Halftime Pita Pizzas

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

Hot, cheesy pizza just in time for the second half of the game


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Serves:

4 Servings

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Broil

Ingredients

1 tsp
olive oil
1 small
onion, cut into thin strips
2 clove
garlic, minced
2 small
green bell peppers, cut into thin 1- inch strips
1 tsp
basil, crushed
1/4 tsp
thyme
1/4 tsp
red pepper flakes
4 large
plum tomatoes, thinly sliced
2
(6- inch) pita breads, split horizontally
2 c
(8 ounces) shredded mozzarella cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Add oil to large skillet and heat to medium. Cook onion and garlic in skillet for 2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
2
Add pepper strips; cook 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender, stirring occasionally; stir in basil, thyme and red pepper flakes.
3
Layer tomatoes evenly over pita rounds; top with warm vegetable mixture. Sprinkle evenly with cheese.
4
Broil 5 to 6 inches from heat source 1 minute or just until cheese is melted.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pizza
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids