( Log Out /  Although billed as a pizza, this just as easily could be viewed as a pesto-topped flatbread with veggie toppings. Cook up some BBQ jack fruit and add that to the crust with sliced red onion and diced pineapple. ( Log Out /  All pins link to BecomeBetty.com where you can find reviews, pictures, thoughts, calorie counts, nutritional information, how to prepare, allergy information, and how to prepare each product. Kicking off the decent Trader Joe's frozen pizzas is the Organic Pesto Pizza with Tomatoes and Broccoli. I plan on buying a couple for just that purpose! Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Not an earth-shattering change, but nice. The Trader Joe’s Family Size Organic Cheese & Tomato Pizza is a pretty decent pizza that’s too large for a reasonable person to eat in a sitting. This veggie-based pizza crust is healthier than traditional pizza dough, too. I love many Trader Joe’s products and have had this pizza before – it did not taste like this. When you say, “It’s a good day to eat pizza,” you’re pretty much describing every day ever. The Trader Joe’s Organic Tomato Mozzarella Piccolo (Little) Pizza is exactly what the name implies: a simple pizza that’s loaded with tomatoes. The Trader Joe’s Family Size Organic Cheese & Tomato Pizza is a pretty decent pizza that’s too large for a reasonable person to eat in a sitting. If you’re a fan of complicated pizzas with a variety of creative toppings, this might not be for you — unless you add some of your own toppings, which the box suggests. Like its predecessors, its gluten-free ingredient list is simple as can be: broccoli and black kale (which make up over 50% of the recipe), corn flour, water, cornstarch, potato starch, olive oil, and salt. Hate all you want, that's actually a great pizza crust if you are trying to cut carbs. I’d rather grab a ball of their fresh dough and add my own sauce and toppings. Trader Joe’s pesto pizza looks like any of their other frozen pizza offerings on the surface, but quickly breaks the mold. Aug 15, 2020 - If it's pizza and at Trader Joe's, then it is here. I had to look it up and see if others noticed the bitter taste, ick! Trader Joe’s Gluten Free Cheese Pizza with a Cauliflower Crust is a ready-to-bake pizza with a cauliflower-based crust, made for us by a U.S.-based supplier, and ready for you to pick up from our freezers. So, when something gets discontinued something else takes its place and in this case, it is Trader Joe’s Organic Tomato Mozzarella Piccolo Pizza. This best before date was Feb 29, 2020, looks like batch #8333 05 13:36. However, our pizza only cooked for 12 minutes — the bare minimum recommended by the box instructions — and it came out pretty darn crispy. (The image above shows what that looks like.) I love this pizza and will come back to it time and time again. It’s as non-traditional as it gets. It has a perfectly salty pesto sauce, and is neatly paired with fresh-tasting tomatoes and broccoli. Tried to scrape it off but I couldn’t even finish one piece! I see where Trader Joe’s is going with this pizza. This is where the pizzas start getting better than your average grocery store freezer pizza. 3 Trader Joe’s Spicy Italian Chicken Sausage links (fully cooked) 1-1 pound Trader Joe’s Garlic and Herb pizza dough 1-1 pound Trader Joe’s Plain pizza dough 1 cup Trader Joe’s Sundried Tomato Bruschetta, divided 2 /3 cup Trader Joe’s Parmesan cheese, freshly grated 1 … Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Air fryer pizza is quicker than the oven and much less soggy than the microwave. Trader Joe's Broccoli & Kale Pizza Crust. The cheese was addicting. Clearly, this is a pretty simple pie. I will not be surprised to see a recall on this in the near future. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. It clocks in at 680 calories for a whole pizza which is a good amount of calories for a meal, especially for me as a guy. Select Trader Joe’s Broccoli & Kale Pizza Crust 10.6 oz I recently decided to try it out for myself and, for the most part, the hype is earned: It’s super customizable, vegetable-forward, and will satisfy your pizza craving. Just tried this and threw it out! While the crust from a slice of traditional pizza can have up to 182 calories, 34 grams of carbs, and 1131 mg of sodium, Trader Joe's Broccoli & Kale Pizza Crust has 70 calories, … Reviews (1) ( Log Out /  A local pizza parlor makes several pesto based pizza’s. Line a pizza stone or baking sheet with parchment paper. When the Trader Joe’s R&D wonks get bored with putting pumpkin in things, they must just start drawing ingredients out of a hat and dare each other to make food out of them. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! If you stick with that serving size, you’ll end up chowing down 340 calories and 470 mg of sodium. blech. It’s a small one and I mentioned, fits in a toaster oven so you don’t need to heat up a big oven for this. 1 slice. Tried this one not long ago. How else can you explain Trader Joe’s Organic Pesto Pizza with Tomatoes and Broccoli, the most unusal use of pesto since their Quinoa Pesto. That's what we call value. It does it’s job, and we suppose that’s all it was ever asked to do. It’s not trying to be a regular burger – it’s trying to be a pizza burger, and on those grounds it succeeds. Luckily Trader Joe’s has a new gluten-free, egg-free broccoli and kale pizza crust in its freezer aisle. We’re speaking as true Americans when we say we could have used a little more cheese on this. Organic designation aside, the only real reason to pick this up is for the novelty of the pesto. It has a little bit more of a sophisticated profile than your average frozen pizza, but it’s also nothing extraordinary. Season with salt and pepper and bake for 15-20 minutes, or until the broccoli is just beginning to brown. the crust on the outside is delicious. I’ve never had a pesto based pizza before, but it fills each bite with that savory, oily, flavorful taste that really works well with the thin, crispy crust and milder toppings. This is truly a unique pizza experience. The original round cheese pizza was about 13.4oz in weight and this rectangular Family pizza is 17.8 oz so it adds about 4.4 ounces or about a 32% increase in size. Interesting. It actually doesn’t. Sheet pan pizza is easy with my favorite store bought pizza dough from Trader Joe's, with sausage and pepperoni, and broccoli rabe. Trader Joe's is a neighborhood grocery store with amazing food and drink from around the globe and around the corner. I mean, it’s pizza, so it’s going to be amazing. Would I Buy It Again: Sure, though I might get some prosciutto to throw on top too. Pizza is amazing, and we’ll take any excuse we can find to eat more of it — today’s excuse is that we picked up a Trader Joe’s Family Size Organic Cheese & Tomato Pizza. That said, it still manages to fit in 11 grams of protein per two slice serving, so that’s not bad. Trader Joe's Broccoli & Kale Pizza Crust (left) with tomato sauce, mozzarella, arugula and olives beside a sweet and simple savory version of Trader Joe's Cauliflower Pizza Crust (right). As you can see in the image below, we had to use two plates to get a good picture of what this looks like uncut. I agree with Jacqueline. The rest of the ingredients are fine – the mozzerlla is sufficient, the tomatoes are a welcome little change to the texture and mellow out the flavor, and the broccoli is forgettable. We’ve purchased several of this very pizza and it’s wonderful. I recommend! 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