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Delicious Homemade Cheese Pizza
"Thinking of a delicious homemade cheese pizza recipe as an afternoon snack idea? Well, this homemade pizza is a perfect snack to make at home. There are so many recipes for creating the perfect pizza. But, this recipe is a treat for those who are cheese lovers. You can add some fresh herbs to the pizza after it’s cooked. Herbs such as thyme, oregano, and basil would be great here. You can also add some hot sauce to the tomato sauce mixture for a fiery kick."
NotesIf you like, you can use a flatbread dough for this recipe. You may check this Flatbread Pizza for the recipe. A yeastless pizza dough that can be prepared in advance. After it has risen, cover, and place in the refrigerator for up to 2 days. Then let the dough sit at room temperature for about 30 minutes before stretching out/shaping and topping.
You may also use aged Havarti, provolone, and pecorino romano cheeses for this recipe. Sometimes, the simpler you go, the better it gets.
Preparation Time1 hr
Cooking Time7 min
- 1 store-bought pizza dough
- 8 ounces canned tomato sauce
- 5 ounces shredded parmesan cheese
- 3 ounces shredded cheddar cheese
- 5 ounces shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 2 teaspoons dried oregano
- 1 cup Semolina flour, for dusting the pizza peel
Prepare the pizza dough by following the instructions on the package.
Use the semolina flour to dust the pizza peel or back of a rimmed baking sheet.
Preheat the oven to 500 degrees Fahrenheit.
In a large bowl, combine parmesan cheese, cheddar, and mozzarella cheese.
In another bowl, stir to combine tomato sauce, garlic powder, dried oregano, and salt.
Spread the pizza sauce over the dough using the back of a spoon to create a thin layer.
Spread cheese evenly.
Bake the pizza until the cheese and crust are nicely browned, about 7 minutes.
Slice into pieces and serve immediately.
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