Naan Margherita Flatbread

What’s Cooking in Gail’s Kitchen? A Burst of Flavor: Naan Margherita Flatbread! Naan is an exotic oven-baked bread that makes the perfect personal size pizza. It can be made from scratch, but today’s version was available at my local supermarket bakery. I was looking for a quick and easy weeknight meal that wouldn’t weigh me down. Add fresh ingredients and you have a healthy choice for dinner. Basil was in abundance in my herb garden, so I decided to utilize it. Yum!

NAAN MARGHERITA FLATBREAD

Ingredients:

One slice of naan bread

1-2 tablespoons olive oil

1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded

2 tablespoons parmesan cheese, grated

8 cherry tomatoes, halved

8-10 basil leaves, whole and cut

1/8 teaspoon oregano

Sea salt to taste

Cracked black pepper to taste

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 400Β°. Spread olive oil on naan flatbread. Layer mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese, tomato halves, and basil leaves. Sprinkle with oregano, salt, and pepper to taste. Bake on a pizza stone sprinkled with corn meal for 15-20 minutes, until cheese is melted.

10 thoughts on “Naan Margherita Flatbread

  1. Living in Great Britain with it’s plethora of Indian restaurants I am no stranger to naan bread. It is cooked on a tandoor oven and usually served as a must-have accompaniment to curries. There are many varieties the most common being chilli, cheese (and chilli), Keema (filled with spiced fine minced lamb), garlic, Peshwari (filled with coconut and almond, sometimes with raisins and a drizzle of honey) and of course good old plain. Love ’em all!

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