Artichoke Rosemary Pizza Recipe

Artichoke Rosemary Pizza Recipe

Artichoke Rosemary Pizza Recipe

  • Makes: 4 Servings
  • Ready In: 38 mins
  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 23 mins

A great way to make a quick homemade pizza is to use fresh pizza dough from your local market.  You can  marinate artichoke hearts for three days, or you can

use olive oil flavored with herbs on the pizza dough, then add fresh chopped rosemary and a few dollops of fresh ricotta. Preparing this pizza in the evening is very simple and doable for even the busiest home cook. The longest part  is grating the fontina, which takes all of 2 minutes. Then  just layer on the ingredients, pop it in the oven and go about rounding up the troops for dinner.

    Nutritional Information (per serving)

  • Calories: 479
  • Fat: 25g
  • Protein: 22g
  • Sodium: 689mg
  • Carbohydrates: 39g
  • Fiber: 4g
  • Sugar: 1g

Ingredients:

  1. 1 8oz. ball store-bought pizza dough
    1 9oz. package frozen artichoke hearts, thawed and chopped into bite size pieces
    1 1/2c. freshly grated fontina
    3/4 c. fresh ricotta
    1 t. fresh rosemary, chopped
    2 T. olive oil, or a flavored olive oil of your choice
    cornmeal for baking

Directions:

    1. Preheat oven to 425ºF. Prepare a pizza stone with cornmeal, or rub a 9x13 jelly roll pan with plain olive oil.
    2. Roll out the pizza dough to 1/8" thick on a lightly floured surface. Drizzle plain or flavored olive oil on top of dough. Place on pizza stone or on pan. Bake for... or until bubbles start to form on the surface of the dough. About 8 minutes.
    3. Remove dough from the oven and scatter fontina on top. Then layer on chopped artichoke hearts, chopped rosemary, and dollop the ricotto on randomly by the Tablespoon-full.
    4. Return to oven and bake for 13-15 minutes, or until cheese is melted, crust is golden around the edges and pizza is piping hot. Cut and serve.

Article written by

Kelsey Banfield, The Naptime Chef, believes parents don't have to give up being foodies just because they have kids. Join Kelsey as she shares webisodes, recipes and ideas on how to fit delicious food into everyday family life, without compromising quality or taste. Kelsey is also the author of the cookbook, The Naptime Chef: Fitting Great Food Into Family Life.

 

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