Pizza with Ham, Asparagus, and Ricotta

Plays13,296

In this video, you’ll see how to make a white pizza sauce with olive oil, fresh ricotta cheese, and a splash of cream. Watch Chef John spread the sauc... See moree sparingly over his pizza dough—a little restraint is in order here. Next, it's time for toppings: quickly blanched asparagus, some smoked ham, and a sprinkling of sharp white Cheddar and Parmesan. Finally, you’ll see Chef John’s trick for getting a perfectly crisp crust—no pizza stone necessary! Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Pizza with Ham, Asparagus, and Ricotta.

Share It

The Chatter

Gail

Oct 3, 2013 8:23 PM

He may not be Italian (of course not), but his method of baking pizza without a pizza stone and getting an excellent result is perfect. And, he has a sense of humour, which is so welcome!

You'll Also Like

Asparagus with Ham and Lemon Plays38,913

Asparagus with Ham a…

Chef John’s Sausage and Egg Pizza Plays3,116

Chef John’s Sausage …

Potato Pesto and Feta Pizza Plays19,892

Potato Pesto and Fet…

Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches Plays14,570

Hot Ham and Cheese S…

How to Make Pizza Margherita Plays44,738

How to Make Pizza Ma…

Chef John's Ricotta Meatballs Plays3,735

Chef John's Ricotta …

How to Make Homemade Pizza Sauce Plays78,611

How to Make Homemade…

Mushroom and Ricotta Bruschetta Plays9,322

Mushroom and Ricotta…

    Top

    <

    previous video:

    Mushroom and Ricotta Bruschetta

    Plays9,322

    >

    next video:

    Asparagus with Ham and Lemon

    Plays38,913