Recipe News: Focaccia bread recipe is a quick meal to make; adding veggies to it makes it healthier
"A quick and easy recipe with an amazing aroma and topped with healthy vegetables, it's little wonder focaccia is such a popular bread. Sometimes considered the predecessor of the modern pizza, the name is derived from the Roman phrase panis focacius, meaning flat bread cooked on a hearth.
The vegetable topping enhances the taste and appearance of the dish. The mushrooms, tomatoes, peppers, olives and onion provide excellent nutritional value. The tomatoes, for example, contain vitamin C and the antioxidant lycopene."
Includes recipe for:
- Herbed Veggie Focaccia Bread
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Posted by Jennifer at June 15, 2010 8:56 PM