“THERE’S NO BETTER FEELING IN THE WORLD THAN A WARM PIZZA BOX ON YOUR LAP.” Kevin James
I remember that feeling! Picking up a pizza in my childhood in New England. Especially on a cold night. Being responsible for balancing that box so perfectly on my knees. Careful not to shift too much so that the cheese wouldn’t ooze off to one side or another. Making sure there was no pressure on the top of the box so that the cheese would not be sticking to the lid when I opened it. The torture of the smell of bread dough and sweet Italian spice the whole ride home!
While I still enjoy a simple, classic, ‘extra’ cheese pizza; nowadays I find myself searching for more. And the pizzas I love the most tend to have no tomato sauce in them at all! Well I joined a new baking group. Claire, from Simply Sweet Justice leads this group of creative and talented bakers who accepted a more savory challenge this month. PIZZA! Mine is made with lightly marinated shrimp on top of a garlicky white bean puree and topped with crunchy home made bread crumbs and fresh herbs! I guarantee you. You won’t miss the box . . . . . [Read more...]