Gluten-Free Chicken Pesto Pizza

This pizza made with Pillsbury® Gluten Free pizza crust dough makes a great light supper, or if cut in smaller pieces, a tasty appetizer!

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  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

1
container Pillsbury™ Gluten Free refrigerated pizza crust dough
1/3
cup refrigerated gluten-free basil pesto
1
cup shredded mozzarella cheese or gluten-free Italian cheese blend (4 oz)
1
cup diced cooked chicken
1
large plum (Roma) tomato, thinly sliced
Thinly sliced fresh basil leaves, if desired

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Grease cookie sheet and hands. Press dough into 11-inch round on cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 12 to 14 minutes or until edge is beginning to brown. Spread pesto to within 1/2 inch of edge of crust. Top with 1/2 cup of the cheese, the chicken and tomato; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.
  • 3 Bake 8 to 10 minutes longer or until crust is deep golden brown and cheese is melted. Sprinkle with basil.
  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Grease cookie sheet and hands. Press dough into 11-inch round on cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 12 to 14 minutes or until edge is beginning to brown. Spread pesto to within 1/2 inch of edge of crust. Top with 1/2 cup of the cheese, the chicken and tomato; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.
  • 3 Bake 8 to 10 minutes longer or until crust is deep golden brown and cheese is melted. Sprinkle with basil.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.

You may want to try gluten-free sun-dried tomato pesto instead of the basil pesto for a nice flavor change.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
200
(
Calories from Fat
120),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
14g
14%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
350mg
350%;
Total Carbohydrate
7g
7%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
0g
0%
),
Protein
13g
13%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
20%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 1/2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.