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from [psfreeman]

Asparagus Puff Pizza

This homemade pizza, reliant on a prebaked crust, can be prepared in less time than it takes to bake a frozen one. For extra flavor, season the asparagus with garlic salt, basil and thyme. From Norma Shouse: Zephyrhills, Florida. Recipe published in Quick Cooking March/April 2001.

  • Yield: 8 servings
  • Prep time:15 Minutes
  • Cook time:15 Minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 pound(s) fresh asparagus, cut into 2-inch pieces
  • 1 12-inch prebaked pizza crust
  • 1/2 cup(s) mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoon(s) grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) ground mustard
  • 3 egg whites

Preparation

• Place asparagus in a steamer basket over 1 in. of boiling water in a saucepan; cover and steam until crisp-tender, about 4 minutes. Drain on paper towel.

• Place crust on an ungreased 12-in. pizza pan; arrange asparagus on top. In a bowl, combine the mayonnaise, cheese and mustard; mix well. In a small bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. Fold into mayonnaise mixture; spread over asparagus.

• Bake at 450° for 12-13 minutes or until golden brown. Cut into wedges; serve warm. Refrigerate leftovers.

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