Spicy Sausage Pizza Bagel
Spicy sausage, tomatoes and basil combine atop a Thomas’ Limited Edition Pizza Bagel.
1 Thomas’® Limited Edition Pizza Bagel
2 ounces spicy Italian sausage, crumbled and cooked
2 tablespoons pizza sauce
2 tablespoons Mozzarella cheese, shredded
6 grape tomatoes, halved
8-10 small fresh basil leaves
1 teaspoon Parmesan cheese
½ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes (optional)
In small skillet over medium heat, brown Italian sausage until cooked through (approximately 6-8 minutes). Transfer to paper towel-lined plate to drain. Split bagel in half and place split-side-up atop baking sheet. Spread 1 tablespoon pizza sauce on each bagel half. Top each half with 1 ounce cooked sausage, 6 tomato halves and 1 tablespoon Mozzarella. Cook bagel halves in toaster oven at medium heat for 10-12 minutes, or until cheese is melted. Garnish with fresh basil leaves, Parmesan cheese and crushed red pepper flakes, if desired.