Speedy cheat’s pizza

  • 4

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  • White or wholemeal bagels 4
  • Tin tomatoes 1x400g
  • Extra virgin olive oil a splash
  • Dried oregano 1 tsp
  • Variety of toppings mushrooms, onions, leftover cooked meat
  • Mozzarella 100g


  • Step 1

    Turn on the grill to 180°C/gas 4. Slice the bagels in half, horizontally.

  • Step 2

    Place them on a baking tray, cut side up, and place under the grill for 5 minutes.

  • Step 3

    Blend the tomatoes with the oregano and a splash of olive oil.

  • Step 4

    Spread a thin layer of tomato sauce over the toasted bagels.

  • Step 5

    Top with cheese and your desired toppings. Grill for 2–3 minutes, or until the cheese is golden brown.

  • Step 6

    Sprinkle the top with a little salt (for toddlers and adults).

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