New Orleans Pizza
Yield: 2 Pizzas
4 oz Monterey Jack cheese, grated 1/2 c Sour cream 4 oz Cooked andouille sausage, -cut diagonally into 12 thin -slices NOTE: Andouille is a spicy Louisiana sausage. You may substitute any garlicky sausage. Put a pizza stone on the lowest rack of the oven. Preheat to 400'F. (If you use a metal pan instead, do not preheat the pan.) Combine the cheese and sour cream in a bowl. Spread half the mixture to within 1/4" of the edge of 2 12" pizza shells. Arrange 6 slices of the sausage atop each pizza. Slide the pizzas onto the pizza stone. Bake for 15 minutes, or until the crust is golden brown. MAKES 2 MEDIUM PIZZAS, 8 SLICES EACH. Per slice: 183 calories, 19 grams carbohydrates, 5.5 grams protein, 0.7 grams fiber, 9 grams fat (3.5 grams saturated), 252 milligrams sodium. From Tuscon area newspapers, 1994, 3rd quarter, courtest Mike Orchekowski.