Broccoli, Spinach and a Rainbow of Pepper Tartatta

Broccoli, Spinach and a Rainbow of Pepper Tartatta
  • 4 servings
  • 0:25 Preparation
  • 0:25 Cooking
  • 0:50 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 6 oz
    (180 g)

    oven-ready pizza dough, homemade or commercial

  • 3 1/2 oz
    (100 g)

    white or red Quebec onion, cut in very thin strips

  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)

    butter

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    broccoli florets

  • 170 cup
    (2/3 mL)

    whipping cream

  • salt and pepper

  • 3 1/2 oz
    (100 g)

    parmesan

  • 6 oz
    (180 g)

    fresh spinach or baby spinach, stemmed and shredded

  • 2

    medium eggs, lightly beaten

  • 0.333

    yellow pepper, cut in thin strips

  • 0.333

    red pepper, cut in thin strips

  • 0.333

    green pepper, cut in thin strips

  • olive oil, as needed

  • Fresh basil leaves, shredded

Preparation

Preheat oven to 220 °C (425 °F). Lay dough in a pizza pan or large ovenproof plate.

In a skillet, cook onion in butter until soft, and transfer to paper towels.

In a pot of boiling salted water, blanch broccoli. Drain.

Pour cream into skillet, add salt, pepper and Parmesan, simmer and reduce by half. Add spinach and reduce again until thick and creamy. Turn burner off, and stir in eggs.

Spread creamed spinach over pizza dough. Arrange peppers, onions and broccoli florets over top. Bake 15 min.

Remove from oven, brush with quality olive and sprinkle with shredded basil.

This recipe is taken from Menu, Plaisirs maraîchers, the magazine put out by the http://www.ajmquebec.com Quebec Produce Growers Association and produced by http://www.upperkut.com/upperkut_intro.html Upperkut. Photographs by http://www.levacphoto.com Benoît Levac.

Source: Ass. des Jardiniers-Maraîchers du Québec

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