Pizza Nerds

Pizza Nerds

The Homemade Pizza Podcast

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We’re recapping the Pan Pizza series and talking about the things we love (and don’t love) about the style. Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) and remember, there’s no perfect pizza. The goal is having fun and learning!

Dec 2019

12 min 33 sec

We’re continuing our series on Pan Pizza – this week is Sicilian style. Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) and remember, there’s no perfect pizza. The goal is having fun and learning!

Dec 2019

17 min 48 sec

We’re continuing our series on Pan Pizza – this week is Detroit style. We base our recipe off the Serious Eats’ Detroit style. Llyod Pans makes the industry standard in Detroit Style deep-dish pans. You can get one on Amazon. The pizza cutter Kendra mentioned during the intro. Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) ... Read more

Dec 2019

27 min 24 sec

We’re continuing our series on Pan Pizza – this week is the Round Pan variety. We like using an aluminum cake pan instead of a cast iron skillet. You can hear the full breakdown in the episode, but cast iron doesn’t heat up quickly enough to get that crisp crust.  You can find the recipe ... Read more

Nov 2019

23 min 40 sec

This episode kick’s off a new series on Pan Pizza. Each week we’ll talk about a specific type of pan pizza – this week is the Grandma Pie. Throughout the next few episodes we reference Peter Reinhart’s excellent book Perfect Pan Pizza. The recipe Michael walks through in this episode is Reinhart’s “White Flour Dough”. ... Read more

Nov 2019

33 min 19 sec

In this episode we discuss favorite topping combinations, from classics to non-traditional. Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) and remember, there’s no perfect pizza. The goal is having fun and learning! 🍕🤓 Theme music by Dyalla Swain http://soundcloud.com/dyallas.

Nov 2019

33 min 19 sec

In this episode we talk about grilling pizza, a fun alternative to cooking in your kitchen oven. Recommendation: Pizza Cutting Wheel Link: NY Style Master Dough Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) and remember, there’s no perfect pizza. The goal is having fun and learning! 🍕🤓 Theme music by Dyalla Swain http://soundcloud.com/dyallas.

Nov 2019

16 min 15 sec

Michael and Kendra answer listener questions! Ask us questions over on instagram (@pizzanerdsco) and remember, there’s no perfect pizza. The goal is having fun and learning!

Oct 2019

23 min 51 sec

This episode is the fifth (and last) in our Neapolitan style series! In this episode we review all the things for this style pizza. Our favorite easy Neapolitan dough recipe: King Author Flour’s “Best Pizza You’ll Ever Make” Our overall favorite Neapolitan dough recipe: LA Magazine’s “Traditional Neapolitan-Style Pizza” Neapolitan sauce recipe (from LA Magazine): ... Read more

Oct 2019

13 min 57 sec

This episode is the fourth in our Neapolitan style series! In this episode we talk about toppings for this style pizza, including basics and some special recommendations. Also, why we think it’s worth buying really good ingredients for Neapolitan pizza toppings. Our favorite easy Neapolitan dough recipe: King Author Flour’s “Best Pizza You’ll Ever Make” ... Read more

Oct 2019

14 min 44 sec