Cheesy zucchini pizza – eat, live, run

I really like the recipe I have for pizza dough, but since I was at work all day I decided to just pick up some whole wheat dough from Trader Joe’s. Banana bread with cake mix and pudding This stuff is great and only, like, $1.99! If follow my lead and cheat like me, it’s important to take the dough out of the fridge about twenty minutes before you plan to use it so it has some time to warm up.

Zucchini! They’re everywhere! My favorite way to eat zucchini will always be in a sweet bread form, but this pizza is definitely a close second. Banana bread recipes healthy And, let it be noted that for this recipe I actually only ended up using two of the three zucchini you see here.

Work the pizza dough into whatever shape your heart desires.


Banana bread recipe with cake mix Spread the ricotta cheese on top and then top with the zucchini mixture. Banana bread recipe with yellow cake mix Add some pepper flakes if you like spice in your life. Egg free banana bread recipe Reduce oven temperature to 450 and bake pizza for about 12 minutes, or until the crust begins to turn golden and the cheese has started to bubble.

Thank you for sharing this recipe! We have an abundance of zucchini in a garden I’m sharing with a friend. Banana bread buttermilk A friend shared a yummy, yummy recipe for pineapple zucchini bread but I can’t wait to make this pizza. Banana bread recipe gluten free Like you, a bought a hearty basil plant at the store a couple of weeks ago. Bananabread recipes I’m going to add a bit to one side of the pizza. Banana bread recipe food network And maybe tomato? Or should I keep it virgin zucchini?

Looks delicious, but I haven’t seen a zucchini all summer! I have millions of tomatoes though. Banana bread recipe allrecipes If you need to get rid of those, check out my tomato dressing!

thanks! I LOVE the lens. Banana bread crumble I messed around a bunch with those photos, shooting in manual mode with a very low aperture (2.0) and a shutter speed of 1/320. Banana bread crumb cake My kitchen is the size of a linen closet but does have good light at least!

Yep…didn’t even get all the way through this post. Banana bread recipe without butter Wrote down the ingredients and scooted on over to Whole Foods to get stuff to make it. Banana bread recipe coconut oil My zucchini pizza is in the oven riiiight meow and I just cannot wait. Banana bread streusel Thank you, Jenna! (:

Just a note on your recipe – pizza stones do not need to be sprayed with nonstick spray and should be put in the cold oven before turning it on to heat the stone up with the oven. Banana bread recipe with coconut oil If you use a pizza stone, you would dust a rimless baking sheet or pizza peel with cornmeal or flour and slide the uncooked pizza from the sheet or peel to the hot pizza stone.

Reply Janna (janna’s keeping it real) August 6, 2010 at 8:44 pm

I’m so luck that I have a gigundo garden fresh zucchini sitting on my counter just begging to be made into a pizza masterpiece! Thanks!!!!!

I’m starting to wish there was a Trader Joe’s where I live! I love to jog and yoga, and lead a healthy lifestyle so I was super excited to find your blog. Crumb topping for banana bread For a while now I have been on a pescatarian, minimal dairy diet due to digestive disorders the Drs couldn’t figure out until recently (after 4 years) that hopefully, after yesterday’s surgery, will be gone! I am hoping I can make and eat this pizza in the near future! Until then, I’ll be enjoying your blog during my recovery and after. Banana bread with crumb topping Can’t wait until I can get my running shoes back on (I’m at a snail’s walking pace right now), and enjoy this and that divine shrimp recipe from the other day.

I’m never good with recipes that say “cook until done.” They lead panic to creep into my soul…. Flours banana bread recipe LOL

So thanks for sharing a time and temperature and it looks really interesting!

Love how you said if you ask a chef how long it takes to cook something they will say cook it till its done. Banana bread recipe coconut flour I say that all the time – I thought it was a bad habit, but I never really pay attention to how long it takes I just keep an eye on it. Banana bread made with buttermilk I normally just guess at the temp. Banana bread with streusel topping of the oven as well; I just set it to what I think would be right. Cinnamon crumb banana bread That pizza looks really good, I will have to make it next time I get a pizza craving!

seeing the candle in the background reminds me of how I am constantly trying to find a new candle that will really help me get rid of the smell of garlic and spices after I cook. Banana bread recipe martha stewart I have a tiny apartment and sometimes my bath towels smell like garlic! It’s ok now because I can open windows, but in the winter I have to burn a candle constantly.

This is genius! We just got a boatload of zucchini in our CSA and I was running out of ways to use this. Banana bread recipe no butter And on top of this, husband already asked if we could have homemade pizza tonight.

This looks soo good. Banana bread recipe with coconut flour I just made your shrimp pasta for dinner last night, it was DELICIOUS. Flour banana bread recipe Can’t believe how easy it was! My boyfriend couldn’t even speak because he was stuffing his face but I got a big smile and a thumbs up ??

I’m into this! I’ll have to wait to make it until my hubby’s out of town though, since he refuses to eat pizza without red sauce. Banana bread pudding paula deen He’s so limited, geez!

