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DD101 Extra: Pizza Math and Ingredient Swapping

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DD101 Extra: Pizza Math and Ingredient Swapping – Volume to Weight Conversions and Substitutions Hi, Deep Dishers. If you’re one of the amazing people who downloaded the Deep Dish Pizza Recipe and then looked at those pesky cup-to-gram conversions and


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First Deep Dish of 2015

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As I have been lax in posting on RDD lately, I feel that I owe you all some gratuitous deep dish pizza food porn. Here’s my first deep dish of 2015: 3 day fridge dough (I usually don’t age my


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DD101 Extra: Why Deep Dish Crust Tastes Like That

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Hi. I keep reading and/or hearing from people who are first time deep dish eaters, that, compared to other pizza crusts, deep dish crust is bland. Well… Yeah. Generally, IT’S SUPPOSED TO BE. Why? Because you are putting so many


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For the Love of Deep Dish, MAKE A PIZZA ALREADY!

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Hi there. You may or may not have noticed that there is now a top menu link to the REAL DEEP DISH CHICAGO STYLE PIZZA RECIPE . If you haven’t had the opportunity to read the other articles on the


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Happy Birthday Lou Malnati’s!

On March 17th, 1971, (Yes, St. Patrick’s Day!), Lou Malnati opened his very first Deep Dish Pizza restaurant in Lincolnwood, IL. Lou’s was my very first deep dish and it has forever influenced my love of the style. HAPPY BIRTHDAY,


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  • Deep Dish 101: Lesson 1
  • Lesson 2 - The Basics
  • Lesson 3 - Chicago Pizza Styles*
  • Lesson 4 - Nuts and Bolts
  • Lesson 5 – Making Deep Dish Dough - VIDEO
  • DD101: EXTRA - Leftovers / Reheating Deep Dish
  • DD101: EXTRA - Deep Dish Anatomy
  • DD101: EXTRA - Always Room For Improvement - Deep Dish Dough Update*
  • DD101: EXTRA - Pizzafication Of Your Oven
  • DD101: EXTRA - Always Room For Improvement 2 (Electric Pizzaloo)*
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