Tom’s Quick Pizza Recipe

Tom’s quick pizza recipe comes from episode 2 (season 1) of The Fabulous Baker Brothers.

You can make our the pizza base recipe click here.

Buy our ultimate baking stone to get your pizzas to cook quickly with a crisp bottom.

In our school and at home we bake our pizzas in the Chadwick pizza oven, in this it bakes within a couple of minutes.

We run lots of kids courses and pizza making workshops at our Cookery school in Chipping Sodbury, check our course dates.

Tom’s quick pizza recipe is a great recipe to bake with children, let them get involved and messy to spark a passion for baking in them.


Takes 20 minutes

Serves 1 pizza


  • 400g can chopped tomatoes

  • Chopped garlic, to taste

  • ½ ball buffalo mozzarella, torn

  • Few black olives, destoned

  • Handful of rocket leaves

  • Drizzle of chilli oil

  • Fresh oregano, to taste

  • 1 pizza base (made using Tom's pizza base recipe)

  • 3 slices salami

  • Large pinch of capers

  • 2-3 anchovies

  • Pinch of sea salt


  1. In a blender blitz the tomatoes with as much oregano and garlic as you like. You want a smooth paste.

  2. Spread some sauce over your pizza base then scatter the mozzarella, salami, capers, olives and anchovies on top.

  3. Bake in a very hot oven on a baking stone or under the grill for 3 minutes, or until your topping is bubbling and the crust is golden.

  4. Pile the rocket leaves on top of the hot pizza and finish with a drizzle of chilli oil and pinch of sea salt.