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Chicago style pizza ๐Ÿ•

Chicago style pizza ๐Ÿ•

 Do you want to make Chicago style Pizza at home? Well, this pizza is typical of this city that began to be prepared in the 70s and is recognized for being very juicy and its thick dough, which differentiates it from the others. If this is your case, we invite you to read this article where you can learn how to prepare this dish. Thus, you can share a delicious dinner with your family and friends.

Preparation time: 150 minutes.

Servings: 8 people.


The ingredients that you will need to prepare the Chicago style pizza are the following:

For the mass

  • 3 tablespoons olive oil.
  • 1 teaspoon of sugar.
  • 250 grams of flour.
  • 200 milliliters of water.
  • 1 tablespoon of yeast.
  • 1 pinch of salt.

for the sauce

  • 250 grams of tomato.
  • 3 oil tablespoons.
  • 1 teaspoon of sugar.
  • 1 tablespoon of oregano and garlic powder.
  • Salt to taste.

for coverage

  • 100 grams of spicy sausage.
  • 200 grams of mozzarella cheese.
  • 50 grams of Parmesan.


Chicago-style pizza has more than 90 years of tradition in the United States and little by little it spread to Mexico until it became the favorite of many. To prepare it you just have to do the following:

Step 1

To make the dough, pour the lukewarm water and yeast into a saucepan. Then, in a bowl, add the flour, salt, sugar and oil to mix all the ingredients.

Step 2

Add the warm water and start kneading the flour until smooth. Then cover it with a clean cloth and let it rest for 60 minutes or until it doubles in size.

Step 3

Roll out the dough with a rolling pin and place it in a cake pan or pan. Remember that this must be previously greased and floured. let it rest for a few minutes even as you prepare the sauce0.

Step 4

Add the chopped tomatoes, oregano, garlic, sugar, salt and oil in the blender to form a compact and dense mixture.

step 5

Preheat the oven for 10 minutes at 180 ° C and start assembling the pizza. For that, place a layer of mozzarella cheese and spicy chorizo ​​on the dough. Then, pour the tomato sauce and finally the Parmesan cheese.

Step 6

Bake for 25 minutes or until the dough is golden. Clever! You can serve it now.

In summary, the Chicago-style Pizza is ideal to prepare at home on the weekend. Well, it is a very rich dish that can be enjoyed for lunch or dinner. Thus, you will surprise your relatives.