March 9, 2013

Roasted Chicken, Cilantro and Corn Pizza

Minimalist farm-to-table recipes created with local fresh produce paired with homemade infused oils, dressings, marinades, pestos and sauces.  By eating seasonally, we reap the benefits of good health through nutrition from fresh, unprocessed and sustainable produce.
 

Recipe: Roasted Chicken, Cilantro and Corn Pizza


This recipe features local produce from 9 Bean Rows Farm, Birch Point Farm,
Sugar View Farm and locally produced products from Dennett's Gluten Free, Food for Thought and Farm Country Cheese House.


Ingredients

Gluten-free whole grain pizza crust mix
Farm fresh local roasted chicken
Farm fresh local red onion
Farm fresh local cilantro
Farm fresh local frozen corn kernels
Chives
Farm fresh local corn shoots
Local wild leek marinara sauce
Local monterey jack cheese
Local sharp yellow cheddar


Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare and bake pizza crust per package directions.

Shred one cup
monterey jack cheese, one cup sharp yellow cheese and mix cheese together. Shred one cup roasted chicken. Slice one half cup red onion. Remove one cup cilantro leaves from stem. Mince one tablespoon chives and one tablespoon corn shoots.

Spread one half cup wild leek marinara sauce on baked pizza crust. Top pizza with half the shredded cheese. Add half the cilantro leaves, half the red onions and the remaining shredded cheese. Add roasted chicken, remaining cilantro leaves, remaining red onion and one half cup frozen corn kernels.

Bake pizza for ten minutes, then turn off oven. Remove pizza from oven and sprinkle on chives and corn shoots.  Place pizza in warm oven for an additional three-five minutes. Remove pizza from oven and let set for a few minutes before serving.