Finger Foods for a Wine and Cheese Party – High End Pizza Recipe
Pizza is a universal food that can be paired with any kind of event or party. Most people enjoy a slice of pizza. However, Wine and cheese is a little more upscale than a child's pizza party. If your party is on a budget and you are worried about how many people you can feed. Pizza is one food which is very inexpensive to make and can help a host keep to a budget.
Unlike foods such as brushetta, Pizza needs to be cut into very small pieces. The reason is you do not want your guest to slop pizza on themselves or have to clean it up afterwards. Small pieces will ensure each guest can have more than one piece if they choose rather than becoming full on a giant slice.
To make pizza dough by hand you will need the following ingredients. Water, Flour, yeast, salt, oil, sugar.
First thing you need to do is heat 1 c cups of cold water for the yeast. Warm tap water will make your pizza taste like is came out of a can. Add a tablespoon of yeast and sugar, set aside until it becomes foamy.
In a different bowl combine 3 1/2 cups of flour with 2 teaspoons of salt and whisk together.
Add 2 tablespoons of olive oil to the wet ingredients and mix before adding the dry flour ingredients. Mix until a ball is formed. Grab a helpful of flour and spread on your counter and place the ball of dough in the middle so you can knead it for a few minutes. Make sure you hands are covered in flour or the dough will stick to you.
Let the dough rest for up to 30 minutes. While the dough is resting grease to cookie sheets with oil.
Pasta sauce is great for building a pizza. The come in many flavors so choose one that will fit your pizza topping. Pepperoni is one of the most basic and most popular pizza most people choose. You can give your pizza extra pop by adding small pieces of grilled chicken.
Cookie sheets are perfect for party pizzas because they allow you to cut small square pieces far easier than a round pizza. Your crust lovers will enjoy big tasty pieces of crust and your guests who never eat crust will also be happy.
Pepperoni and chicken may sound like a very strange combination but the salty and spicy pepperoni work well with the firmness of chicken. Try making this pizza for your family first before you have a party and they will thank you.