Barbecued Chicken Pizza
A boxed crust mix and cooked chicken make this flavorful pizza a cinch to prepare. "It bakes up fast and is a wonderful way to please pizza lovers," says Autumn Ruhl of Montgomery, Michigan. TIP: "We like a dark molasses-based barbecue sauce and sometimes use refrigerated dough instead of the boxed mix," Autumn adds.
4-6 ServingsPrep: 25 min. Bake: 20 min.
- 1 medium onion, halved and thinly sliced
- 1 small green pepper, julienned
- 1 small sweet red pepper, julienned
- 2 tablespoons canola oil
- 1 package (6-1/2 ounces) pizza crust mix
- 1 cup barbecue sauce
- 2 cups shredded cooked chicken
- 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
- In a large skillet, saute onion and peppers in oil until tender; set
- aside. Prepare pizza dough according to package directions. Press
- onto a greased 12-in. pizza pan. Spread barbecue sauce to within 1
- in. of edges.
- Layer with the chicken, onion mixture and cheese. Bake at 450°
- for 18-22 minutes or until cheese is melted and crust is golden
- brown. Yield: 4-6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 slice) equals 417 calories, 20 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 82 mg cholesterol, 775 mg sodium, 32 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 26 g protein.
Wine: Sweet White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.