French Bread Pizza
This classic french bread recipe is easy to make from scratch. For a spicy kick, add red-pepper flakes.

Servings
2pizzas
Servings
2pizzas
Ingredients

  • 1loaf


    French or Italian Breadsoft, and split half lengthwise

  • 1clove


    Garlicsmashed

  • 1/2cup


    Tomato Sauce

  • 1cup


    Grated Mozzarella

  • 3oz


    Pepperoni

  • 1/4tsp


    Crushed Red Pepper Flakesoptional

  • 2tbsp


    Fresh Basilcoarsely chopped
Instructions
  1. Position rack in top third of oven and preheat to 425°F.
  2. Place bread, cut side up, on a rimmed baking sheet and bake 5 minutes
  3. Remove from oven and rub cut sides with garlic.
  4. Spread tomato sauce on cut sides of bread. Top with mozzarella, pepperoni, and red-pepper flakes, if using.
  5. Bake until cheese is melted and golden brown, about 10 minutes. Top with basil.