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From Christian Vegetarian Association (CVA)

Mexican Tortilla Pizza
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Ingredients:

4 corn tortillas, or whole-wheat tortillas (6-inches in diameter)
1/2 cup Black Bean Dip, recipe follows
1 large tomato, seeded and diced
1 cup shredded green cabbage
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro leaves

Preparation:

  • Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
  • Place the tortillas onto a baking sheet and spread 2 tablespoons of black bean dip on top of each tortilla.
  • Top with tomato and cabbage and bake for 10 minutes.
  • Remove the pizzas from the oven and sprinkle some cilantro on each one.
  • Allow to cool slightly before cutting into wedges.

Black Bean Dip

Ingredients:

2 teaspoons olive oil
1/2 medium onion, diced
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tablespoon minced jalapeno pepper
1 (15-ounce) can black beans, drained and rinsed
2 tablespoons lime juice
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh cilantro leaves
1 tablespoon water
Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Preparation:

  • Heat the oil in a skillet over a medium heat.
  • Add onions and sauté until they soften, about 2 minutes.
  • Stir in the garlic and jalapeno and cook for 1 minute more.
  • Put the beans into a food processor.
  • Add the onion mixture and the rest of the ingredients and puree until smooth.

Yield: 1 cup

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