Pear Gorgonzola and Walnut Pizza

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Pear Gorgonzola and Walnut Pizza

Ingredients

1 Bosc pear
2 Pre-baked pizza crusts, 8-inch
2/3 cup Gorgonzola cheese, crumbled
1/4 cup Walnuts, diced
1/8 teaspoon Black pepper, ground
1/2 teaspoon Thyme leaves, fresh, removed from stem

How to prepare

Preheat oven to 450°F.

Slice pear stem side up into 12 quarter-inch width vertical planks. Cut planks in half lengthwise for a total of 24 slices.

Place pizza crusts on foil-lined baking sheet. Sprinkle 1/3 cup cheese and 2 tablespoons walnuts over each crust. Place 12 pear slices on top of cheese mixture. Sprinkle with pepper.

Bake 12 to 14 minutes until cheese is melted and pears are soft.

Remove from oven and sprinkle with thyme. Cut into 6 slices and serve.

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: 12 minutes
Makes: 12 slices

Nutritional Analysis per Serving (1 slice):

Calories 110 (40% Calories from Fat), 4g Protein, 13g Carbohydrate, 1g Fiber, 5g Fat, 2g Sat. Fat, 0g Trans Fat, 5mg Cholesterol, 220mg Sodium