You are here: Home » Recipes » Grilled Flatbread Pizza with Asparagus Pesto Grilled Flatbread Pizza with Asparagus Pesto Recipe by Chinet® Yield 8 servings PrintEmail Ingredients 1 pound grilled asparagus1/2 cup packed fresh basil leaves, plus chopped for garnish2 -- garlic cloves, chopped2 tablespoons pine nuts3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil -- Salt and freshly ground pepper1/2 cup plus 4 tablespoons grated Pecorino Romano1 pound fontina cheese, thinly sliced1 large prepared pizza shell Instructions Heat grill to high . Combine the asparagus, basil, garlic and pine nuts in a food processor and pulse a few times to coarsely chop. With the motor running, slowly add the oil and process until emulsified. Season with salt and pepper and transfer the pesto to a bowl. Stir in the Pecorino Romano. Place pizza shell on the grill. Grill until slightly crisp, about 1 minute. Remove the shells and spread each with the pesto. Top with the fontina, return to the grill, close the cover and continue cooking until the cheese has melted, 2 to 3 minutes. Remove from the grill and sprinkle with the remaining Romano cheese and chopped fresh basil. Slice each flatbread into bite-sized pieces.