough

  • Learn Peter's methods for creating four different dough types.


Lesson 4. Sauce & Cheese

  • Create different sauce types and learn the best cheeses to use on your pizza.


Lesson 5. Making & Baking Pizzas

  • Get tips on adding your pizza toppings and baking it in your home oven. Also learn how to make Sicilian pizzas.


Lesson 6. Bonus Lesson: Gluten-Free Pizza

  • Prefer to eat gluten-free? Learn how to make a tasty gluten-free crust.

We have been eating wonderful pizza this summer thanks to this fantastic class. As our grandkids say, "Best pizza ever, Grandma!" The focaccia has also been a hit. I dimple it with the Herbed Oil, a little salt and some parmesan cheese just before it is finished cooking.
- Stitchwitch
Nova Scotia Canada

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