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Pizza Rustica


  Serves 6-8

Pizza Rustica, Pizza di Pasqua, Pizzagain, Salami Pie – all the names this recipe answers to. Every Italian-American family has a version, this is what I can piece together to be mine. Don’t come for me with the store-bought dough, ya girl isn’t a baker, and this recipe is enough work. If you’re a pie dough maker, make your recipe x2 and have yourself and happy little Easter.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds whole milk ricotta (about 1 1/2 15 ounce containers)
  • 1 cup whole milk mozzarella
  • 1/2 cup provolone
  • 1/4 cup Pecorino Romano
  • 1 1/2 cup deli ham
  • 1 cup Genoa salami
  • 1 cup pepperoni
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 14 ounce pie doughs, store bought

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