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Lisle, Suburbs
1970 University Ln
At Varsity Dr
Lisle, Illinois 60532
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 16

What you'll learn in this pizza making class:

Part of our mission at NAPCA is showing the world the different styles of Italian and American pizzas one pie at a time. This class will focus on traditional New York Pizza. This hands-on class geared for home pizza-makers. You’ll have a chance to see the difference between using a traditional cooking methods. In this case it is a deck oven and what measures you can take to make this in your home oven.

We’ll talk equipment you’ll need, from your flour and tomato source, dough-making, an emphasis on shaping and hand-stretching, sauce and toppings (vegetarians and omnivores), baking and using a traditional wood-fired oven, and home oven.


  • Traditional Hand Tossed NY style pizza
  • Build your own

What To Expect: Hands On Pizza Class

  • You will work as a socially-distanced group, learning to make dough from scratch and by hand in a fun, hands-on environment led by our Pizzaiolo.
  • Work from a classic recipe for authentic New York pizza.
  • We will move from our classroom kitchen to the oven room to stretch dough by hand – top and learn to use pizza peels
  • Classes are roughly 2 1/2 hours, unless otherwise noted above, and each student will enjoy a full meal of what you created in class
  • Wine, beer and Soft drinks are for sale (sorry, no BYOB)

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Refund Policy

We require that you cancel at least 48 hours before a scheduled class. If you have to cancel your class, we will offer you a credit to your account if you cancel after the 48 hours, but do not offer refunds. You may use these credits towards any future class. However, if you do not cancel prior to the 48 hours, you will lose the payment for the class.

We do our best to communicate to you during inclement weather. In the event we cancel a class for inclement weather - a full refund will be given.

If you are unable to attend, you can send someone else to attend in your place. Changes and cancellations may be made through emailing [email protected]


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New York Pizza @ Home
Reviewed by Anonymous on 1/29/2020
Highly recommend this class. I learned so many useful tips, from creating the dough to crafting the pizza. The instructor was engaging and answered everyone’s questions. This was an informative and fun evening. I would like to take additional classes here.
New York Pizza @ Home
Reviewed by Sameer A. on 3/28/2021
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