Barbecue or Oven Baked Pizza Bread

Recipe by foodtvfan
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 10-12
YIELD: 1 loaf
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • FOR THE OVEN:
  • Cut the loaf of French bread in half lengthwise. Place both halves on a greased baking sheet.
  • Combine uncooked beef, tomato paste, sugar, olives, Parmesan cheese, chives, salt, oregano and pepper.
  • Spread mixture to the edges of the cut surfaces of the bread.
  • Bake uncovered in preheated 350 degree Fahrenheit oven for 25 minutes or until meat is well done.
  • Top with mozzarella or cheddar cheese; return to oven for 5 minutes or until cheese melts.
  • Cut into thick slices to serve.
  • FOR THE BARBECUE:
  • Precook the hamburger; drain excess grease. Combine cooked meat with the remaining ingredients, including grated cheese.
  • Spread the cooked meat mixture over the cut surfaces of the bread.
  • Wrap each half in heavy-duty foil and heat until warm and cheeses are melted.
  • Cut into thick slices to serve.
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