Blog Under Construction
Selecting the ingredients
Here, we were going for a fall pizza, so we were instantly thinking fall vegetables like squash and apples. Both of these offer plenty of sweetness, so from here we wanted something salty and savory – enter the prosciutto. The goat cheese gives you the great cheese texture on top, and has a tartness that balances well w/ the sweetness of the squash. Finally, the roasted pecans add more of that fall flavor, and a great crunch and light toasted flavor.
One key to a good pizza is careful preparation of each ingredient, which often means pre-cooking the ingredients to enhance flavor and reduce the water content.
Let’s look at each ingredient