Garlicky Flatbread with Tomato Sauce on the Side — Most Popular Pin of the Week

It's no wonder this seasonal appetizer recipe was pinned more than any other this week. It's a crowd-pleasing favorite ideal for summertime soirees.
Garlicky Grilled Flatbread Strips with Fresh Tomato Sauce

Garlicky Grilled Flatbread Strips

Food Network Kitchens Garlicky Grilled Flatbread Strips with Freash Tomato Sauce

Photo by: Matt Armendariz ©2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

Matt Armendariz, 2012, Television Food Network, GP. All Rights Reserved

If summer parties are all about casual, alfresco entertaining, then the menu at these seasonal bashes should be just as relaxed; that's where this week's Most Popular Pin of the Week comes in. Instead of an intricate, involved hors d'oeuvre, opt for this simple, eat-with-your-hands appetizer. Ready to eat in only 25 minutes, this crowd-pleasing recipe takes advantage of a welcome timesaver — prepared pizza dough — to turn out chewy, smoky grilled flatbread that's made conveniently on the grill, so you can spend time outside with your guests. For even more flavor, brush the dough with a garlic-spiked olive oil before grilling, and serve the bread with bright, no-cook tomato-vinegar sauce on the side.

For more easy party ideas, check out Food Network's Let's Entertain board on Pinterest.

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