Best Multi-Purpose Dough Recipe Video

This is a great dough recipe that can be used to make flat pizza style dishes or can be used to make spinach pies and meat pies. It is a very easy and versatile dough. It can also be frozen in a plastic bag for later use.


Preparation Time10 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexAverageServings6
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Dry yeast2 1⁄4 Teaspoon (1 packet)
 Warm water1 Cup (16 tbs) (as required)
 Sugar1 Teaspoon
 Olive oil2 Tablespoon
 Flour3 Cup (48 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 280 Calories from Fat 50

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 6 g8.8%

Saturated Fat 0.8 g4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 4.3 mg0.2%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.4%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.3%

Sugars 1 g

Protein 7 g14.3%

Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0.01%

Calcium 1.2% Iron 18%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a bowl, combine yeast, water and sugar and let sit for ten minutes, add olive oil.
2. In a mixer or large bowl, add yeast mixture, slowly add flour, half cup at a time and mix until all combined.
3. Add a teaspoon of water if needed to combine dough, add olive oil.
4. Coat a large clean bowl with oil and place dough ball in it. Let dough rise for 1 hour then knead till soft. Do not over knead it.

5. Use this dough to make pizza, pastry or any other dish of choice or store it in the fridge wrapped in plastic.