Shrimp Pesto Pizza

This combination of shrimp and pesto make for a tasty seafood pizza.

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Servings: 8
Skills: Beginning
Prep Time: 10 min (not including thaw time)
Bake Time: 10-15 min

Ingredients

  1. 8 Rhodes Texas™ Rolls or 12 Rhodes™ Dinner Rolls, thawed and risen
  2. 1/3 cup pesto sauce (recipe below)
  3. 2 cups grated mozzarella cheese
  4. 8 ounces shrimp, cooked and peeled
  5. 1/2 cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes, softened
  6. 1/4 cup minced green onion
  7. 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes

Instructions

Spray counter lightly with non-stick cooking spray. Combine rolls into a ball. Roll into a 16 inch circle. Place on a 15 inch sprayed pizza pan. Poke several times with a fork to prevent bubbles from forming. Bake at 400°F 10 minutes. Remove from oven. Spread with pesto.

Sprinkle with 1-cup cheese. Top with shrimp and tomatoes. Sprinkle with remaining cheese, onion, and pepper flakes. Bake at 400
°F 10-15 minutes.

PESTO:
2 cups lightly packed fresh basil leaves
1/2 cup olive oil
1 cup Parmesan cheese
1 clove garlic, minced

Place all ingredients in blender. Blend until smooth, adding more oil if needed. (If made ahead, cover and chill up to 5 days, or freeze.) Makes 1 1/2 cups.