Tropical Cheese Cake Pizza

This is a fun dessert pizza with a tropical flair.

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INGREDIENTS:

1 (14- inch) pizza crust
1 tablespoon (1 oz.) butter or margarine, melted
recipe below Cinnamon Sugar
6 ounces cream cheese, softened
1.5 ounces (5 tsp.) sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup (4 oz.) DOLE® Tropical Fruit, drained
1/4 cup (2 oz.) toasted macadamia nuts, coarsely chopped

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Brush pizza crust with melted butter; sprinkle with cinnamon sugar.  Bake until 3/4 done.  Remove and cool.
  2. Beat together cream cheese, sugar and vanilla until smooth.  Spread over par baked crust; top with tropical fruit and nuts.
  3. Bake until cream cheese is thoroughly heated and turns light golden brown.
  4. Cinnamon Sugar:  Combine 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar and 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon. 
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