Pesto Pizza Recipe
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 4 whole garlic cloves
- 1-1/2 cups lightly packed fresh basil leaves
- 1 prebaked 12-inch pizza crust
- Shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, sliced tomato, ripe olives and fresh mushrooms or toppings of your choice
- 1. In a blender, combine oil and garlic; cover and process until smooth. Add basil and blend thoroughly. Spread over crust. Sprinkle with toppings. Bake at 425° for 10 minutes. Yield: 6-8 servings.
1 serving (1 piece) equals 255 calories, 16 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 263 mg sodium, 23 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 6 g protein.
Reviews for Pesto Pizza
"I made this as one of the snacks when I had friends over for a bonfire - got lots of good comments. Delicious!"
"I made and froze this pizza. Then I made it fresh. It was WAY better when the pesto was able to "marinade" in the freezer for a while."
Sweet Red Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.