Californian Salad Pizza
Fancy something fresh for spring? Try salad on pizza (yup, trust us), with @lupacotta's Californian salad pizza.
With a whipped ricotta base, shredded Provolone cheese, lettuce and shallot, this is the perfect pizza when you fancy something a little lighter. If it contains salad, it's healthy right...?
Pizza dough 250g/ 8.8oz
1oz / 29g hazelnuts
6oz / 170g shredded Provolone
Mix of lettuces like radicchio, , romaine
One sliced shallot
Edible flowers and fresh herbs (optional)
8oz / 225g Ricotta
8oz / 225g Whipping cream
Salt & pepper
RED WINE DRESSING
½ cup Olive oil
½ cup Red wine vinegar
Salt & pepper
Whip the ricotta with cream, olive oil, garlic, salt & pepper. Whip, adding cream and olive oil until it’s a smooth spreadable consistency.
Whisk a salad dressing of olive oil, red wine vinegar, lemon and salt & pepper to taste. Season your salad with dressing and set aside.
Stretch your pizza dough and spread a layer of lemon whipped ricotta, provolone, hazelnuts, and olive oil.
Finish your pizza with parmigiana, seasoned salad greens, shallots, more fresh whipped ricotta, any fresh herbs or edible flowers, a squeeze of lemon, lemon zest and a pinch of finishing salt.
Ines Barlerin Glaser
Ines is an incredible pizza chef based in Venice, California, known for throwing the best pizza parties, catering private events and teaching people how to create pro pies with her pop-up business Lupa Cotta.