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Pear and Prosciutto Pizza with Parmesan and Arugula Pesto

Dairy Farmers of Canada
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About 1 dozen thin mini-burger buns, opened
3 oz (90 g) shaved Canadian Parmesan, divided
2 fresh pears or preserved, thinly sliced
3 oz (90 g) prosciutto, thinly sliced
Pepper

Arugula pesto:
2-3 cloves garlic
1/4 cup (60 mL) almonds
4 cups (1 L) young arugula leaves
1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil
Pepper

Yields: 24 servings

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/cheese/canadian-cheese/recipes/pear-and-prosciutto-pizza-with-parmesan-and-arugula-pesto?source=calendar
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  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 30 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 24 servings
  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 30 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 24 servings

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Ingredients

About 1 dozen thin mini-burger buns, opened
3 oz (90 g) shaved Canadian Parmesan, divided
2 fresh pears or 
preserved, thinly sliced
3 oz (90 g) prosciutto, thinly sliced
Pepper

Arugula pesto:
2-3 cloves garlic
1/4 cup (60 mL) almonds
4 cups (1 L) young arugula leaves
1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil
Pepper

Preparation

Using a food processor, chop the garlic and the almonds.

Add the arugula and finely chop. Gradually pour in the oil, then add pepper.

Preheat oven to 450oF (230oC).

Top each half-bun with a spoonful of pesto, then place on a parchment-covered baking sheet.

Add half the Parmesan, the pears and prosciutto.

Garnish with the remaining Parmesan, add pepper to taste, and cook 5 minutes.

Serve with an aperitif.

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Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 105 Calories
Protein: 4 g
Carbohydrate: 10 g
Fat: 5 g
Fibre: 1 g
Sodium: 200 mg
Vitamin B12: 6 %

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 7 % / 73 mg
Selenium: 10 %
Folate: 10 %
Vitamin E: 8 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

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