"A star that carries your name"
March 11th, 2018 | main dishes
Then its name would be Captain’s star. No, it’s a pizza star with bacon, pear and goat camembert. Super easy, super tasty, and if you use a ready pizza dough from the refrigerated section, it’s even a Fast Food.
(As main dish: 3 servings – as a starter: 6-8 servings)
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