Easy Flat Bread Pesto Pizza Recipe

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Flat Bread Pesto Pizza

This easy flat bread pesto pizza recipe uses a quick homemade pesto that gives it a hefty dose of flavor. A little low-fat shredded mozzarella makes it feel indulgent. When choosing flatbread, select a whole wheat variety that is high in fiber and low in sugar. A fresh sliced summer tomato is the perfect addition to make a quick and flavorful meal.

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Easy Flat Bread Pesto Pizza Recipe

Indulge in this quick and easy flat bread pizza that is homemade with wholesome ingredients.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Yield 2 people
Serving Size 1 pita
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Italian, Universal
Author SkinnyMs.


  • 1 cup basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons toasted pine nuts
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1 tablespoon parmesan cheese grated
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 whole-wheat pitas 6 inch or flatbreads
  • 1 heirloom tomato small, sliced
  • 1/2 cup mozzarella low-fat, shredded


  • Preheat a broiler to high heat.
  • Put the basil, pine nuts, garlic, cheese, and salt in a food processor. Pulse until well chopped and then drizzle in the olive oil while the machine is running. Continue processing until smooth.
  • Lay the flat breads on a baking sheet. Divide the pesto mixture between the two flat breads. Top with the tomatoes and cheese, and broil until cheese is melted and lightly browned, about 4-5 minutes. Slice into wedges and serve.

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1pita | Calories: 323kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 32g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Sodium: 405mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 5g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 11
Keywords Budget-Friendly, Kid-Friendly, Quick and Easy, Vegetarian

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