Monday, October 4, 2010

Crusty Pizza Muffins

Everytime i think of doing something special and quick , I think I must try something new and innovative:).....I came up with this amazing snack which was a instant hit in our house especially with my kid :)....he just loved the look of it and taste too :)

Ingredients

7-8 Slices of white bread

4-5 Mushrooms sliced

1/4 cup capsicum chopped

1/4 cup onion chopped

Few Jalopenoes chopped

1 cup grated mozzarella cheese

Butter for greasing

For the Sauce

2 Tomato chopped

2 tbsp tomato sauce

1 onion chopped

1 tsp garlic paste

1/2 tsp red chilli powder

salt to taste 

2 tsp oil
 
For the sauce
  • Heat oil in a pan, add garlic paste and fry for a minute
  • Add red chilli powder,onion and fry till transparent
  • Then add tomatoes and tomato sauce and fry well till tomatoes gets mashed properly
  • Add 3/4th cup water and let it cook till semi thick consistency and then add salt, keep this aside
For the pizza muffins
  • Take each slice of bread and  Press and roll it with the help of a rolling pin and arrange in a Greased muffin tray and bake for 10 mins in pre heated oven 180'c  till crisp.
  • Put 1-2 tsp of sauce in each and top it up with
  • capsicum,onion,mushrooms,jalapeno & lastly with cheese 
  • Brush butter or oil at the edges of the bread and bake it in a preheated oven at 180 C for 10 mins till crisp and cheese melts and then serve hot