Recipe

Jack-o'-lantern pumpkin pizza

Thrill the kids this Halloween with these spooky pumpkin pizzas with grinning jack-o'-lantern faces.

  • 15 mins cooking
  • Serves 4
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Ingredients

Jack o' lantern pumpkin pizza
  • 300 gram pumpkin, peeled, seeded, cooked, mashed
  • 4 piece char-grilled capsicum, drained
  • 1 zucchini
  • 4 mini pizza bases
  • 3/4 cup grated tasty cheese

Method

Jack o' lantern pumpkin pizza
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 180ºC. Line an oven tray with baking paper.
  • 2
    Season pumpkin mash to taste and cool.
  • 3
    Cut a mouth shape from each piece of capsicum. Slice one side off zucchini. Cut this piece into 12 small triangles.
  • 4
    Place bases on tray. Spread each with pumpkin mash. Sprinkle each evenly with cheese. Arrange triangles, skin side up, on each to form two eyes and a nose. Place capsicum along the bottom for the mouth.
  • 5
    Bake 10-15 minutes, until golden and crisp. Serve with drink of choice.

Notes

Tip: cook pumpkin in a saucepan of boiling salted water until tender. Wrap reserved remaining zucchini in plastic wrap and chill for another use.

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