BASIC SPICY PIZZA SAUCE FOR HAM & CHEESE PIZZA/CHICKEN & SAUSAGE PIZZA

Ingredients Weight Measure
Pizza sauce 1 qt.
TABASCO® brand Original Red Sauce 2 Tbsp.
12" pizza crust 6 ea.

Ham and Cheese Toppings

Ingredients Weight Measure
Ham, diced 36 oz.
Purple onion, fine dice 1-1/2 cups
Swiss/mozzarella blend, shredded 9 cups

Chicken and Sausage Toppings

Ingredients Weight Measure
Italian mild sausage, chopped 24 oz.
Chicken, grilled, chopped 24 oz.
Mozzarella cheese, shredded 9 cups

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 450°F or whatever specifications are for your dough.
  2. In 4 qt. mixing bowl, place pizza sauce and TABASCO® Sauce. Mix with wire whisk to ensure all is evenly blended.
  3. Place 6 oz. sauce on crust and evenly spread around, leaving 1" edge around crust.
  4. For Ham & Cheese Pizza, spread 6 oz. diced ham evenly around pizza; top with 1-1/2 cups cheese blend and then sprinkle 1/4 cup diced purple onion around evenly on cheese.
  5. For Chicken & Sausage Pizza, evenly distribute 4 oz. each of chicken and sausage around pizza top and then cover with 1-1/2 cups cheese.
  6. Place in oven and bake until crisp brown and cheese is melted.
  7. Remove from oven and cut into desired pieces.

Yield: 6 pizzas