By: Dairy Farmers of Canada
(POSTED: April 7, 2011)

Bruschetta Pizza

Combine a few ingredients for a perfectly divine pizza that is quick and easy to make. This one is sure to become a family favourite anytime of the week. Buon appetito!




Prep. Time:      8 minutes
Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Yields:             4 Servings





Ingredients:

1-1/2 cups (375 ml) diced fresh tomatoes
1/4 cup (50 ml) chopped onion
2 cloves of garlic, minced
1 tbsp olive oil
1/2 teaspoon ( 3 ml) dried basil
1 12-inch (30 cm) prebaked whole wheat pizza crust
1/2 cup (125 ml) pizza sauce
1-1/2 cups (375 ml) shredded Canadian Mozzarella1/4 cup (50 ml) torn fresh basil leaves




Directions:

-Preheat oven to 400'F (200' C).

-In bowl, combine tomatoes, onion, garlic, olive oil and dried basil. Keep 1/2 cup of the tomato mixture in a bowl apart.

-Spread pizza crust with sauce. Sprinkle tomato mixture over crust and top with Mozzarella cheese.

-Place pizza directly on the middle rack of the oven. Bake about 15 minutes or until crust is golden and cheese is bubbly.

-Remove pizza from oven and sprinkle with basil and the rest of the tomato mixture.





*Recipe Tips:

-Substitute diced regular tomatoes for the plum tomatoes; place in colander to drain excess liquid. Save on preparation time by using minced garlic available in jars.

-Substitute Canadian Friulano cheese for the Mozzarella. Add 1 tsp (5 ml) of green pepper hot sauce to the tomato mixture.






Visit Dairy Farmers of Canada for more great dairy recipe ideas.

  Chicken with Sauteed Mushrooms and Vanilla Chicken
  Lemon Broccoli Chicken Chicken
  Lavender Creme-Caramel Tart Pies & Pastries
  Quick & Easy Cream of Mushroom Soup Soups/Chowders
  Cream of Potato Cheddar Cheese Soup Soups/Chowders
  Tiramisu Italian Favorites
Home  |  About Us  |  Restaurants  |  Recipes  |  Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Newsletters  |  Tickets
Articles  |  Videos  |  Employment  |  Links  |  Advertising  |  Contact  |  Privacy  |  Sitemap
    © 2014 eDining.ca Website design by Cossette East