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Quick muffin pizzas

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A super quick tea time treat and one to get the kids helping with the cooking. Kids love these quick pizza muffins!

These mini muffin pizzas topped with pesto tuna, mozzarella and cheddar with a squirt of ketchup take only minutes to make.

Served with baked beans, sweetcorn and tomato wedges these make a great quick and easy tea for a weeknight.

Muffin Pizza Ingredients

  • 4 English muffins
  • 1 large tin tuna
  • 1 heaped tbs pesto
  • 1 ball mozzarella – cut into small cubes
  • 2 handfuls of grated cheddar
  • Tomato ketchup
  • Sweetcorn
  • Baked beans
  • potato wedges
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How To Make Muffin Pizzas

  • Heat the grill to high.
  • Cut each muffin in half and place on the grill pan.
  • Mix the tuna and pesto together in a bowl then divide between the muffins. Scatter the mozzarella and cheddar over the pizzas.
  • Grill for 2-3 minutes until the cheese is melted and browning.

Make Muffin Pizzas Your Way

  • Switch the toppings – try ham & pepper, tomato & cheese, BBQ chicken & corn.
  • Make it wheat free by using potato waffles as a base instead of muffins.

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Yield: Serves 4 kids

Quick muffin pizza

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Super quick and easy kids tea time treat - get the kids to help you cook it!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes

Ingredients

for the pizza

  • 4 English muffins
  • 1 large tin tuna
  • 1 heaped tbs pesto
  • 1 ball mozzarella - cut into small cubes
  • 2 handfuls of grated cheddar

to serve

  • Tomato ketchup
  • Sweetcorn
  • Baked beans
  • potato wedges

Instructions

  1. Heat the grill to high.
  2. Cut each muffin in half and place on the grill pan.
  3. Mix the tuna and pesto together in a bowl then divide between the muffins. Scatter the mozzarella and cheddar over the pizzas.
  4. Grill for 2-3 minutes until the cheese is melted and browning.

Notes

Serve the pizzas with baked beans, sweetcorn and tomato wedges to really pack in the vegetables.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

4

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 410Total Fat: 15gSaturated Fat: 7gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 45mgSodium: 787mgCarbohydrates: 48gFiber: 5gSugar: 7gProtein: 23g

Nutritional content will vary depending on the exact ingredients you use and how careful you are with measuring - this nutritional information is given as a general guide only and may not be accurate - you should always calculate your own nutritional information especially if you have specific dietary requirements.

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