Monday, August 18, 2014

Pesto Pizza Sticks/Coriander Almond Pesto Cheesy Pizza Sticks

After an addictive pizza pinwheels, today's post is all about one of our another favourite, pizza sticks. Pizza sticks can be prepared easily at home with a simple dough prepared either with baking powder,baking soda combination or else with a yeasted dough. However i prepared this pizza sticks with the leftover pizza dough which i keep aside after having pizza during our weekend. I finished that leftover pizza dough as this beautiful, cheesy and very aromatic sticks with homemade pesto prepared with coriander leaves and almonds. This aromatic pesto works wonder in this bread sticks, trust me these pesto pizza sticks are dangerously addictive and one cant stop munching them, the melted cheese with this aromatic pesto takes this easy breezy pizza sticks to an another level, yes the warm pizza sticks tastes absolutely delicious and kids will go crazy if they see this beauties.

Coriander pesto pizza sticks, pesto pizza sticks

If you dont have pesto sauce, just stick with the usual pizza sauce for making this pizza sticks. I have added few chopped bellpeppers and tomatoes to this pesto sticks as i want make more colourful. You can add any herbs to give more aroma but i skipped adding herbs since i used pesto here. Obviously you can mix and match the toppings in this pizza sticks as you desire. This pesto pizza sticks goes to this week's blogging marathon as i picked pizza snacks as theme.Check out the Blogging Marathon page for the other Blogging Marathoners doing BM#43.

Coriander Almond pesto pizza sticks,pesto pizza sticks

3tbsp Coriander Almond Pesto
1no Storebought pizza crust/homemade crust
1/2cup Chopped tomatoes & bellpeppers
1/2cup Grated cheese


Preheat the oven to 375F.

Roll the pizza crust very thinly, transfer it to a baking sheet lined over a baking tray.

Spread the pesto generously, top it with chopped tomatoes, chopped bellpeppers.

Sprinkle the grated cheese generously and cut it as shown in the picture.

Bake for 15-20minutes until the crust turns golden brown.

Enjoy warm.

30 comments:

VidyaLakshmi Chandrahas said... Reply To This Comment

Those sticks looks really delicious.

Veena Theagarajan said... Reply To This Comment

looks so perfect. Kids will love this snack for sure

Eliza Lincy said... Reply To This Comment

Pesto pizza sticks looks delicious. Cant resist my mouth drooling over those yummy sticks

Ramya Venkateswaran said... Reply To This Comment

wow please pass me some:)

Vrinda said... Reply To This Comment

Gr8 recipe for Pizza lovers with tons of flavors...

Varadas Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Nice variation. Pizza sticks look great!

Linsy Patel said... Reply To This Comment

lovely baked pesto sticks.

Vikis Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

very creative way to use the leftover pizza dough. Looks very delicious dear.

Julie said... Reply To This Comment

beautiful ones..flavorful as well,I would finish the platter dear :)

Priyas Feast said... Reply To This Comment

Wow..the pizza sticks are innovative.I like the pesto base.

Gloria said... Reply To This Comment

Looks truly addictive.. Very tempting pizza sticks..

Razina Javed said... Reply To This Comment

wow so creative!!!

Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj said... Reply To This Comment

wow yummy and creative aks... Love it...

~ Inco said... Reply To This Comment

Buonissima..che voglia di prenderne una fetta.
Buona serata:))

fimère .b said... Reply To This Comment

j'aime bien en bâtonnets ça a l'air délicieux bravo
bonne soirée

Angie Schneider said... Reply To This Comment

I like to use pesto sauce on my pizza too. These sticks look very delicious, Priya.

Srividhya said... Reply To This Comment

delicious sticks :-)

Recipe world said... Reply To This Comment

Simple yet delicious Pizza Sticks! Lovely preparation dear..

Sona S said... Reply To This Comment

Ahhh these pesto pizza sticks look so tempting and delicious..

Kalpana Sareesh said... Reply To This Comment

truly yummm

Shazzy Karim said... Reply To This Comment

Another delicious pizza! You're killing me with all this awesome recipes!

Sona - quick picks/pick quicks said... Reply To This Comment

by default..it was always the "red" coloured sauce that went in to the pizzas. and this is a "variety" !!! looks soo tempting

Saraswathi Tharagaram said... Reply To This Comment

Damm good pizza..Love to grab some...

Hema said... Reply To This Comment

Simply too good Priya, can imagine the flavors there..

Srivalli said... Reply To This Comment

What a lovely snack Priya..even I had these sticks in mind, of course with tomato sauce..this is surely bookmarked!

Sapana Behl said... Reply To This Comment

Such a wonderful snack , lovely !

Harini-Jaya R said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely idea of using a pesto sauce!

sneha datar said... Reply To This Comment

A lovely snack.

Suma Gandlur said... Reply To This Comment

Addictive pizza sticks.

Chef Mireille said... Reply To This Comment

LOVE LOVE LOVE these - mus try that pesto