Margherita pizza recipe made with Italian flour

Classic or Contemporary Neapolitan Margherita

Suggested by Chef Angelo Romano – Pizzeria Infermento, Naples


1 Pizza


1 loaf of pizza dough (see recipes)
extra virgin olive oil, as needed
80 g San Marzano dell’Agro Sarnese-Nocerino DOP canned tomatoes
50 g for di latte dei Monti Lattari cheese, in pieces
10 g of Pecorino romano PDO cheese, grated 
a few leaves of fresh basil (for both cooking and garnish)


Stretch out the pizza dough on the work surface. Add a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil and then spread the tomatoes, scatter the fior di latte cheese, the pecorino and a few basil leaves. 

Cook in a wood-fired oven at a temperature of about 450° for 60-90 seconds or in a domestic oven at 225°C on the top rack for 10-15 minutes. Serve garnished with a few fresh basil leaves.