Recipe of the Week: Quinoa Pizza Bites
I mean really, who doesn't love pizza bites? And to think, if only there was a way to make them remotely healthy. Well guess what ... there is! Introducing quinoa pizza bites ... a great way to sneak in your veggies into a delicious and fun appetizer or even as a main dish for lunch or dinner. These power packed little pizza bites are loaded with balanced protein, antioxidant rich veggies, and with a great pizza flavor!
2 cups cooked and cooled cauliflower florets, pureed
1/4 cup white rice flour
2 TB coconut flour
2 TB pizza sauce
2 tsp onion powder
1 1/2 tsp garlic powder
2 tsp Italian seasoning
1 1/2 tsp sea salt
1/2 tsp pepper
Extra pizza sauce for dipping
Optional freshly grated parmesan cheese and/or basil for garnish
Pre-heat the oven to 400 degrees.
Mix all of the ingredients in a small mixing bowl.
Gently roll about 1 inch balls and set them onto a Silpat or parchment paper lined baking sheet.
Bake at 400 degrees for 30 minutes.
Garnish with freshly grated parmesan cheese and basil if you wish and use pizza sauce for dipping!
Recipe from www.superhealthykids.com