This easy-to-follow recipe for basic pizza dough using just 4 ingredients is for busy people who want fantastic food - fast!


  • 1 sachet dried yeast

  • ½ tsp salt

  • 2 ½ cups plain flour

  • 2 tbs Extra virgin olive oil


  • 1.

    Combine yeast and 1 cup warm water, cover and leave fro 20 minutes.

  • 2.

    In a separate bowl, sift flour, add salt and make a well. Add the yeast mixture and oil.

  • 3.

    Mix with a flat blade knife, using a cutting action, until a dough forms. Knead for 10 minutes or until smooth.

  • 4.

    Place in an oiled bowl, cover with cling wrap and leave for 45 minutes or until doubled in size.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (6 servings)

  • Energy 195kj
  • Fat Total 5g
  • Saturated Fat 0g
  • Protein 4g
  • Carbohydrate 32g
  • Sugar 0g
  • Sodium 110mg

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

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