Pizza Caprese (Or Pizza Margherita My Way)

Recipe by Halcyon Eve
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 8
YIELD: 1 pizza
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine chopped tomatoes, basil leaves, olive oil, salt, and pepper in a small bowl.
  • Heat oven to 400* F. Spread dough out into a 12 inch round on a greased pizza pan. Combine olive oil and garlic; brush over crust. Bake at 400* F for about 10 minutes, or until just turning golden.
  • Sprinkle shredded mozzarella over crust.
  • Using a slotted spoon, remove tomato mixture from bowl, reserving liquid. Spread evenly over shredded cheese.
  • Place fresh mozzarella slices over tomato mixture.
  • Drizzle reserved dressing over all.
  • Return to oven and bake at 400* F for 10-12 minutes or until mozzarella is melty with golden brown spots.
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