Mattone Restaurant and Bar Signature Pizza Dough Recipe

20 min prep time | 1 hours 30 min total time | 3-4 servings | hard to make

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  • 2.5 lbs. high gluten flour
  • 2.5 lbs. Patent Flour
  • 2 ounces sugar
  • 1.5 tablespoons salt
  • 1.5 tablespoons fresh yeast
  • 7 tablespoons butter
  • 8 ounces of salad oil
  • 11 ounces 2% milk
  • 25 ounces warm water



Combine both flours, sugar and salt into a large mixer on low setting with dough hook accessory.


Dissolve butter in the milk on stove until butter is melted. 


Add fresh yeast to flour mixture and then start adding warm buttermilk combination. 


When butter and milk is added then start adding the oil.


When the oil is all added you can start adding warm water slowly and mix for about 12 minutes.


Remove from mixer and cover at room temperature for 60 minutes before using.