Easy Homemade Cast Iron Skillet Pan Pizza Deep Dish Recipe (Amazing crust)

Easy Homemade Cast Iron Skillet Pan Pizza Deep Dish Recipe (Amazing crust)

The Dough

  • 1 cup of water
  • 1/2 package dry yeast or 25g fresh yeast
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2.5 cups Flour
  • 1 tbsp butter

The tomato sauce (2 servings)

  • 18.67 oz / 500 g can crushed tomatoes
  • Tomato paste (4oz / 113.3981g or 1/2 cup / 1 dl)
  • 1.33 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, pressed
  • 0.33 Tbsp sugar
  • 0.5 tsp salt
  • 0.67 tsp basil
  • 0.33 tsp dried oregano
  • Pepper


  1. Pour 1/4 cup of warm water (body temperature) to a mixing bowl and add yeast and honey, stir and let sit for 10 minutes.
    Philips Avance HR7778/00 kitchen machine stainless steel
  2. Add 3/4 cup of water, olive oil, and salt. Give it a little stir.
  3. Add 2.5 cups of flour and mix with a machine or by hand.kneading tool for Philips HR7778
  4. When mixed let it rest for 30-40 minutes in a bowl with a towel on top until the dough has doubled in size.how to make pizza dough
  5. In the meantime, start making the tomato sauce.
  6. Heat the oven to 500 °F / 250 °C.
  7. Heat a 12" cast iron skillet enough to be able to melt butter, however, not too hot to avoid that the butter gets burned. 
  8. Butter the skillet using a brush, don't forget the edges of the skillet.buttering the 12 inch cast iron skillet
  9. Put the dough in the skillet and spread it out to the edges.put the dough into the cast iron skillet pan
  10. Pre-bake the dough for 4 minutes then add the tomato sauce using a circular motion with a ladle. Then add cheese. Make sure to cover the edges with both tomato sauce and cheese to create a tasty cameralization.spread the tomato sauce with a ladle 
  11. Add any ingredients you like and then put the cast iron pan in the oven for 8 minutes after which your pizza is ready to be eaten. Enjoy!
    pizza in cast iron skillet with silicone hot handle holderpizza in cast iron skillet with perfect crust deep dish


Tomato sauce instructions

Add all ingredients into a pot and let it simmer for 15-30 minutes

Any leftover can be used for pasta sauce.


Products used in the video:

Philips Avance HR7778/00 kitchen machine stainless steel

12-Inch Cast Iron Skillet

Silicone Hot Handle Holder

Ladle, Brush and Whisk


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