Fried Pizza with Burrata and Fresh Basil

Fried Pizza with Burrata and Fresh Basil
Photo by Eva Kolenko


  • 5 large fresh basil leaves
  • ½ oz. kosher salt (1-½ Tbs. Diamond Crystal or 1 Tbs. Morton)
  • 3 quarts rice bran or canola oil
  • ½ tsp. active dry yeast
  • 1 28-oz. can whole fire-roasted or San Marzano-style tomatoes, drained
  • 1 lb. burrata or fresh mozzarella
  • Extra-virgin olive oil
  • + 4 more ingredients
    • 1 lb. (3-½ cups) 00 flour; more as needed
    • 1-½ cups lukewarm water (80°F to 85°F)
    • Extra-virgin olive oil
    • Smoked or regular sea salt

Put the yeast in the bowl of a stand mixer, add the water, and whisk to dissolve. Add the salt, whisk to dissolve, and then add the flour. Attach the dough hook and mix on low speed until the flour is absorbed by the water, about 2 minutes. Slowly add up to 1-1/2 cups more flour as necessary, scr...

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