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Raj Irukulla replied to this post • 7 months ago


Hi, i've been making pizza for a year already, but i've never been able to replicate or do anything close to New Haven type of pizza. Once i saw that the used wood fire oven but they baked those pies... (more)

Pablo Martinez
posted 8 months ago

Mr Mike replied to this post • 7 months ago

active yeast not activating

I have tried on several occasions to activate ADY. Each time I tested the temp of the water to make sure it was not too hot.

I put some ADY into warm water and add some sugar. Then I wait maybe 1... (more)

Tory Glenn
posted 10 months ago

Mr Mike replied to this post • 7 months ago

Grande mozzarella cheese

Hi, I live in Illinois.Does anyone know where I can buy Grande Mozzarella cheese?

Rod H.
posted 7 months ago


Cooking pizza with steel

Hi does anyone know if tony uses the broiler when he uses his method of using 2 steels? It doesn’t mention it but the manufacturer of the baking steel uses the broiler. If tony doesn’t use the broile... (more)

Jesse F.
posted 7 months ago


No Cold Sauce Commandment

I read Tony's response to why we shouldn't use cold dough, but what about the cold sauce?

From what I read and learned in the Bible, I would think it would possibly 1) cool the dough causing the b... (more)

Mr Mike
posted 7 months ago

Mike K. replied to this post • 7 months ago

Making a pizza similar to Joe's in New York

My favorite pizza out there is Joe's pizza on Carmine street in Manhattan. I'd like to learn how to make something like this at home.

I've got some experience making pizzas, but could use a littl... (more)

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Mike S.
posted over 4 years ago

Mike K. replied to this post • 8 months ago


I've been a bread baker for more than 40 years, refining my technique in recent years. I've attended two one week courses at the San Francisco Baking Institute, and live in San Francisco. I ordinaril... (more)

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Glenn Ferrell
posted 8 months ago

Joe Carbone commented in this post • 8 months ago

Sourdough Starter Activation Help

I just received the Original San Francisco Culture from Ed Wood's Sourdough International.

The main purpose of the starter is to use in my pizza dough.

Should the flour I feed the culture match... (more)

Joe Carbone
posted 8 months ago

Ken K. replied to this post • 8 months ago

Extending the Sicilian fermentation to 72 hours

I have not been around for a while because of a 10 pound weight gain that I attributed to my pizza addiction...! However, I came out of "retirement" last weekend with some Sicilian pizzas, which wer... (more)

Ken K.
posted 8 months ago

Mike K. replied to this post • 9 months ago

Pizza Dough Temperature before opening?

I have been making the NY style pizza dough using the master dough with a starter and then I cold ferment it for 48 hours. I remove it from the fridge 2 hours before I plan to put it in the oven, but... (more)

Marylou L.
posted 9 months ago