"Our pizza is weird and our dough is wild, made from sourdough starter."
Course Main Course
Keyword Holy Trinity Cajun Chicken
Prep Time 1hour
Cook Time 35minutes
Total Time 1hour10minutes
CAST IRON PAN
2cupsCajun Chickeninstructions below*
2cupsHoly Trinityinstructions below*
WILD PIZZA DOUGH
4Chicken thighsboneless, skinless
1Green bell pepper
WILD PIZZA DOUGH (1 hour)
Make your dough by mixing the sourdough starter, bread flour (adding a bit of flour at a time until it takes shape but is still a little sticky) and salt together. Knead the dough for 30 seconds, flour lightly as needed.
Place the wild dough in a lightly floured bowl and cover with a towel, set aside for 1 hour. (The pizza steel or stone needs to preheat for 1 hour as well, so preheat oven to 550°F after you finish making your pizza dough).
Make cajun seasoning: mix together oregano, thyme, onion powder, garlic powder, paprika, cayenne pepper, salt and pepper. Rub chicken with seasoning and marinate for 30 minutes.
Cook chicken in cast iron pan (or any frying pan, cast iron just gives meat a better sear) for 5-7 minutes, each side until no longer pink inside (internal temperature of 165°F). Remove chicken, let cool slightly and slice.
Chop celery, onion and green pepper. Cook in cast iron pan for 8-10 minutes, stirring often. Deglaze by adding ¼ cup of cooking sherry and cook for another 2-3 minutes. Remove from pan and set aside.
Preheat oven to 550°F with baking steel or pizza stone inside the oven for 1 hour.
Grate mozzarella cheese.
Flour surface and roll out the dough, flour lightly as needed. Put a floured pizza peel underneath the dough.
Add tomato sauce, then mozzarella cheese, then holy trinity, and chicken. Pat down toppings.
Bake pizza in the oven at 550° F. for 8-10 minutes.
Remove pizza from oven with pizza peel and let cool for 5 minutes. Slice it up!