Pizza bread or pita bread is an Italian bread. It is mainly use for making pizza as pizza base. In my today's recipes, I am going to share with you my own version of pizza bread. It has some special ingredients that makes it different from other type of pizza breads. Here is the recipe of my Pizza bread

Pizza bread


CUISINE: Italian


DIET: Vegetarian

AUTHOR: Recipes & Cook



pizza bread


1cup-250ml/230gm; *1tbsp.–Tablespoon; *1tsp.–Teaspoon; 

  • All-purpose flour – 1½ cup
  • Activated yeast – 1 tbsp.
  • Water – ½ cup
  • Oregano – 1 tbsp.
  • Salt – ½ tbsp.
  • Sugar – 1 tsp.
  • Oil – 2 tbsp.



1.   Always strain the flour before using it for anything.

2.   Measurement is the key of any recipe, so follow the exact measurement.

3.  Yeast is enough to rise up the flour, so don’t use any soda or baking powder.

4.  Don’t boil the water, otherwise your yeast will be dead & it not helps to make the dough perfectly.

5.   Here I am going to make my pizza bread by oven. You can make it by tawa.


Step 1: Take lukewarm water into a big bowl. Then add 1 tsp of sugar & 1 tbsp. of activated yeast. Stir them & cover it for 3-4 minutes.

Pizza bread

Step 2: Then add ½ tsp of salt & 1 tbsp. of oregano into the yeast mixture.

Step 3: Now add 1½ cup of flour little by little into the yeast mixture. Make sticky dough using your palm. Don’t use extra flour to make it tight.

Pizza bread

Step 4: Add 1 tbsp. of oil into the dough, knead them all together using your palm. Cover the lid of the bowl, now let it be for 1- 1:30 hours to ferment the dough. 

Pizza bread

Step 5: Now sprinkle little flour on the fermented dough, knead it properly. Divide the dough into two equal parts.

Pizza bread

Step 6: Take one part of dough, make a round shape roti using your fingers. Now put it on a baking tray. Pock the entire flatted bread with using a fork.

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Step 7: Preheat you oven at 180°C in convection mode. Put the tray into it & bake for 15 minutes at 180°C. In between turn the bread to other side at around 10 minutes mark. Your pizza bread is ready for making pizza.

Step 8: If you are doing it by tawa. Then roast it 5 minutes for each side on low flame. Your pizza bread will be ready.


What is the bread of pizza called?

Pizza bread is also known as pita bread. It is Italian cuisine but origin of this bread is Middle East. If you make the bread thin, it will make crunchy pizza. And thicker one will make fluffy pizza. You can eat pita bread without making pizza also.    

What is pizza bread made of?

Pita bread contains yeast, flour, salt, sugar & oil. Yeast is the fermenting agent, which helps the dough to rise up. Sugar helps the yeast to activate. Salt for taste & oil prevent from hardness. All the ingredients make the pizza dough perfect.

Can you make pizza recipe without an oven?

Yes, you can make pizza without oven. Actually I have made many pizzas without oven and all came out perfectly. In that case 1st you make your pizza bread using my recipe. Then assemble it like pizza with whatever you want. Then put it on butter brushed tawa. Cook for 5 minutes on low flame with a covered lid. Your pizza will be ready.

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