Wednesday, January 19, 2011

One Smart Slice

 

I hate leaving town with a dirty kitchen. I know some bloggers like to clean out their fridge before going on a trip, but I have way to many condiments for that! Plus, the fridge doesn’t really bother me. What bothers me are the counters, and the stove top, and the sink. I HATE a dirty kitchen.

But I’m also practical. Parrish and I both work full time jobs, and have several part time jobs. PLUS, as I’m sure you guys know, we cook at home almost every single night. Our kitchen is in a constant cycle of clean and dirty.

So when I planned the menu for this week, I was smart! I planned an easy meal for the night before our big trip:

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Virtually NO clean up! PLUS it gave me an excuse to buy this super expensive pizza that’s new to my Whole Foods: Against the Grain Gourmet Pizza. 

I was so excited when I saw this pizza in the freezer case, that I actually squealed…in the aisle….and the staff person giggled at me. But whatever! I LOVE Against the Grain!

Remember the baguette? OH THAT BAGUETTE

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This pizza is ten times better.

Let’s start with the crust.

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Flaky. Buttery. Creamy. Rich. zero aftertaste.

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The sauce is tangy and flavorful. The cheese is salty and DELCIOUS. It is like a baguette had a baby with a croissant and it was a pizza!

So. Good. So. Expensive. ($10.99 eep!!) Totally worth it! PLUS it’s huge. It’s like 4 times the size of a Glutino’s.

Served alongside:

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Sparkly bubbles!

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I really wanted a cocktail, but since I was having pizza I decided to just have seltzer to skip the calories. Compromise Smile

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I’m off to pack for a long weekend in the mountains and watch Modern Family!

TGI-Wednesday

3 comments:

Stiney said...

Oh man I look at that pizza every time I go into Whole Foods but the price always makes me cringe. I think I might pick one up this weekend though. I mean honestly it's expensive but STILL cheaper than Mellow Mushroom and less work than making my own crust and then topping it. I'm totally buying one. :D

Elizabeth said...

Good for you! I wish they had a dairy free one too for my kiddos!! :(
Peace & Raw Health,
Elizabeth

Allie said...

YUM - i love against the grain pizza crust - it's cheesy deliciousness!

i have the same pizza cutter in red! ;)