Happy Crustmas!!! πŸŒ²πŸ•πŸŒ²πŸ•

Just like the Hawaiian pizza with pineapple so popular in the States , Piero will never understand why us Irish would want to put our Christmas leftovers on a pizza! 
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Though it makes perfect sense to me to come up with tasty and easy alternatives to the post Christmas sandwich with minimal cooking effort, Piero is truly baffled!
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When it comes to Stephen's Day I always find there can be a shortage of interesting savoury eats that are easy to whip together in a few minutes. 
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It's so easy to reach for the selection box or biscuit tin which just gives me that bump of sugar rather than really satisfying the hunger.
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So I've been coming up with a few comforting Christmas pizza recipes over the last few weeks. A great way to feed a crowd or just enjoy by yourself while using up all those delicious Christmas dinner leftovers. 
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These are more suggestions than recipes so please feel free to experiment!
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Post a photo of your Christmas pizza and tag us on Facebook and you could win a box of ten packs of pizza bases for 2018

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Cliona's Christmas Leftover Pizza Suggestions...
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Brussel Sprouts & Ham -

Rub the base with olive oil, sautΓ© onion and  garlic & spread on base, sprinkle grated parmesan, leftover cooked ham & cooked  sprouts, sprinkle more cheese.
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Pesto Turkey -

Cover base with basil pesto, top with leftover stuffing & turkey - some cooked mushrooms would go great on this too- , sprinkle with grated parmesan. When you take this out of the oven you could top with cranberries, fresh rocket or basil.
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Smoked Salmon - 

Spread base with creme fraiche and smoked salmon. When it's cooked any of the following ingredients would be amazing -  finely sliced fennel, dill, avocado, prawn cocktail, rocket, parsley or finely sliced red onion. 
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Ham & Mushroom -

Spread with tomato sauce & top with cooked ham, mushrooms, olives & mozzarella.
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A light post Christmas pizza-

Prepare some finely chopped fresh baby tomatoes and leave to soak in a bowl with crushed garlic, olive oil & basil. Cook your base with a light spread of tomato sauce or basil pesto with a little mozzarella or cheese of your choice. When the pizza is cooked spread the tomato mixture on top and finish with some fresh rocket.
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Dessert pizza - Nutella & Banana

Mix half & half Nutella/Mascarpone Cheese  and spread this on your base, then top with sliced banana πŸ˜‹