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Saturday, April 28, 2012

Pesto Pizza

Today's recipe is Pesto Pizza. A delicious recipe very easy to prepare!

Difficult: Easy
Preparation Time: 15 min

Ingredients for the pizza:

1 Small Beer
Grated Cheese
Pesto (Pesto Knorr is a good one, if you want to prepare it by yourself here you have also the recipe)

Ingredients for the pesto:
15 gr fresh basil
4 tablespoons pine nuts
30 gr Parmesan cheese
30 gr old cheese
1 garlic clove
8 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 teaspoon of salt


1. To prepare the dought can take a look to the Pizza recipe post

2. To prepare the Pesto. Pesto's Recipe:
  •  Peel the garlic. Put it with the basil, the pine nuts and the salt in an electric grinder until you get a mixture.
  • Put the mixture in a mixer, add some olive oil (8 tablespoons) and mix it. Then add 4 tablespoons of water and mix again
  • Grate the Parmesan and the old cheese and add it to the sauce, mix it all (not in the mixer anymore).
 Now, the Pesto is ready. ;) Let's go for the pizza!
3. Take a tray from the oven,  grease it with olive oil if its possible, if not you can do it with butter . Put the dough on it and add some pesto instead of fried tomato.

4. Add the mozzarella in slices and some grated cheese on top. You can also add some coriander.

5. Pre-heat the oven and after 3-5 minutes put the tray with the pizza in the oven at 200-220ยบ for 8 minutes more or less, take a look to the pizza from time to time.

Enjoy it!