This photo shows Geoffrey Zakarian, with gray hair and wearing a light-colored sports coat with a tie, standing in a restaurant with his arms crossed and smiling for the camera.
Food & Ingredients

Recipe: Geoffrey Zakarian’s Artisanal Cheese Pizza

Celebrity chef and restaurateur Geoffrey Zakarian has been featured on Food Network competition shows like Iron Chef and Chopped and currently appears on The Kitchen. has called him the “godfather of the sexy hotel restaurant,” and he was chef/partner at Point Royal, one of those “sexy” eateries, at The … More


Gluten-Free Mike’s Favorite

Ingredients: Gluten-free dough (contains brown rice flour, sorghum and oat flour) Garlic butter Red Sauce Provolone cheese Pepperoni Mushrooms Onion Green Pepper Hard salami Bacon Fresh garlic Fresh basil Romano cheese Directions: Brush the pan with garlic butter and your choice of spices and seasonings. Place the dough in the … More


American Pie

Ingredients: 1 lb. pizza skin .40 lb. prosciutto bechamel sauce (recipe below) 2 T. chopped fresh thyme .60 lb. Allied Steak topping .20 lb. caramelized shallots .15 lb. crumbled Gorgonzola .07 lb. crisp bacon pieced .50 lb. potato/cheese piping (recipe below) Drizzle of Chipotle Sour Cream Handful of 3/4″ chive … More


Steak and Eggs Pizza

Ingredients: 6 oz. standard pizza sauce 1 T. butter 4 eggs, lightly beaten 1 T. extra-virgin olive oil 2 shallots 1 clove garlic 1/2 c. mushrooms 1/2 c. bell peppers, diced 1/2 c. onions, diced 6 oz. Allied Lawry’s Beef freshly grated sharp cheddar cheese Sauce Directions: Melt butter in … More


Pot roast pizza

Ingredients: 1.5 c. beef stock 1 tsp. herbs de Provence 1 T. cornstarch, dissolved in 1/4 c. cold water 1/2 c. carrots, diced and blanched 1/2 c. potatoes, diced and blanched 1/2 c. onions, sliced 6 oz. Allied Angus au Jus Freshly grated mozzarella cheese Sauce Directions: Add herbs de … More


Fiesta Pizza

Ingredients: 6 oz. standard pizza sauce 2 oz. fresh tomatoes, diced Juice from 1 lime 1/2 c. red bell peppers, diced 1/2 c. green peppers, diced 1/2 c. whole kernel sweet corn, drained 6 oz. Allied Chipotle steak freshly grated mozzarella cheese Sauce Directions: Heat standard pizza sauce to boiling. … More


Barbecue Chicken and Avocado Pizza

Makes 6 pizzas Ingredients: Prepared barbecue sauce 3 lb. free-range chicken (diced and marinated in 1 T. garlic, 3/8 c. olive oil and 1.5 tsp. dried tarragon) Prepared garlic sauce 6 prepared pizza dough balls (rolled to 10″ square) 18 oz. spinach, wilted and well-drained 6 c. shredded mozzarella and … More


Black Truffle Pizza

Ingredients: 7.5 oz dough ball (low protein flour, matured for 5 days at 40F, warmed to 74F) 3-4 oz. fresh mozzarella cheese, shredded 20 g. Tartufi Morra Carpaccio di Tartufo 1 oz. Morra Tartufalba Morra Gocce di Tartufo Alfredo Sauce (butter, heavy cream and Parmesan cheese) 2-3 stalks scallions, finely … More


Gluten-free Wild Mushroom and Goat Cheese Pizza

Ingredients: 1/2 c. red onion, sliced in rings 8 to 10 oz. mozzarella 6 oz. goat cheese Wild Mushroom and Spinach blend parbaked crust Directions: Coat crust with extra-virgin olive oil. Add Wild Mushroom and Spinach Blend. Top with mozzarella and red onion. Place goat cheese inside of the onion … More


Sistah Vegan’s Gluten-Free Vegan Fig and Eggplant Pizza

Ingredients: Olive Oil Brown rice flour tortillas (for crust) 2 cremini mushrooms, thinly sliced 7 slices of small long eggplant 1 large fig, thinly slied 1/2 c. chopped spinach Raw Parmesan (sold in stores or make with walnuts and nutritional yeast in food processor, 5:2 ratio) Oregano Garlic Directions: Oil … More