Recipe of rice pizzas of 22-02-2020
The rice pizzas they are a delicious appetizer and above all gluten free, therefore perfect for all celiac friends. Given that they have the shape of pizzas (although not really, as you will understand from the ingredients and procedure), they are also perfect for a buffet dinner or a children's party. The peculiarity of these rice pizzas is right in the base, which is not made of pasta for the pizzas, but of rice! Yes, I know it sounds strange, but think of them as small open arancini, if you want;) The nice thing is that yes, here you see them prepared from scratch, but in reality you can also use this recipe to recycle leftover rice or risotto ... Not bad like recycling idea, right?
How to make rice pizzas
Boil the rice in boiling salted water, drain it al dente and add saffron and Parmesan.
Stir and let cool, then add the egg too.
Take the rice a handful at a time: create a meatball, crush it in your hands and place it on the baking sheet lined with parchment paper, giving it a round shape.
Continue like this with all the rice.
Stuff each pizza with 1 tablespoon of puree (previously seasoned with salt and oil) leaving the edges free, then add a few pieces of mozzarella in the center.
Bake for about 5 minutes in a preheated convection oven at 200 ° C: the rice pizzas are ready.