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Oldyote 02-02-2013 02:40 PM

Calzone
 
My strategy for the Italian Throwdown was to find as many Italian sounding ingrediants as possible and stuff them into one item.

That could only mean one thing CALZONE

I started with my making my favorite pizza sauce with my favorite helper.

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Notice the concentration

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I had already made my soon to be famous pale ale dough. I know pale ale isn't exactly "Italian" but I'm hoping for a little slack. I mean I'm sure they drink beer in Italy. :focus:

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Now for all the Italian Ingrediants. For full effect please imagine Tony Soprano reading this like a grocery list from Carmela.

Roasted Tomatoes, Green Olives, Roasted Peppers, Hot Cappacolla, Salami, Pepperoni, Asiago, Mozzarella, and Parmigiano Reggiano

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Add some more meats and cheese

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I forgot to take a picture of the final product before I put it in the Weber. After folding over I brushed the top with an egg wash and more Mozzarella Cheese. Then off to the Weber

And this is how it turned out.

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I also forgot to take a picture the actual grilling/baking but you can see the poor guy out in the cold warming the atmosphere

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And now to cut and eat

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This was a big hit. The 16 year old actually offered to pay me to make another one. I made two and only crumbs remain :grin:

This was fun. Thanks for looking.

Kloogee 02-02-2013 02:46 PM

Looks fantastic. I may have to explore one of those pizza cooking contraptions for my kettle!,

PigTamer 02-02-2013 02:54 PM

Looks awesome

bluetang 02-02-2013 03:00 PM

Now thatsa stellare!:clap:

cowgirl 02-02-2013 03:03 PM

Ric you have a couple of real winners...both your helper and your calzone!
Best of luck with the throwdown. Can't see how you could miss! :grin:

Al Czervik 02-02-2013 03:09 PM

Brilliant cook Ric! I'd tear that calzone up in a heartbeat. Scarlet is as darling as always. :mrgreen:

Toast 02-02-2013 03:18 PM

Mighty Fine!

AussieTitch 02-02-2013 03:20 PM

Great loking food mate.love the concentration (maybe Gas)
cheers.
Titch

Oldbob 02-02-2013 03:37 PM

Great Looking Calzone !!

SmokingJo 02-02-2013 04:26 PM

Great! ....from Italy! Bravissimo

Ciao,
Gianni

fantomlord 02-02-2013 04:31 PM

that looks great!

Yendor 02-02-2013 05:04 PM

I'm wondering how crumbs remain? I would have licked the plate after that. Looks friggen awesome.

Bonewagon 02-02-2013 05:35 PM

Nice! Looks delicious. :thumb:

bbqbull 02-02-2013 05:37 PM

Outstanding looking masterpiece right there!!!

dwfisk 02-02-2013 05:48 PM

Awsome!!!! We did our first Weber pizzas last night, acceptable for a first try but nothing to brag about. I've been thinking about buying the pizza oven mod you have for the Weber, I assume you love it? Do you set the fire to one side or directly under the pizza stone?


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