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Cheesy Pita Crisps Recipe

Cheesy Pita Crisps Recipe

I first made these golden wedges when my college roommates and I wanted garlic bread but only had pitas on hand. My husband likes this "skinny" version even better than the original! —Christine Mattiko of Dallastown, Pennsylvania
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 whole wheat pita pocket halves
  • 1/4 cup reduced-fat margarine, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese

Directions

  • 1. Split each pita pocket in half. Cut each into two triangles; place split side up on a baking sheet coated with cooking spray.
  • 2. In a bowl, combine the margarine, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and pepper; stir in the Parmesan cheese. Spread over triangles. Sprinkle with mozzarella cheese.
  • 3. Bake at 400° for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

One serving (2 triangles) equals 95 calories, 5 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 264 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat, 1/2 starch.

Reviews for Cheesy Pita Crisps

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MY REVIEW
Reviewed Sep. 25, 2012

"I added a little cayenne pepper too. I spread some spicy 3 pepper hummus on them as a light snack."

MY REVIEW
Reviewed May. 9, 2012

"I make this recipe all the time - it's great with spaghetti dinner - and scales down easily (or up if you're feeding a crowd). All the ingredients are things I have on-hand. Yum!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Sep. 18, 2011

"Very delicious and easy to make!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Dec. 1, 2008

"Awesome! Used garlic salt instead of the powder and omitted the salt...didn't have any mozzarella and it was still yummy!!!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Jun. 14, 2008

"I added this one to my recipe box.    They sound reeeaaallllly good!

 
Thanks."

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Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.