Roasted Vegetable Pizza RecipeRoasting a variety of vegetables adds rich flavour to this pizza. Layers of Mozzarella make this dish a treat for vegetarians and meat lovers alike.
2 tsp olive oil
1 tbsp fresh thyme
1/4 tsp salt
4 garlic cloves, minced
1 red bell pepper, cut into 1/2″ pieces
1 zucchini, cut into 1/4″ slices
1 small yellow squash, cut into 1/4″ slices
1 small Vidalia onion, thinly sliced
2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
Frozen pizza dough, thawed
Step 1: Preheat oven to 425°F.
Step 2: Coat pizza pan or baking stone with 1 tsp of olive oil.
Step 3: Spread out pizza dough on pan or stone and build up edges to form a crust. Bake for 6-7 minutes.
Step 4: Remove crust from oven then preheat oven to 500°F.
Step 5: To roast the vegetables, combine 1 tsp olive oil, thyme, salt, garlic, red pepper, zucchini, squash and onion in a baking dish and bake at 500°F for 7 minutes. Stir the vegetables and bake for another 7 minutes. When done, reduce oven to 425°F.
Step 6: Sprinkle half the cheese over the pizza crust. Spread the vegetables over the cheese and sprinkle with the remaining cheese.
Step 7: Bake at 425°F for 12-15 minutes or until the crust is lightly browned.