Our pizza recipes can show you how to make all kinds of pizzas—including appetizers, grilled pizzas, chicken pizza, fruit pizza and chocolate dessert pizza. But these tips for making a pizza great can help you make all kinds of pizzas tastier—regardless of their place on your menu! We’ve got the scoop from the KRAFT KITCHENS Experts on everything from the basics and how-to videos to ideas for grilling and adding fresh, seasonal ingredients. The result? A yummier pizza—custom-made at home!
Easy Pizza Dough
Food Facts: Look for the pizza dough in 1-lb. balls in the refrigerated section of your supermarket. Or, see if you can purchase it from your local pizzeria. You can also use frozen pizza dough. Thaw it overnight in the refrigerator before using as directed.
Give your pizza dough an extra crunch by sprinkling your baking pan with cornmeal before laying it out on your pan.
How to Make Pizza Videos
If you are new to the pizza-making arena, we have three great videos for you to watch: Easy Tomato-Basil Pizza, Cheesy Hamburger Pizza, and Deep Dish Sausage Pizza – each informative on a different type and style of pizza, that will give you tips and tricks on turning out a delicious pizza pie.
Keep your house cool during the summer months by cooking Grilled Spinach Alfredo Pizza on the grill instead of in the oven. It’s a fun way to liven up your usual pizza routine and gives the pizza that fired-up taste!
From savory to sweet, pizza can be enjoyed for the main course or dessert. PHILADELPHIA Fruit Pizza, Chocolate Lover’s Pizza, Rocky Road CHIPS AHOY! “Pizza” or Mini Fruit “Pizza” are all sweet-inspired endings from their savory counterparts!
More Ideas for Pizza
Turn pizza into a trendy appetizer, such as Shrimp Pizza Squares or Cheesy Pepperoni Pulls, by cutting it into bite-size pieces; pair it with a cocktail or mocktail and you have an instant party!
For an extra treat, serve your pizza with dipping sauces such as warmed marinara or Kraft Ranch Salad Dressing.
“Going green” isn’t just for the eco-friendly. Now leafy greens can take center stage on top of your pizza pie! Chicken Club Pizza, Taco Pizza, Pizza with B.L.T. Topping, Rustic Veggie Pizza all include the green stuff as part of the main event.
Italian seasoned pizzas are just the tip of the ice berg these days. If you are looking for some less traditional options, these might be for you: Asparagus, Potato & PHILLY Pizzeria Pizza, Tandoori Chicken Pizza, Blue Peach Pizza, and White & Gold Pizza.
Don’t forget to top off your freshly baked pizza with Kraft Grated Parmesan Cheese! A little sprinkle adds a great finishing touch to a hot pizza pie!
Hot dogs AND pizza for dinner? What kid wouldn’t love the combo! Pizza-Licious combines the best of both worlds!
Triangles, squares or strips. Whichever way you slice it, pizza is the best! Try cutting a “white cheese pizza” into strips and serve it with warmed marinara sauce for dipping. Paired with fresh fruit, it makes a quick lunch or simple dinnertime idea.
Rise & Shine Pizza is the perfect solve for the pizza lover in the morning. The eggs and bacon combo is the perfect way to start the day.