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Grilled Summer Vegetable Pizza

Grilled Summer Vegetable Pizza

There’s always an abundance of veggies like tomatoes, zucchini and mushrooms during the summer. For the pizza recipe, we grill the veggies first to give them a delicious flavor then add to our pizza along with fresh mozzarella for a meal the whole family loves. Have different veggies on hand? This pizza is customizable to your favorite toppings!

Grilled Summer Vegetable Pizza

Grilled Summer Vegetable Pizza

There’s always an abundance of veggies like tomatoes, zucchini and mushrooms during the summer. For the pizza recipe, we grill the veggies first to give them a delicious flavor then add to our pizza along with fresh mozzarella for a meal the whole family loves.

Yield: 4 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 plum tomatoes, sliced
  • 1/2 small RealSweet® Vidalia® onion, sliced
  • 1/2 zucchini, sliced
  • 1 large portabella mushroom, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 (12-inch) premade whole wheat pizza crust
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 (4 oz.) part-skim mozzarella ball, sliced

Instructions

  1. Preheat grill to medium heat.
  2. Toss tomatoes, onions, zucchini and mushrooms with ½ Tbsp. oil, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper. Grill 10-15 minutes on preheated grill, or until tender. Remove from grill. (You can use a grill mat or aluminum foil on grill for easier grilling.)
  3. Coat pizza crust with remaining ½ Tbsp. oil. Add garlic, vegetables and cheese. Place pizza on grill, close lid and grill 5-7 minutes, or until crust is crisp and cheese is melted.

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Trish James

About the Author

Trish James

Trish is a grocery industry veteran of 15 years, specifically in the produce industry for nine, working alongside health-conscious brands. Trish is the mom of two very active boys and passionate about helping others, especially in her community, which is why she appreciates the work we do at Produce for Kids. She can be found volunteering weekly at her local food bank. Trish loves providing useful, relevant, and realistic resources to Produce for Kids followers – no parent-shaming, just inspiring new habits and celebrating wins. Find her regular contributions on the Produce for Kids Blog.

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