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Super Easy Boxing Day Lunch: Leftover Christmas Ham Pizza

Here’s a great recipe to use up the mountains of Christmas ham that you will most likely have left over on Boxing Day: Leftover Christmas Ham Pizza!

Re-purposing your leftovers is not only a great way to save a few dollars after the festive season madness, it also allows you to get creative in the kitchen and come up with some delicious and nutritious new recipes, ideal if you’re part of the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge. Leftover Christmas Ham PizzaPizza is a great way to use up leftovers – it’s almost like a blank canvas that you can use to create some amazing flavours. Just whip up a batch of our two ingredient healthy pizza dough for an easy, budget-friendly and most importantly, healthy meal in a flash, and lets face it who wants to cook on Boxing Day??

You can also customise your pizza based on what you have in the fridge. Why not try:

  •  Adding some black olives and reduced fat feta cheese
  • Adding small chunks of leftover roast veggies like sweet potato and zucchini
  • Serving with any leftover salads
  • Dolloping on some pesto
  • Adding some chunks of juicy pineapple for a Hawaiian flavour
  • Switching out the ham for leftover chicken, turkey or lamb
  • Adding some halved cherry tomatoes
  • Topping with fresh herbs from the garden

For more delicious recipes, check out the Healthy Mummy Christmas Cookbook. It’s packed with over 15o festive favourites for a healthy and happy festive season.

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Leftover Christmas Ham Pizza

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Leftover Christmas Ham Pizza
Leftover-Christmas-Ham-Pizza
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Servings
large pizza
Ingredients
Pizza dough
  • 1 cup wholemeal self raising flour
  • 1 cup Greek yoghurt
Pizza
  • 1/2 cup tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup cup low fat cheese cheddar, mozzarella or ricotta
  • 1 cup thinly sliced leg ham
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Servings
large pizza
Ingredients
Pizza dough
  • 1 cup wholemeal self raising flour
  • 1 cup Greek yoghurt
Pizza
  • 1/2 cup tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup cup low fat cheese cheddar, mozzarella or ricotta
  • 1 cup thinly sliced leg ham
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves
Leftover-Christmas-Ham-Pizza
Instructions
  1. Preheat your oven to 180C and line a baking tray with paper.
  2. Make your dough by placing the flour and yoghurt in a large mixing bowl.
  3. Mix well with your hands before tipping out onto a floured surface.
  4. Knead for 5 minutes until the dough is soft and elastic.
  5. Use a floured rolling pin to roll the dough out to the size of your baking tray.
  6. Dollop with tomato paste and spread out to reach the edges of the dough.
  7. Sprinkle over your chosen cheese, then add the ham and any other toppings.
  8. Bake in the oven until golden brown.
  9. Add the basil leaves just before serving.
Recipe Notes

The recipe makes 1 pizza with 285 Calories


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