Anyway, love cooking when I’m alone sometimes… great activity, esp. Martha stewart banana bread recipe when wine is involved.

I got 5 HUGE zucchini’s for $1 @ the farmer’s market and just made blueberry zucchini bread w/ this recipe:

http://www.bakingandbooks.com/2009/04/22/spur-of-the-moment-blueberry-zucchini-bread/

It was good but not BAM! Do you have a great one? I still have one HUGE zucc left. Banana bread cooking light Maybe I’ll try your zucc-pizza since we missed pizza-Friday last night. Ingredients for banana nut bread ??

Also, how do you get your TJ’s pizza dough to s-t-r-e-t-c-h? I just use my hands but I LOVE a thicker crust and hate how there crust is more like flat bread. Paleo banana bread recipe with coconut flour AND I always pre-bake for 5 mins @ 450 to avoid the sogginess. Banana bread two bananas Any suggestions?

Reply Sarah (Running to Slow Things Down) August 7, 2010 at 8:10 am

Mmm…totally love zucchini on pizza. Organic banana bread recipe Especially with the ricotta. Banana bread recipe with applesauce It’s like a combination of lasagna and pizza, all in one delicious bite. Almond flour banana bread recipe I’ll bet it would be good with a few diced tomatoes too.

Bookmarked! Zucchini and ricotta together is a dreamy pair, and I love the suggestion to grate the zucchini to add textural interest.

By the way, I’m only a *tiny* bit jealous of your lovely August in California. How long to bake banana bread muffins It’s the indoor season where I live now!

Reply Chelsea @ One Healthy Munchkin August 7, 2010 at 5:00 pm

Yum this looks good! I’ve never tried a pizza with zucchini as the main focus. Strawberry banana bread recipe Usually I just throw the entire contents of my produce drawer on top of my pizzas. Banana bread baked oatmeal ??

I was so inspired by this post that I made it tonight! Unfortunately the store near me does not sell pizza dough so I used your pizza dough recipe. Banana bread yogurt recipe My fiance and I loved it. Banana bread recipe with almond flour Thanks so much for the idea, the leftovers are going to be appetizers for my dinner party tomorrow :).

I made this pizza for dinner tonight – ABSOLUTELY delicious! My husband already told me this is a recipe that I have to make again. Flour bakery banana bread Keep the great recipes coming!

Yummmmmmy! I have a similar recipe I make that is also amazing. Hummingbird bakery banana bread Add pancetta and a little lemon zest to the recipe you have here and then some fresh basil right after it comes out of the oven. Flour bakery banana bread recipe And if you really want to make it sing, a little truffle oil drizzled on top, so delicious!!

Oh my! That pizza looks divine!!! I am so trying this recipe thank you so much for sharing it!!! Your blog is wonderful, the pictures, the way you show each step of the recipe is amazing!!! ??

SO delish, i have been thinking about your pizza since last week and i DREAMED about it last night! finally made it tonight and it rocked our faces off! had to make a run to the kroger for a splash of zin before we ate and it was the perfect dinner, even if we didn’t eat til 830 :o) thanks jenna!

Jenna, I made this for dinner a couple nights ago and just wanted to say thank you for posting the recipe – it was fantastic! Even my veggie-fearing husband loved it and requested more for lunch the next day. Banana bread recipe yogurt I also made your Best Pizza Dough, subbing spelt flour for whole wheat, and it was amazing too! ??

My best friend and I both broke up with our significant others last week. Banana bread recipe with yogurt Tonight, we made this recipe, had a glass of wine, and talked and talked. Sugar free banana bread recipe It was glorious! Thank you – great, great recipe!

I have died and gone to heaven. Healthy banana bread recipe yogurt Seriously. Banana bread recipe with greek yogurt I have made your pizza crust but for convenience tonight I used the basic “light whole wheat” bread from “Artisan Bread in 5 min a day” recipe, which I lopped off the stash in my fridge. Banana bread with sour cream recipe O. Buttermilk banana bread recipe M. Banana bread food network G. Banana bread donuts I don’t use that term very often, but if there was ever a food I wanted to roll around in while sipping red wine, this would be it.

I just made this last night and it was awesome! Used yellow squash which was even better because my little ones did not know there was squash on the pizza. Banana bread recipe using sour cream Eating the leftovers now. Banana bread with sour cream and oil YUM!

This was yum – although I changed it around a lot. Original betty crocker banana bread recipe Instead of zucchini I used broccoli, and blended up some of it with the ricotta and added lemon zest too, then spread it on the base and topped it with whole broccoli florets and cheese. Banana bread 1 egg Was so yum!

Looks awesome, going to pull some dough out of the freezer and make some tonight. 4 ingredient banana bread We make our own dough and freeze it for just such an occasion. Moist banana bread recipe with sour cream My wife and daughter enjoy making pizzas too and we grill them year round here in beautiful northern Michigan.

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