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White Pizza with Garlic Pizza Sauce.
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White Pizza with Garlic Pizza Sauce


Course Main Dish
Cuisine American, Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 11 minutes
Total Time 21 minutes
1 pizza
Learn how to make delicious white pizza with garlic pizza sauce. This gourmet pizza is easy to make and the perfect cheese pizza!

Equipment

  • small saucepan
  • whisk
  • pizza pan or baking sheet

Ingredients
  

Garlic Pizza Sauce Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp butter unsalted
  • 2 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • cup whole milk
  • ¼ tsp sea salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • 3 cloves of garlic very finely chopped (3 tsps of jarred minced garlic)
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese freshly grated

Pizza Ingredients:

  • 1 pizza crust homemade or store bought
  • 8 oz low moisture mozzarella cheese grated
  • ½ cup parmesan garlic sauce (recipe above)
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese grated
  • ½ tsp Italian seasoning
  • 1 tsp olive oil

Garnish:

  • 2 tbsp fresh basil chiffonade

Instructions

Garlic Pizza Sauce Instructions:

  • In a small saucepan over medium heat, melt butter.
  • Whisk in flour. Continue whisking for about 2 minutes. Do not brown.
    Flour and butter whisked to make a roux.
  • Slowly whisk in milk. Whisk continually until the mixture is smooth, thick and bubbly, about 3-5 minutes.
    Cream added to roux.
  • Add ¼ teaspoon sea salt, ¼ teaspoon black pepper and 3 cloves of finely chopped garlic. Whisk to combine.
    Seasonings poured into pot.
  • Add parmesan cheese. Whisk until just melted. Remove from heat.
    Cheese on top of cream in pot.
  • Allow to cool before using or cover and refrigerate for up to 5 days.
    whisking garlic parmesan sauce in pot.

Pizza Instructions:

  • Preheat the oven to 450ºF.
  • Roll out your crust on a 12-14" pizza pan.
    rolled out pizza crust
  • Brush the crust with olive oil. Sprinkle on the Italian seasoning.
    Oil and spices on pizza dough.
  • Spread garlic sauce around the crust.
    Garlic pizza sauce on pizza.
  • Add mozzarella and parmesan cheeses.
    Uncooked white pizza.
  • Bake for 10-12 minutes, or util the crust is cooked and the cheeses are melted.
    cooked white pizza
  • Garnish with basil.
    Sliced white pizza.

Notes

  • You can use a rectangular baking sheet as well. Cut the slices into squares or long rectangles like breadsticks.
  • Serve with a side salad or roasted vegetables.

Nutrition

Calories: 2485kcal | Carbohydrates: 239g | Protein: 125g | Fat: 113g | Saturated Fat: 61g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 8g | Monounsaturated Fat: 25g | Cholesterol: 303mg | Sodium: 6051mg | Potassium: 890mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 2538IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 2978mg | Iron: 13mg

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