Spring Vegetables and Almond Pizza

Print this Recipe

Spring Vegetable and Almond Pizza

Nuts on pizza are not something you’ll come by often, but they add a delightful crunch as well as contributing healthy proteins and oils saving the need for extra meat and cheese.

Ingredients

Recipe Details

  • Yield: 1 large pizza, 8 slices
  1. Preheat oven to 425°F.
  2. Place half the chopped almonds in a blender or coffee grinder, add the oil, lemon juice and mint and process until smooth.
  3. Brush pizza base with olive oil and arrange sliced vegetables over top. Scatter with the goat cheese and reserved almonds. Bake for 10-15 minutes or until crust is golden and nuts are browned.
  4. Serve drizzled with the almond-mint dressing.

Perfect with a dry Riesling such as the Leeuwin Estate from Australia or a Gruner Veltliner from Austria.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>