Candy Striped Beets, Garlic & Onion Pizza

This Recipe from Nutrition for Us features a very healthy pizza filled with garlic, onion, beets and only has 370 calories in it. Its the perfect maintenance food for dieters who wants to try out eating pizza while on the diet regime. 

1 homemade pizza crust ( I love this recipe)
1 cup part-skim mozzarella cheese
1 cup tomato basil marinara
2 medium sized candy striped beets, sliced
8 cloves garlic, peeled
8 small slices white onion
Salt and pepper

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Grease a pizza pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. Roll the dough out into 1/3 inch thickness. Separate into two pieces and roll into medium circles. Cover each circle with ½ cup marinara. Then top each dough with ½ cup shredded mozzarella. Place about 6 – 7 slices of beets on each pizza, along with 4 cloves of garlic and 4 slices of onion. Garnish with a dash of salt and pepper.
  3. Place pizzas on the pizza pan. Bake pizzas for about 12 minutes, or until golden brown, puffy and cheese is melted. Serve immediately.
  4. Nutritional information per 1/2 pie:

Posted by Diane Araga, on July 6, 2013 at 10:00 AM