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Sunday, June 30th, 2013

Quick Gluten-Free Pizza with an Ethiopian Twist

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Gluten free injera pizza—InCultureParent

Most days, dinner prep is a rushed affair around our house happening in the 30 minutes between arrival and ruined appetites (if I exceed 30 minutes then the kids bombard the kitchen to eat snacks instead of dinner behind my back). I am usually rushing to prepare something healthy before they shove some snack food into their mouths before I notice.

 

The other night I discovered some leftover injera in the freezer and knew anything pizza is always a kid hit. Our household is also largely gluten free as my six year old and husband can’t eat gluten. So I made injera pizzas. They were instantly successfully and even faster than regular pizza!

 

injera pizza

 

You can pretty much see from the pics what I put on top–leftover tomato sauce (and even though I prefer homemade, we were all out so I used Trader Joe’s from a jar), feta cheese (goat cheese feta as my kids can’t eat cow milk either) and some kale that was soon going to turn bad soon so I used it up.

 

This will definitely be put into the meal in a pinch rotation as they loved it.

 

Lila Eating Pizza with an Ethiopian Twist

© 2013, Stephanie Meade. All rights reserved.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR


Stephanie is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of InCultureParent. She has two Moroccan-American daughters (ages 5 and 6), whom she is raising, together with her husband, bilingual in Arabic and English at home, while also introducing Spanish. After many moves worldwide, she currently lives in Berkeley, California.

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  1. CommentsLeanna @ Alldonemonkey   |  Thursday, 01 August 2013 at 3:20 am

    What a great idea! I am really curious about how this would taste, as the texture of injera is so different, but I bet it is great! I love injera :) Thanks for sharing at the Culture Swapper!









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