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Grilled Tomato-Eggplant Pizza

Grilled Tomato-Eggplant Pizza

Building a homemade pizza? For a light bite on the deck or patio, grill the toppings and the pizza for fire-roasted flavor! As an easy, savory topper, use canned diced tomatoes, flavored with herbs. Canned tomatoes deliver great year-round flavor as a pizza topper, and their beta-carotene and lycopene deliver more good nutrition!

  • Yield: 0 servings
  • Cook time:15 Minutes
  • Prep time:15 Minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 medium eggplant, cut in 3/4-inch thick slices

Preparation

5 tablespoons olive oil, divided

1/2 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon black pepper

1 pre-baked, whole-wheat pizza crust (10 ounces) or 4 whole-wheat pitas

1 can (8 ounces) diced tomatoes with garlic and basil, drained

1 can (2 1/4 ounces) chopped black olives with jalapeos

1/2 cup shredded mozzarella or crumbled feta cheese, or a combination of both

1/4 cup fresh basil leaves

Grill eggplant over a medium-high fire for about 10 minutes, turning to brown evenly, until soft and cooked through.

Brush pizza crust with 1 tablespoon olive oil. Layer grilled eggplant, tomatoes and black olives over crust. Sprinkle with cheese and basil. Drizzle with 1 tablespoon olive oil. Put pizza on grill; lower lid. Grill until the cheese melts.

Servings: 5

Nutritional Information Per Serving: Calories 330; Total fat 17g; Saturated fat 3g; Cholesterol 2mg; Sodium 680mg; Carbohydrate 39g; Fiber 8g; Protein 10g; Vitamin A 4%DV*; Vitamin C 15%DV; Calcium 10%DV; Iron 15%DV (calculated with undrained tomatoes.)

*Daily Value

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