CHEESY GARLIC PIZZA

Recipe by: Food & Home Entertaining

We don’t mean to be cheesy, but this cheesy garlic pizza stole a pizza our hearts! We’ve made own home-made pizza dough, but you can also use store-bought pizza dough from your local supermarket.

This pizza is perfect for family dinner or a quick starter for when you are entertaining friends.

INGREDIENTS

  • 80ml olive oil (You can use Willow Creek Garlic Flavoured EVOO)
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1 quantity basic pizza dough (you can buy this from your local supermarket or make your own batch – recipe above)
  • olive oil, for brushing (You can use the Willow Creek Garlic  or the Parmesan Flavoured EVOO)
  • 250ml (1 cup) Parmesan, freshly grated, plus extra shavings to serve
  • 250ml (1 cup) mozzarella, grated
  • 125ml (½ cup) fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped, to serve

INSTRUCTIONS

1. Preheat the oven to 220ºC. Place 2 trays in the oven to heat for 5 – 10 minutes.
2. To make the garlic oil, place the oil and garlic in a bowl and whisk until well combined. Set aside.
3. Divide the dough into 12 balls and roll out on a lightly floured surface to 10cm x 30cm ovals.
4. Brush the hot trays with oil and place a pizza base on each tray. Brush thebases with the garlic oil and top with the Parmesan and mozzarella.
5. Bake in batches of 2 until the topping is golden and the base is crispy, for about 8 – 10 minutes. Top with the parsley and extra Parmesan to serve.
Recipe: https://www.foodandhome.co.za/recipes/cheesy-garlic-pizza