This pizza toast is a cinch to make and tastes just like a slice of the good stuff. Line up your favorite toppings broil for a few minutes to get everything bubbly. Serve with tomato soup or a salad and it makes a great snack too.
shredded mozzarella cheese
If you are using white bread slices, just toast in the toaster and butter the slices.
If you are using Texas Toast, French or Italian bread, slice at a slant, butter the slices and sprinkle with garlic powder. Broil in the oven for a few minutes until golden brown.
Bring out of the oven and begin building your masterpiece. Sauce, then toppings. Sometimes I don't want sauce because I am building on slices of garlic bread (buttered and sprinkled with garlic powder) and just add cheese and a slice of tomato.
Place back under the broiler until cheese is melted. Top with fresh basil leaves if using and dip in marinara sauce.
*Bread slices could be anything from white bread to:
and everything in between.