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Perfect Pizza Dough Recipe

Pizza dough is simple to make at home. This perfect pizza dough recipe is a family-favorite. : The perfect pizza dough recipe.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time1 hr 30 mins
Total Time1 hr 45 mins
Servings: 8
Author: Robyn Stone | Add a Pinch


  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose Flour
  • 2 tablespoons rapid rise active yeast
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/3 cup olive oil


  • Sprinkle yeast on top of warm water. Allow to sit while you prepare other ingredients.
  • In large mixing bowl, combine flour and sea salt. Slowly drizzle in olive oil, then honey, then yeast and water mixture.
  • Using dough hook, combine until forms a soft ball.
  • Drizzle olive oil into a glass or metal bowl, being sure to cover the sides of the bowl.
  • Remove dough ball from mixer or food processor, place on a floured counter and knead for no longer than one minute.
  • Place dough into bowl prepared in step 4. Cover with a damp cloth and place in a warm place for about 45 minutes to double in size.
  • Punch the dough down and allow to rise again until doubled in bulk.