Truffle pizza ideas

Serves 2

 

Directions

  1. Potato, thyme and truffle pizza

    Top homemade or good quality bought pizza bases with thinly sliced potato, thyme and buffalo mozzerella (you can also use tallegio or fresh mozzerella), or omit the cheese altogether.

    Bake pizza, then grate fresh truffle over it just before serving.

  2. Mushroom, tallegio and truffle pizza

    Roast mushrooms and fresh garlic in olive oil then puree. Spread over homemade or good quality bought pizza bases, top with sliced roasted mushrooms and tallegio.

    Bake then grate fresh truffle over pizza and serve with a small amount of fresh rocket.

  3. Three cheese and truffle pizza

    Using homemade or good quality bought pizza bases, spread over tallegio or fontina, buffalo mozzarella or boccocini and pecorino or parmesan. Note: you don’t need too much cheese.

    When pizza is cooked top with freshly shaved truffles.

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