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About Caprese Pizza
Pizza Name: Caprese
Originates from: Italy
This is where they came from, or are apparently most popular currently. Let me know if there are any corrections if you know better.
Pizza Type: Vegetarian
Base Sauce: Red
There are two types of base sauces which distinguish different types of pizza. Red, which normally means tomato or chill sauce, and white, which is often either olive oil, cheese or a cream sauce. White sauce pizzas are referred to as Pizza Bianca, and red sauce pizzas are categorised as Pizza Rossa.
Caprese Pizza Toppings
Here is a list of the typical toppings on a Caprese Pizza. Some variations may occur between different countries or restaurants.
- Sliced Tomato
Want to start making Caprese at home? These are some good recipes to help you;
I can’t turn water into wine, but I can turn pizza into breakfast. – Anonymous
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