Pizza capricciosa

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Pizza capricciosa
Pizza capricciosa.jpg
Place of originItaly
Main ingredientsDough, mozzarella cheese, Italian baked ham, mushroom, artichoke and tomato

Pizza capricciosa (Italian pronunciation: [ˈpittsa kapritˈtʃoːza; -oːsa]) is a style of pizza in Italian cuisine prepared with mozzarella cheese, Italian baked ham, mushroom, artichoke and tomato.[1][2][3] Types of edible mushrooms used may include cremini (white mushrooms)[3][4] and others. Some versions may also use prosciutto (a dry-cured ham), marinated artichoke hearts, olive oil, olives, basil leaves,[3][5] and egg.[6] Some versions may be prepared using a thin crust.[6]

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  1. ^ Rough Guide Phrasebook: Italian: Italian. p. 244.
  2. ^ L'arte italiana di fare la pizza (in Italian). pp. 33–35.
  3. ^ a b c Pizza. pp. 36–37.
  4. ^ Rachael Ray 365: No Repeats.
  5. ^ Lopreseti, Mike. "Fenson's passions: Curling and pizza". USA Today. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  6. ^ a b Patio Pizzeria. p. 10.

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