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Quarterly Recipe

Provided by Jessica Cassarino

 

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Grilled Garden Veggie Pizza

Prep/Total Time: 30 min

Makes 6 servings

Ingredients:

1 medium red onion, cut crosswise into 1/2-inch slices

1 large sweet red pepper, halved, stemmed and seeded

1 small zucchini, cut lengthwise into 1/2-inch slices

1 yellow summer squash, cut lengthwise into 1/2-inch slices

2 tablespoons olive oil

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon pepper

1 prebaked 12-inch thin whole wheat pizza crust

3 tablespoons jarred roasted minced garlic

2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, divided

1/3 cup torn fresh basil

Directions:

Brush vegetables with oil; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Grill, covered, over medium heat until tender, 4-5 minutes per side for onion and pepper, 3-4 minutes per side for zucchini and squash.

Separate onion into rings; cut pepper into strips. Spread pizza crust with garlic; sprinkle with 1 cup cheese. Top with grilled vegetables, then remaining cheese.

Grill pizza, covered, over medium heat until bottom is golden brown and cheese is melted, 5-7 minutes. Top with basil.