Category Archives: Cooking

Making Pizza Dough with Andris from Baking Steel

In this video, Andris of Baking Steel demonstrates a great dough recipe. He explains the dough recipe was inspired by Jim Lahey . Side Bar: Jim’s Book : My Pizza: The Easy No-Knead Way to Make Spectacular Pizza at Home Andris calls this the 72 hour dough. Hands-on time is about 5 minutes, and the actual creation […]

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9 Tips for Making Great pizza

Nine Tips for making Pizza 1.) Use Top Quality Ingredients: When you make pizza, you want to showcase your efforts by only using the best ingredients. If possible use locally sourced produce, if available. Everything you use should be the absolute best. 2.) Preparation is the key. Before you start, make sure you have taken […]

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Advice for Backyard Pizza Oven

James asks: Hello my name is James I been wanting to up my pizza skills at home, and thinking of installing a brick oven in my backyard, there are so many brands to choose from, do you have any recommendations? Thank you. My response: Hey James. Great question. There are literally hundreds of different pizza […]

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The Baking Steel Story with Andris Lagsdin

Andris Lagsdin has an incredible story of how he developed the Baking Steel. I’ve had conversations with both Tony Gemignani and Peter Reinhart who explained it is one of the best ways to cook pizza. Andris has an extensive food background. He learned the craft of cooking and ended up working with noted chef Todd English. He […]

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World’s Longest Pizza Attempt

This post is about an attempt to create the longest pizza in the World. The Italians claim the current record. No one in the pizza industry this record could ever be broken.   The current record was set in Naples, Italy, on 18 May 2016. The longest pizza measures 1,853.88 m (6,082 ft 3.40 in) […]

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Artisan Bread Making, Artisan Bread Baking Review with Peter Reinhart

This post is a review of Peter Reinhart’s Artisan Bread Making. I’ve been a fan of Peter Reinhart’s for quite a few years. I own several of his books including Artisan Breads Every Day. The books are great but I always felt I was missing something. I have been able to replicate some of the […]

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Another Pizza Adventure, Pizza Notes from Waihonua

The latest pizza adventure was a memorable one. Making pizza for me is always an adventure and a blessing. The most important part of creating pizza is the prep. I wanted to share some of this in the hope that it will be helpful to others in their pizza quest. The Prep: I wanted to […]

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How to Make The Best Pizza Sauce

What is the best pizza sauce to use for pizza? I get asked this question frequently.  How do you make pizza sauce as well as what is the best pizza sauce for pizza? Edward writes: “I just checked out Tony Gemignani’s Pizza Bible to see how he makes his pizza sauces & it seems that […]

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How to Make Pizza Dough Step by Step

I created a video video, where I show you how a simple easy, step by step recipe to make pizza dough. My name is Albert Grande. My website is pizzatherapy.com. Pizza Therapy is all about eating pizza, making pizza and loving pizza! I’m on a mission. I want everyone to make pizza! Now this is […]

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Cuisinart Recall: How to Get Replacement Blade

8 Million Cuisinart Food Processors Recalled Due to Faulty Blade In this post I am going to explain the Cuisinart Food Processor recall. I am going to explain how to check your machine and model number and finally what you can do to get a replacement blade for your Cuisinart. There is absolutely no charge […]

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