Take-out Tuesday, Summer Surprise Flatbread

My go to favorite meal is a one dish salad, casserole or flatbread

loaded with different ingredients,

with lots flavors and textures

Last week I made a flatbread topped with my favorite summer ingredients,

corn and strawberries, plus asparagus and bacon

😋

I partially baked the thin pizza crust dough,

then spread it with Alfredo sauce and asparagus

A sprinkling of fresh corn

Bacon

Cheese

AND

🍓  Strawberries  🍓

Sound crazy?

It’s crazy good!

SUMMER SURPRISE FLATBREAD

This unlikely combo of strawberries and vegetables makes a delightfully different flatbread!
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4

Ingredients
  

  • 1 can Pillsbury thin crust pizza dough or homemade dough or dough of preference
  • 1 cup Alfredo sauce {you can substitute mayonnaise or salad dressing}
  • 1 bunch fresh asparagus about 40 spears
  • 2-3 ears of fresh corn roasted*
  • 8 slices thick bacon cooked until crisp, broken into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 cup shredded Italian blend cheese
  • 2 oz. crumbled bleu cheese optional
  • 6-8 large strawberries tops removed and sliced
  • 2 green onion tops chopped for garnish

Instructions
 

  • Place crust dough on a parchment lined baking sheet, reshaping as necessary. Prick all over with tines of a fork. Bake crust according to package directions until it just begins to turn golden, about 7-8 minutes. This can be done ahead of time.
  • Break off tough ends of asparagus, rinse and wrap in a clean kitchen towel. Microwave for 1 minute on high and then immediately remove from towel to prevent further cooking.
  • Spread crust with an even layer of Alfredo sauce. Top with asparagus spears, corn and pieces of bacon. Sprinkle cheese over all and top with sliced strawberries. Bake at 400 degrees 10-12 minutes until golden and bubbly. Garnish with green onion tops. Cut into large or small squares to serve.
  • *roast corn in the oven in the husk for 1 hour at 350 degrees. Let cool and cut corn through the husk at base. Pick up ear by other end and shake to release corn from husk. Stand ears upright in a shallow bowl and slice through kernels from the top down with a sharp knife.

Notes

Can be cut into large squares for main dish, or smaller squares for appetizers
Keyword asparagus, bacon, corn, flatbread,, pizza, strawberries, summer meal

Enjoy!

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Comments
31 Responses to “Take-out Tuesday, Summer Surprise Flatbread”
  1. Shannon@Belle Bleu Interiors says:

    Jenna, you are making me hungry this morning. I love a good flatbread. We have a little restaurant nearby that only serves flatbreads, charcuterie boards, and wine. It is a fun little place to visit. Your recipe has all my favorites and not only sounds delicious but looks pretty too! Thanks for sharing, and I hope you have a happy Tuesday!

  2. Mary says:

    Such an interesting mix and combo of flavors and textures Jenna! ♥

  3. lghiggins says:

    I am sitting here looking at your surprising flatbread and hoping it will jump off the page and into my hand. Sadly, I am left with desire and an empty stomach. Keep that cooking creativity coming!

  4. Rita C. says:

    Well, THAT sounds interesting!

  5. That does look crazy good! With or without the berries!

  6. Gotta get me some asparagus! Sounds good:@)

  7. What a fabulous idea! This reminds me of savory and sweet summer salads… only on a flatbread! Can’t wait to try this for a summer time potluck.

  8. thefrenchhutch says:

    Your flatbread sounds delicious! I’ll have to try this, I would never have thought to add the strawberries, which I love……..yum!

  9. Jenna, I would love this flatbread…yum fresh corn and strawberries! I would never have thought of adding strawberries, but why not?!! As soon as I can get fresh corn, I am going to make this. Thanks for sharing all of your wonderful recipes. Wishing you a peaceful rest of the week!

  10. creationsbycindyphotography.blogspot.com says:

    Looks so good Jenna. I love flat bread and about anything you put on it! LOL! Hugs and blessings, Cindy

  11. Nancy says:

    Summer goodness all in one bite! I hope to get to Pennsylvania soon for Strawberry Season!

  12. Nancy says:

    I sent my reply too soon! Then I will give this a try!

  13. lulu says:

    Your creativity extends to your cooking! Last night we had a salad made from whatever was left in the refrigerator and it was like your flatbread combining tastes and textures.

  14. Theresa @ Shoestring Elegance says:

    Jenna, this looks so delicious, I think I’m going to have to try it myself! Thank you so much for sharing at this week’s TFT party! I’m featuring you today!
    Happy weekend!
    Theresa

  15. Miz Helen says:

    Your awesome post is featured on Full Plate Thursday 488 this week and thanks so much for sharing with us this week! Sure hope you are having a good week and come back to see us real soon!
    Miz Helen

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