Old Croc Cheddar Half and Half Puff Pastry Pizza

 

Old Croc Cheddar Half and Half Puff Pastry Pizza

Spicy and sweet with a little spice, this easy weeknight pizza is loaded with flavor. Submitted by Emily F., in our Most Aussome Recipe Contest.

Course Appetizer, Main Course, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 4

Ingredients

  • 13.2 ounce package puff pastry on parchment thawed
  • 3/4 cup prepared pizza sauce
  • 2 cloves garlic crushed
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 1/2 cups Old Croc Sharp White Cheddar shredded
  • 3 ounces mini pepperoni slices
  • 2 ounces manzanilla pitted olives sliced in half
  • 3 ounces pancetta sliced very thin
  • 1/3 cup pineapple bits
  • 1/3 cup red onion sliced thin
  • 2 tablespoons chives minced
  • 8 large basil leaves chiffonade
  • Crushed red pepper or Aleppo pepper flakes

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Unroll dough with parchment paper attached directly on sheet pan. Prick thoroughly with a fork and bake 12 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl mix pizza sauce, garlic and oregano then spread evenly over pastry to within 1/2 inch of the edges. Top evenly with cheese. Sprinkle one half with pepperoni and olives and the other half wit pancetta, pineapple and onion. Bake 5-7 minutes until pastry is brown and cheese is melted. Sprinkle chives on pepperoni half and basil on pancetta half. Cut pizza into 8 squares then cut squares on diagonal. Sprinkle with crushed red or Aleppo pepper if desired