Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Pizza! ( without oven, on stovetop )

Yummy homemade Pizza cooked on stovetop and ready in minutes. No need for an oven or a grill

For 2 pizzas
pizza base 2 ( i used ready made ones)
2 cheese cubes
2 medium size tomatoes
1 medium size onion
1 small capsicum
1/2 tsp ginger garlic paste
pinch of cumin seeds
1 tsp chili powder
4 tsp tomato sauce
salt to taste
oil to cook
butter as required
coriander leaves (optional)

  • Cut tomatoes , onion and capsicum into very small pieces
  • Heat oil in a kadai , Add cumin seeds and onion.
  • When onion is little pink , add ginger garlic paste
  • cook it onion is little brown
  • Now add cut tomatoes and capsicum , chili powder and cook it till they are really soft.
  • Add tomato sauce. cook this masala for 10 to 15 mins on a low flame , (make sure its dry and no tomato water is there.) when it starts leaving oil , its ready
  • You can add little butter to this masala if you feel like
  • Add few coriander leaves (optional)
  • Now apply little butter on the pizza base , it should be on the bottom side which will be placed on tawa, so that it does not stick.
  • Now spread the masala on the on the pizza , sprinkle cheese and as shown in the below image cover it with the lid. cook it for 4 to 5 mins.
  • Keep checking the pizza bottom to make sure its not burning or sticking.
  • Ready to serve

  • You can add many other vegetables to it.
  • You can add green chili sauce instead of red chili powder