How to make Pizza Indiana -

Pizza's topped with chicken tikka to give an Indianized touch.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Italian Cooking.

Main Ingredients : Pizza base (पीज़ा बेस ), Garlic (लहसुन)

Cuisine : Italian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Pizza Indiana

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Italian cuisine has developed through centuries of social and political changes, with roots stretching to antiquity.  Italian cuisine is simple and a number of dishes having only four to eight ingredients.  They rely mostly on the quality of ingredients rather than elaborate preparation.
Noteworthy changes in Italian cuisine happened with the discovery of the New World and the introduction of potatoes, tomatoes, bell peppers and maize, which are now an integral part of this cuisine.  Italian cuisine is known for its regional diversity each with a distinct taste.  This cuisine today is probably one of the most popular in the world.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Pizza Indiana Recipe

  • Pizza base 2

  • Garlic

  • Garlic chopped 2 cloves

  • Onion chopped 1 small

  • Tomato concasse 2 cups

  • Tomato puree 1/2 cup

  • Tomato ketchup 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Sugar 1/2 teaspoon

  • Black peppercorns crushed 6-8

  • Topping

  • Chicken Tikka chopped 8

  • Onion cut into rings 1 large

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Chaat masala 1 tablespoon

  • Mozzarella cheese grated 1/2 cup

Method

Step 1

For the sauce, heat the oil in a pan; add garlic and sauté for half a minute. Add onion and sauté till translucent. Add tomato concasse and mix till all the moisture has evaporated.

Step 2

Add tomato purée and tomato ketchup and cook for another five to eight minutes. Add salt, sugar, half the crushed peppercorns and mix well. Set aside to cool. Preheat the oven to 220°C. Spread the sauce evenly over both pizza bases.

Step 3

Arrange the chicken tikka pieces and onion rings over the sauce. Sprinkle coriander leaves, chaat masala and mozzarella cheese on top. Place pizzas on a baking tray and bake till the cheese melts and the base is crisp. Cut into wedges and serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal www.sanjeevkapoor.com is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.