Grilled Tomatoes & Basil Pita Bread

Grilled Tomatoes & Basil Pita Bread

Grilled pita with ripe tomatoes, basil and cheese make a tasty bread at a barbecue.

10 min. prep time
12 servings
252 Ratings


6 (6-inch) pita bread*
1 tablespoon Land O Lakes® Butter, melted
3 ripe Roma tomatoes, chopped
1/4 cup sliced green onions
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil leaves**
3/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese


Heat gas grill on medium or charcoal grill until coals are ash white.

Brush pita bread lightly with butter. Evenly sprinkle each pita with tomatoes, green onions and basil. Top each pita with 2 to 3 tablespoons cheese.

Place pita bread onto grill. Grill 6-8 minutes or until cheese is melted. Cut each pita into wedges.

*Substitute 6 (7- to 8-inch) flour or corn tortillas.

**Substitute 1 tablespoon dried basil leaves.

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Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 110

Fat: 3g

Cholesterol: 5mg

Sodium: 180mg

Carbohydrates: 17g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 5g

Recipe #8529©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Really easy. Love the fresh basil!
So ridiculously delicious and EASY! This is becoming my new staple appetizer for when we have friends over to grill.

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