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Offline Bill/SFNM

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February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« on: February 02, 2012, 07:14:29 AM »
This month's challenge is inspired by the brilliant quattro funghi racchetta. that dellavecchia submitted for last month's challenge. Make a new pizza this month in a unique shape with some kind of purpose in mind (aesthetic, functional, culinary, military, etc.)
 


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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2012, 07:03:53 PM »
Didn't turn out as pointy as I wanted but I got the topping right. Pig skin or here in Mexico chicharrónes. Pork rinds, I crack myself up :-D
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2012, 08:18:58 PM »
Pun intended?
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2012, 09:01:07 PM »
But of course dear fellow, the pičce de résistance. ;D

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2012, 10:37:38 PM »
Looks like Hog Heaven Don........

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #5 on: February 06, 2012, 06:45:54 AM »
I borrowed from my German background for this pizza tart. I thought maybe some folks would spot it's heritage. Speckzelten (speckplatz) was a tradition in my house growing up. I know my mom and grandmother didn't use a homemade BBQ sauce and Manchego cheese in theirs but I think they might have liked it.
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2012, 05:25:16 PM »
My submission for "No Round" for February.

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2012, 05:34:05 PM »
Lol Norma, I knew you would do a heart shape pizza.  :-D looks great! Another funny thing, my local supermarket stocked up on heart shaped pans, today there was not a single one on the shelf.
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #8 on: February 11, 2012, 06:38:43 PM »
Lol Norma, I knew you would do a heart shape pizza.  :-D looks great! Another funny thing, my local supermarket stocked up on heart shaped pans, today there was not a single one on the shelf.
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Don,

How did you know I would do a heart shaped pizza.  :P Thanks for saying the heart shaped pizza looks great. That is funny that your local supermarket ran out of heart shaped pans.  I guess everyone is getting ready for Valentine’s Day.

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #9 on: February 11, 2012, 06:55:28 PM »
Norma, good looking pizza.  I'm sure we all expected the heart shaped pizza, but way to send it over the top with the pepperoni! 


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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #10 on: February 12, 2012, 08:43:00 AM »
Norma, good looking pizza.  I'm sure we all expected the heart shaped pizza, but way to send it over the top with the pepperoni! 

Pizza3.14,

Thanks!  :)

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #11 on: February 17, 2012, 10:14:18 PM »
I've been wanting to do a pan pizza for a while, so I'll use the monthly challenge as an excuse to eat a rectangle.
This is the Sullivan Street Funghi Pizza - really easy dough to make, and nice crispy (and oily) bottom. Altered the classic pie by substituting tarragon for fresh thyme. Cremini, onion, salt, and red pepper flakes. Good all the same.
Lots of <3 February!!

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #12 on: February 18, 2012, 11:11:35 AM »
Norma, I ♥ your ♥ pie.

Pignolius, your funchi pie looks great too!

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #13 on: February 18, 2012, 12:33:16 PM »

Norma, I ♥ your ♥ pie.

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Craig,

That was sweet!  :) Thanks.  How did you make those little hearts?

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #14 on: February 18, 2012, 09:33:53 PM »
In MS Word, Insert Symbol --> Normal Text --> pick the heart, insert it into the document, copy it there, and paste it here.

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #15 on: February 18, 2012, 10:54:46 PM »
In MS Word, Insert Symbol --> Normal Text --> pick the heart, insert it into the document, copy it there, and paste it here.

CL

Thanks Craig!   :)

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #16 on: February 19, 2012, 01:19:38 PM »
Roasted zucchini, yellow squash and shallots, with aleppo chili flakes. Finished with Paranno cheese

Flour (100%):    867.51 g  |  30.6 oz | 1.91 lbs
Water (70%):    607.26 g  |  21.42 oz | 1.34 lbs
CY (.3%):    2.6 g | 0.09 oz | 0.01 lbs |
Salt (2.5%):    21.69 g | 0.77 oz | 0.05 lbs | 3.89 tsp | 1.3 tbsp
Oil (4%):    34.7 g | 1.22 oz | 0.08 lbs | 7.71 tsp | 2.57 tbsp
Total (176.8%):   1533.76 g | 54.1 oz | 3.38 lbs | TF = 0.1326
Single Ball:   766.88 g | 27.05 oz | 1.69 lbs

Mixed for 8 minutes. 3 hour counter rest, covered.
24hr bulk rise @54F, Divided and 12hr ball rise @54F. Used a wine cellar cooler.
2hr Room Temp, the press into pan. 2hr pan rise, topped and 1 more hour pan rise.
Baked @ 425F

Light, crispy crust. People were drooling over this one.

1. Pre-bake
2. Cooling off
3. Upskirt...Long pan rise
4. close up
5. Close up #2
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #17 on: February 19, 2012, 01:30:33 PM »


.....   Light, crispy crust. People were drooling over this one....


Absolutely awesome.
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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #18 on: February 19, 2012, 02:02:37 PM »
Mmmph, KILLER pizza! 

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Re: February 2012 Monthly Challenge: "Not Round"
« Reply #19 on: February 19, 2012, 08:11:43 PM »
Best looking squash pie of any type I've seen. Very nice work!

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