Deep-Dish Pizza Recipe

Make it a Chicago-style dinner with this Deep-Dish Pizza Recipe.

| March/April 2013

  • slice of Chicago-style deep dish pizza
    You can try picking up a slice of deep-dish pizza, but you’ll likely need a fork to attack the hefty slice.
    Photo By Karen Keb
  • deep dish pizza in a cast iron skillet
    If you’ve never had deep-dish pizza, get ready for an experience. One bite of this and you’ll think you’re in one of Chicago’s famed pizzerias.
    Photo By Karen Keb

  • slice of Chicago-style deep dish pizza
  • deep dish pizza in a cast iron skillet

To make this hefty pie, bring it together in the following order: 1) Make the dough; 2) Make the sauce; 3) Brown the sausage; 4) Shred the cheeses; 5) Assemble and bake.

Learn How to Make Homemade Pizza

Deep-Dish Pizza Recipe


1 Focaccia Pizza Crust 


1 tablespoon butter
2 tablespoons minced onion
1/8 teaspoon dried oregano
1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt
2 medium cloves garlic, minced
1 can (14 ounces) crushed tomatoes 
1/2 teaspoon sugar
2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil
10 fresh basil leaves, torn into small pieces
Salt and pepper, to taste

Don Svita
4/12/2013 3:05:39 PM

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