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Margherita Pizza Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sandra Dill

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 Tbsp. olive oil
2 cloves garlic, crushed and chopped
1 28 oz. can peeled tomatoes (Progresso), drained and seeded
1/2 tsp. salt
1 13" uncooked dough crust Dough (above)
8 oz. shredded mozzarella cheese
1 tsp. dried basil
extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup fresh shredded parmesan cheese

Directions:
Directions:
Cut tomatoes into chunks and lightly saute in oil with garlic and salt. Drain and set aside.
Brush dough crust with oil. Top with cheese, tomatoes, and basil. Drizzle with oil.
Bake in preheated 500 degrees F oven on pizza stone for 8-10 minutes or until crust is golden brown and cheese is bubbly.
Remove from oven and top with parmesan cheese.
Cool on a wire rack for 2-3 minutes before cutting into wedges and serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2-4

 

 

 

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