Portabella 'pizzas'

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by LilPinkieJ

For hors d'ouevres (serves 4), cut the portobellos in half. To serve this as a meal (serves 2), leave the pizzas whole.

Top Review by Chef Shadows

Wonderfull recipe! Only change I would nmake is the addition of some cayenne pepper or tabasco sauce. I like the use of whole tomato in this recipe instead of a jarred sauce! I will play with different types of cheese in the future for varioty. Wonderfull dish! Thanks! Edit 5/5/09: Made this using Recipe #233811 for the cheese...you have to try this!!! Takes it to a new level!

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F Lightly spray baking sheet with cooking spray.
  2. Wipe the portobellos with a damp paper towel, but do not rinse under water. Spray each with cooking spray and place on baking sheet.
  3. Bake for 10 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, cut the tomato into eigths. Cut the basil into thin strips (chiffonade).
  5. Remove from portobellos from the oven and top each with the cheese, tomato wedges, basil, and pine nuts.
  6. Return to oven and bake for an additional 5 minutes, until the cheese melts slightly. Serve immediately.

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