Margherita Tortilla Pizzas

Serving Size: 8
Total Time:

Ingredients

  • 4 10-inch flour tortillas
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • 0.25 cup freshly grated Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese
  • 4 medium tomatoes, 2 pound
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 Pound fresh mozzarella, preferably buffalo shredded 4 cup
  • 1 cup finely shredded basil leaves

Directions

1. Set a pizza stone in the oven and preheat the oven to 500°, allowing at least 45 minutes for the stone to heat.

2. Brush both sides of one tortilla with olive oil. Place the tortilla on a lightly floured pizza peel and sprinkle with 1 tablespoon of the Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese. Thinly slice 1 tomato; arrange on the tortilla. Season with salt and pepper and top with 1 cup of the mozzarella. Drizzle lightly with olive oil.

3. Slide the tortilla onto the hot pizza stone and bake for about 8 minutes, until the pizza is crisp on the bottom and the cheese is bubbling. Garnish with 1/4 cup of the shredded basil, cut the pizza into 8 wedges and serve. Repeat with the remaining tortillas, tomatoes, cheeses and basil.