Chicken Calzone RecipeCuisine: ItalianDifficulty: Easy
Calzone is an Italian origin food. A calzone is a type of Italian folded pizza.it is so tasty.chicken calzone recipe is so easy to cook.A typical calzone is made from salted bread dough, baked in an oven and is stuffed with salami, ham or vegetables, Chicken ,mozzarella, ricotta and Parmesan or pecorino cheese, as well as an egg.
In the Italy Sandwich-sized calzones are regularly sold at Italian lunch counters or by road merchants, since they are anything but difficult to gobble while standing up or walking. Singed adaptations of the calzone are ordinarily loaded up with tomato and mozzarella.these are made in Apulia and are called panzerotti.
What is a Calzone
A regular calzone is produced using salted bread mixture, prepared in a stove and is loaded down with salami, ham or vegetables, mozzarella, ricotta and Parmesan or pecorino cheddar, just as an egg.
All-purpose flour 2 cup
Instant yeast 1 tsp
Salt 1/2 tsp
Lukewarm water 12 tbsp
Olive oil 2 tbsp
Sugar 1 tbsp
Water as to required
Chicken filling ingredients;
Cooking oil 2 tbsp
Chicken mince 1 cup
Salt 1/2 or according to taste
Paprika powder 1/2 tsp
Black pepper powder 1/2 tsp
Onion chopped 1 cup
Capsicum chopped 1 small
Pizza sauce 2 tbsp
Soy sauce 2 tbsp
Oregano 1/2 tsp
Tomato sauce 1 tbsp
Egg (beaten) 1
- Dough prepare:
- In a bowl dissolve yeast in lukewarm water cover and let it rest for 10 minutes.
- Take a large bowl add all-purpose flour,sugar,salt,olive oil,and mix well add yeast mixture and mix well add water as to required mix well until dough is soft formed.
- Add few drop oil and knead again after that cover it and rest for 1 hour (room temperature).
- Chicken filling prepare:
- Take a pan and add 2 tbsp cooking oil and then add 1 cup chicken mince and fry until it is colour changed.and then add onion,capsicum,paprika powder,salt,black pepper powder,tomato sauce,soy sauce,oregano,and fry well on medium flame for 2 minutes.until oil is release let it cool down.
- Grease hands with oil and knead dough again until soft dust dry flour and divide the dough into 7 equal parts.take a small dough make a ball and then spread pizza sauce on the half side and add chicken filling on the half side of the dough and fold the other side over it and seal the edges with the help of fork.
- Beat the egg keep a side.now take a baking tray and grease it with oil and put butter paper and make 7 calzone prepared. and now with the help of the brush apply egg wash on prepared calzone and cut slightly add marks on the top of the calzone.
- Bake in pre-heated oven at 180 c for 15-20 minutes.
- serve with tomato ketchup.
- Baked Calzone can be stored in the fridge for 3 day in the freezer.