Grilled White Pizza with Bacon and Basil

SERVINGS

6

PREP TIME

15 min

TOTAL TIME

25 min

GLUTEN FREE

NO



This simple white pizza recipe is made on the grill and topped with mozzarella, ricotta and lots of Jones bacon.


 Enjoy these main ingredient substitutions:

Dry Aged Cherrywood Smoked Bacon Slices

ingredients
4 ounces Jones Dairy Farm Dry Aged Bacon
1 pound pizza dough
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
4 ounces mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/2 cup ricotta cheese
Handful of fresh basil leaves, torn
DIRECTIONS
Dice bacon into 1/4-inch pieces. Heat large skillet over medium-high heat; add bacon and cook until crisp. Drain on paper-towel lined plate.

Heat grill to medium heat. (With lid closed, temperature should be about 400°F.) Grease grates well.

Spray piece of foil with nonstick cooking spray. Roll pizza dough out on top of foil. Use foil and carefully flip the dough over onto grill, removing foil. Close lid and grill until bottom of crust is browned and lightly charred, about 3-5 minutes. Using tongs or spatula, flip crust over. Drizzle olive oil over crust and layer mozzarella cheese, ricotta cheese, bacon and basil leaves. Close grill and continue to cook until cheese is melted, another 3-4 minutes.

Carefully remove from grill and let sit for a couple minutes before slicing and serving.

Ingredients

Directions

4 ounces Jones Dairy Farm Dry Aged Bacon
1 pound pizza dough
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
4 ounces mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/2 cup ricotta cheese
Handful of fresh basil leaves, torn
Dice bacon into 1/4-inch pieces. Heat large skillet over medium-high heat; add bacon and cook until crisp. Drain on paper-towel lined plate.

Heat grill to medium heat. (With lid closed, temperature should be about 400°F.) Grease grates well.

Spray piece of foil with nonstick cooking spray. Roll pizza dough out on top of foil. Use foil and carefully flip the dough over onto grill, removing foil. Close lid and grill until bottom of crust is browned and lightly charred, about 3-5 minutes. Using tongs or spatula, flip crust over. Drizzle olive oil over crust and layer mozzarella cheese, ricotta cheese, bacon and basil leaves. Close grill and continue to cook until cheese is melted, another 3-4 minutes.

Carefully remove from grill and let sit for a couple minutes before slicing and serving.