Canadian-Style Bacon Pitas

Canadian-Style Bacon Pitas

 3/4         pound  Canadian-style bacon

1 cup sliced broccoli
1 cup sliced cauliflower
1 cup sliced celery
1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
1/2 cup sliced green onion
1/4 teaspoon dried summer savory
4 pita bread rounds – halved
1/3 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

Slice Canadian-style bacon into 24 slices 1/4-inch thick each. Place on rack in broiler pan. Broil 5 inches from heat for 6-8 minutes turning once.

Meanwhile cook broccoli, cauliflower and celery in boiling salted water 2 minutes; drain thoroughly. Stir in mushrooms, green onion and summer savory.

Place 3 slices Canadian-style bacon in each pita bread half. Spoon an equal amount of vegetable mixture into each bread half, sprinkle each with 2 teaspoons cheese. Place sandwich halves on baking sheet cover tightly with aluminum foil. Bake at 350ºF for 5-10 minutes or until heated through.