Nina's Pizza

INGREDIENTS:
1 package yeast
3/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup warm water
1 egg
2 - 2 1/4 cup flour
1 1/2 tsp. oil
1 tsp. sugar


DIRECTIONS:
Sprinkle yeast over water till dissolved. Stir in 1 cup flour, sugar, and salt. Add egg and oil. Stir till glossy. Stir in 1 cup flour or enough to keep from sticking. Knead 10 minutes. Put in greased bowl. Turn to grease top, cover with plastic wrap and towel. Rise 1 hour till double. Punch down and refrigerate.

Remove from refrigerate 10 minutes prior to use. Roll and put in greased pan. Bake at 450 degrees for 3 to 4 minutes. Take out and put on sauce and bake 15 to 20 minutes.

Makes 2 pies.


SAUCE INGREDIENTS:

1 6oz can tomato paste
add enough water to make 1 cup
add 1 tsp. of: basil, parsley flakes, oregano,
salt, (dash of garlic powder) sugar, pepper, hot
peppers (optional); and mix

SAUCE DIRECTIONS: Put 1/2 of sauce on each pie - add pepperoni and grated or sliced mozzarella cheese - then bake 15 to 20 minutes til cheese melts - check after 10 minutes