Heathers Simple Pizza Dough

This simple dough recipe is versatile and can be adapted to fit a variety of things
Cuisine American
Prep Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour
Author Heather


  • 1 cup warm water 115º -125º
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 package yeast
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 3.5 cups all purpose flour


  • Pre-heat oven to 450º
  • add 1 cup warm water into bowl
  • add sugar and stir until dissolved
  • sprinkle in yeast and let stand for 5-6 min
  • add 2 tbsp oil
  • add 2 cups of sifted flour
  • beat until smooth
  • add remaining flour
  • once your dough forms a ball and pulls away from the sides of the bowl, turn out onto lightly floured board
  • Knead until smooth and elastic
  • place in greased bowl and brush top with oil
  • let rise in a warm place (80-85º) until doubled in size, about 45 min
  • punch down dough, then split in half
  • roll out as desired


15 min prep for the dough mix
45 min for the dough to rise
If using this as a pizza dough, cook at 450º for 12-15 minutes or until crust is golden brown
*Please use as many organic ingredients as possible.*