Quick Margherita Skinny Pizza

Quick Skinny Margherita Pizza

From wlr's book Build-Your-Own Delish Diet Plan

A twist on classic margherita pizza - this tasty and light recipe uses French stick and reduced fat mozzarella - keeping it under 300 calories.

  • Recipe makes: 1 serving
  • Prep time:
    10 mins
  • Cook time: 5 mins
  • Calories: 300
    per serving


  • 60g French stick
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • ¼ tsp mixed herbs
  • ½ ball reduced fat mozzarella (62.5g)
  • 4 cherry tomatoes
  • 50g mixed green salad leaves
  • 25g cucumber, sliced
  • Basil leaves, fresh
  • 1 Tsp low fat Italian dressing


  1. Cut the French stick in half and spread with the tomato puree.
  2. Sprinkle on the herbs and top with the thinly sliced mozzarella and halved tomatoes.
  3. Grill until lightly browned and bubbling.
  4. While the pizza is grilling, slice the cucumber, finely chop a few small basil leaves and toss with the dressing and mixed salad leaves.
  5. Serve the pizza piping hot with some torn fresh basil leaves sprinkled over, alongside the salad.
Nutrition information per serving
Calories (kcal)300
Carbohydrate (g)38.1
Fat (g)7.4
Protein (g)20.3
Fibre (g)2.7
Alcohol (g)0.0
Fruit & Veg2.0

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