Homemade Classic Pizza Dough — Most Popular Pin of the Week

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Homemade Pizza Dough - Most Popular Pin of the Week

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2012 Food Network

When making this week's Most Popular Pin of the Week, Alex's Basic Pizza Dough, it's best to use lukewarm water — as opposed to cold water — when dissolving the yeast, as it helps with activation. Alex lets the dough rise twice before rolling it and finishing it with toppings.

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