The classic pizza – nothing else comes near in terms of simplicity, balance and general all-round political correctness.
Preheat the oven to its maximum, and put the baking sheets in the oven as for the previous recipe.
Tip the tomato pieces into a bowl, and season generously. Mix in a good slug of olive oil and add the shredded basil leaves. This is the tomato sauce base for all pizze involving tomato, with a distinct lack of cooking.
Roll out a circle of dough as for the previous recipe.
Smear the pizza base with about
Immediately start making another one. Never make pizza wait, it should be eaten as soon as possible.
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