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Try This Next Time You Are Making Pizzas :)


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okay so we all love pizza and especially home made ones but sometimes we want a light pizza without the heavy base. I suggest an alternative, a zucchini crusted pizza base. Here is the recipe: 2 cups grated zucchini
2 eggs, beaten
1/4 cup flour
1/2 cup mozzarella cheese, grated
1/2 cup parmesan cheese, grated
1 pinch basil or 1 pinch marjoram or 1 pinch rosemary (optional)
2 tablespoons olive oil
YUM! great way to cut down carbs

- Submitted by DIETGIRL1990 12/8/2010 in Healthy Eating | 5 Comments
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DIETGIRL1990 12/8/2010 7:39:00 AM

    1 Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. 2 Generously oil a 10 inch pie pan and coat lightly with flour. 3 Combine zucchini, eggs, flour, mozzarella, parmesan, herbs and 1 T olive oil in a bowl and mix well. 4 Spread into the prepared pan and bake for 35-40 minues or until golden brown. 5 About halfway through the baking, brush with the remaining tablespoon of olive oil[optional]. 6 Remove from oven. 7 When it has cooled for about 10 minues, use a spatula to loosen the crust from the pan so it won't break later. 8 Top with your favourite pizza items and bake at 400 F until heated through.
1CRAZYDOG 6/16/2011 10:24:00 AM

    Can't wait to try this! Could you share the nutrition information??
DEBBLO 12/8/2010 10:33:00 AM

    This sounds good. I may try it too!
LADYV1781 12/8/2010 10:30:00 AM

    I'll be trying this tonight!
CATMARIE1960 12/8/2010 8:03:00 AM

    Love pizza and love zucchini, cannot wait to try this!

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