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Pan-fried chickpea pizzas
Pan-fried chickpea pizzas 4.3-5 9
  • Calories: 1853 kj
  • Fat: 20.1g
  • Carbohydrates: 5.6g

How to Make:

  1. Whisk the chickpea flour, plain flour, egg, cream, oil, oregano and 2 cups (500ml) water together in a bowl until a smooth batter the consistency of runny cream.
  2. Preheat the oven to 150C. Brush a 22cm non-stick frypan with a little oil and place over medium heat. Using 1/2 cup (125ml) batter for each pizza, coat the base of the pan, swirling to distribute evenly. Cook for 1-2 minutes, then turn and cook for a further 1 minute or until golden. Transfer to a tray and keep warm in the oven, loosely covered with foil. Repeat with remaining batter, brushing pan with more oil as needed, to make 6 pizzas.
  3. Place topping ingredients in separate bowls and let guests assemble their own.
Time for preparing:
20 min.


  • 2 cups (300g) chickpea flour (besan) (see Notes)
  • 1 cup (150g) plain flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 300ml pure (thin) cream
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) extra virgin olive oil, plus extra to brush
  • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • Chargrilled asparagus, to serve
  • Cherry tomatoes, roasted, to serve
  • Prosciutto, thinly sliced, to serve
  • Basil pesto, to serve
  • Green salad leaves, to serve
  • Basil leaves, to serve
  • Ricotta, to serve
  • Polpetti in tomato sugo (see related recipe), to serve