Make these delicious Pitta Pizzas - a recipe children will love

Published Sunday, May 11 2014, 10:20 BST  |  By  |  1 comment
Next time you need a quick snack, why not try out these really easy pitta pizzas? They are so simple to make and a great quick bite to eat when you're feeling peckish.

While this particular recipe uses cheese, tomatoes and herbs, you can add on whatever toppings you fancy. Let your kids make their own for a fun-filled activity…

Pizza pitta

© British Cheese Board


  • 4 wholemeal pittas
  • 4 teaspoons tomato puree
  • 80g mature Cheddar cheese, grated
  • 4 tomatoes, sliced
  • 2 teaspoons dried mixed Italian herbs
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Basil or rocket leaves, to serve


1 Preheat the grill. Arrange the pittas on a baking sheet and spread the surface of each one with 1 teaspoon of tomato puree, then share some of the cheese between them.

2 Arrange the tomatoes on top and sprinkle with the herbs and remaining cheese – season with black pepper.

3 Grill for 4-5 minutes until the cheese melts and bubbles. Scatter with a few basil or rocket leaves before serving.

Prep Time

5 minutes

Cook Time

5 minutes

Nutrition Information

Serves 4

Recipe courtesy of British Cheese Board.

Try making one of these other yummy snacks:
Low Fat Blueberry & Banana Muffins
Mini Chicken & Pickled Onion Pies
Savoury Cupcakes
Apple & Chicken Quesadillas
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