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


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

Recipe Notes

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.*