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Famous President Pizza with Shredded Mozzarella and Emmental

Category:

Main Course

Cuisine:

International

Ingredients:

For the dough:
• Flour - 3 cups
• Instant yeast - 2 tsp
• Sugar - 1 tbsp
• Salt - 1½ tsp
• Cooking oil - ¼ cup

For the pizza sauce:
• President Unsalted Butter - 1 tbsp
• Garlic cloves, minced - 2
• Tomato puree - 250g
• Dried oregano - 1 tsp
• Dried basil - 1 tsp
• Salt - ¼ tsp
• Bell pepper slices (green, yellow and orange) - 1 cup
• President Shredded Mozzarella and Emmental Cheese - ½ cup
• Fresh basil leaves - ¼ cup

Preparation:

• Dissolve the yeast in one cup of warm water. Set aside.
• Mix the flour in a large bowl with salt and sugar.
• Add oil and yeast mixture. Mix well.
• Knead, adding water if needed, until you get a soft dough.
• Cover the bowl with a cloth and let the dough rest for 30 minutes.
• Preheat the oven to 220°C.
• Melt the President Unsalted Butter in a pan over medium heat. Cook the garlic for 2 minutes or until soft.
• Stir in the tomato puree, oregano, basil, and salt. Mix well. Reduce the heat and cook for 3-4 minutes.
• Roll the dough on a floured surface and then spread it in a round tray.
• Spread the sauce all over the dough, excluding the edges.
• Top with bell pepper slices.
• Bake in the preheated oven for 15-20 minutes
• Top with President Shredded Mozzarella and Emmental Cheese. Reduce the heat to 180° and bake again until the cheese melts.
• Garnish with basil leaves. Cut in slices and serve.
• Enjoy a delicious Iftar with your family!

Please note:
• Tsp = Teaspoon and Tbsp = Tablespoon
• 1 cup = 240 ml or 240 g (approx.)

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