Chicago Deep-Dish Pizza

Chicago Deep-Dish Pizza
Staff Writer

Taste of Home

"Since I live near Chicago, I've managed to sample more than my share of deep-dish pizzas. This recipe lets you recreate the best of my town — right in your town!"

— Lynn Hamilton, Naperville, Ill.

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Directions

For the pizza dough

In a large bowl, combine 1 ½ cups flour, the cornmeal, yeast, sugar, and salt. In a small saucepan, heat water and oil to 120 to 130 degrees. Add the water and olive oil to the dry ingredients and beat until just moistened. Stir in enough remaining flour to form a soft dough. 

Turn onto a floured surface and knead until smooth and elastic, about 6-8 minutes. Place in a greased bowl, turning once to grease the top. Cover and let rise in warm place until doubled, about 30 minutes. 

For the pizza toppings

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

401 kcal

Daily value:

20%

Servings:

12
  • Carbohydrate, by difference 41 g
  • Protein 19 g
  • Total lipid (fat) 19 g
  • Vitamin A, IU 663 IU
  • Vitamin A, RAE 168 µg
  • Vitamin B-12 1 µg
  • Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid 1 mg
  • Vitamin D 107 IU
  • Vitamin K (phylloquinone) 4 µg
  • Alanine 1 g
  • Arginine 1 g
  • Ash 4 g
  • Aspartic acid 1 g
  • Betaine 3 mg
  • Calcium, Ca 503 mg
  • Carotene, beta 54 µg
  • Cholesterol 40 mg
  • Choline, total 17 mg
  • Cryptoxanthin, beta 18 µg
  • Fatty acids, total monounsaturated 3 g
  • Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated 1 g
  • Fatty acids, total saturated 7 g
  • Fiber, total dietary 2 g
  • Folate, DFE 43 µg
  • Folate, food 23 µg
  • Folate, total 37 µg
  • Folic acid 14 µg
  • Glutamic acid 4 g
  • Iron, Fe 3 mg
  • Isoleucine 1 g
  • Lactose 1 g
  • Leucine 2 g
  • Lutein + zeaxanthin 32 µg
  • Lysine 1 g
  • Magnesium, Mg 40 mg
  • Niacin 2 mg
  • Pantothenic acid 1 mg
  • Phenylalanine 1 g
  • Phosphorus, P 509 mg
  • Potassium, K 257 mg
  • Proline 2 g
  • Retinol 162 µg
  • Selenium, Se 27 µg
  • Serine 1 g
  • Sodium, Na 749 mg
  • Starch 16 g
  • Sucrose 7 g
  • Sugars, total 12 g
  • Threonine 1 g
  • Tyrosine 1 g
  • Valine 1 g
  • Vitamin D (D2 + D3) 3 µg
  • Vitamin D2 (ergocalciferol) 2 µg
  • Water 95 g
  • Zinc, Zn 3 mg
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