The Cheesy 'Shroom Pizza

Who says you need meat in order to enjoy a hearty pizza? This mushroom and cheese-packed pizza is big on satisfying flavor.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
can (13.8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated classic pizza crust
1
tablespoon olive oil
1/2
clove garlic, finely chopped
1 1/2
cups shredded Gruyère cheese (6 oz)
1/2
cup whole milk ricotta cheese
1
cup sliced fresh shiitake mushrooms
1
cup sliced fresh baby portabella mushrooms
1/2
cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
Fresh basil leaves, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 425°F. Spray 12-inch pizza pan with cooking spray. Unroll dough; place in pan. Starting at center, press out dough to edge of pan.
  • 2 Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in small bowl, beat oil and garlic with whisk. Brush oil mixture on top of partially baked crust. Top with Gruyère cheese. Drop dollops of ricotta cheese by teaspoonfuls on top. Top with mushrooms; sprinkle with the Parmesan cheese.
  • 4 Bake 10 to 12 minutes longer or until cheese is melted and lightly golden brown. Garnish with fresh basil.

Expert Tips

Instead of making this pizza in a round pizza pan, try making it in a square instead. Just unroll the dough and go! Bake time may vary.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
380
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
19%
(Saturated Fat
9g,
9%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
50mg
50%;
Sodium
740mg
740%;
Total Carbohydrate
33g
33%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
1g
1%
),
Protein
19g
19%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
45%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 1 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.