Pizza Perfection: A Hands-On Journey into Artisanal Pizza Making


Dive into the world of pizza craftsmanship with our "Pizza Perfection" class, where the tantalizing aromas of fresh dough and savory toppings come together to create a culinary experience like no other. Whether you're a pizza enthusiast or a novice in the kitchen, join us for a hands-on adventure that will elevate your pizza game to new heights.


  1. Dough Mastery: Begin your pizza-making journey by mastering the art of crafting the perfect pizza dough from scratch. Learn the secrets of ingredient selection, kneading techniques, and achieving the ideal texture for a crispy yet chewy crust.
  2. Sauce and Toppings: Explore the realm of flavor as you experiment with a variety of sauces and toppings. From classic tomato sauce and mozzarella to innovative and unique combinations, discover how to create a pizza that suits your taste preferences and culinary creativity.
  3. Oven Techniques: Delve into the magic of wood-fired pizza by learning the techniques that make it stand out. Discover the nuances of temperature control, achieving the ideal char, and the smoky flavors that elevate your pizza to artisanal perfection.
  4. Pizza Styles from Around the World: Expand your pizza repertoire by exploring different styles, from the classic Neapolitan to New York-style and beyond. Understand the characteristics that make each style unique and the techniques required to recreate them at home.
  5. Creative Pizza Shaping: Move beyond the traditional round pizza and experiment with creative shapes and sizes. From rectangular Sicilian pies to personal-sized calzones, our class encourages you to let your imagination run wild.
  6. Social Pizza Party: Embrace the communal spirit of pizza-making as you work alongside fellow enthusiasts. Share tips, tricks, and laughter as you collectively create and enjoy your unique pizzas.
  7. Take Home Your Masterpiece: At the end of the class, savor the fruits of your labor by enjoying the pizzas you've created. Plus, take home newfound skills, recipes, and the confidence to become a pizza maestro in your own kitchen.

Whether you prefer a classic Margherita or enjoy experimenting with bold and unconventional toppings, "Pizza Perfection" is your ticket to a fun and flavorful journey into the world of artisanal pizza. Reserve your spot now and get ready to create pizzas that will delight your taste buds and impress your friends and family!

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Contact Information

Office of Continuing Education
161 Newkirk Street, Room E504
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4224