All About Pizza | A Couple Cooks Podcast Episode 08

A Couple Cooks podcast

In this episode, we talk PIZZA: its evolution from peasant food to worldwide fame, a wood-fired pizza shared in Rome, and a years-long quest to recreate it. Plus, our best tips for making pizza at home, and our chat with premier pizza restaurateur Caleb Schiff of Pizzicletta.


VIDEO: Homemade pizza dough

Pizza dough recipe – stand mixer method

Pizza dough recipe – food processor method

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How to make a sourdough starter

Tipo 00 flour


Pizza peel (standard)

Pizza peel (conveyor)

Pizza stone


Pizza margherita

Pesto & tomatoes

White pizza with pecorino, scallions and egg *A favorite*

So Cal


Kale & pistachio


Thai curry


Caleb Schiff of Pizzicletta (Flagstaff, Arizona)

Pizzicletta on Instagram


Our honeymoon in Rome (revisited 7 years later)