Cauliflower, Courgette and Goats’s Cheese Pizza

Gluten free and Vegetarian this pizza is delicious.  Discovered via Domini Kemp’s feature in The Irish Times Magazine she in turn credits her sister-in-law Doris Choi for this amazing recipe from the book ‘The Fresh Energy Cookbook: Detox Recipes to Supercharge your life’ a book co-written with Natalia Rose.
Cauliflower, Courgette and Goat's Cheese Pizza_01_optDetoxing benefits apart this is a very unusual take on a pizza and it’s fun to crumble a head of cauliflower in a food processor and mix it with goat’s cheese thyme and egg to make the very unusual base for the pizza.
Cauliflower Pizza with Bulgar Wheat Salad_01_opt
I served this up with Donal Skehan’s Roast Squash & Bulgur Wheat Salad.  It is delicious so if you’re looking to try something simple and new give it go.  The ingredients/shopping list are listed below and the recipe is available via this The Irish Times Magazine link.
You Will Need (for the base):
1 head cauliflower
200g soft goat’s cheese
1 egg
1 tsp dried thyme
You Will Need (for the sauce):
Olive oil
4 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed
1 onion, peeled and diced
1 red pepper, cored and roughly chopped
Pinch chilli flakes
1 tin tomatoes
1-2 tsp oregano
2 bay leaves
Pinch smoked sweet paprika or cayenne pepper
Salt and pepper
You Will Need (for the topping):
1 courgette
Olive oil
Black pepper
100g goat’s cheese
…….the recipe is available via this The Irish Times Magazine link.
Enjoy, x Sheila

About sheila kiely

irish food blogger & mother of 6, author of 'Gimme the Recipe' published by Mercier Press in 2012. Second cookbook to be published in Spring 2016. Work in admin of our Food Safety Consultancy business - IMS.


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