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About Puttanesca Pizza
Pizza Name: Puttanesca
Originates from: France
This is where they came from, or are most popular. Let me know 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.
Puttanesca Pizza Toppings
Here is a list of the typical toppings on a Puttanesca Pizza. Some variations may occur between different regions or restaurants.
- Tomato Sauce
- Pine Nuts
- Hot Chilli Peppers
Want to try making Puttanesca at home? These are some great recipes I know of;
Unless you are a pizza, the answer is yes, I can live without you. – Bill Murray
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