Pizza, a word that makes our mouth-watering at any hour of the day.It can be an evening snack or a classic dinner. The only thing that stops us from eating pizza is that it is not healthy to eat pizza frequently. So, here are 20 easy and quick ways of preparing pizza at home with an additional benefit of being absolutely harmless to our health!
How to make Pizza Dough?
Here are some steps you should follow in order to make pizza dough quickly!
- Beat 3 & ¾ cups of flour and 1 & ½ tsp of salt. Making a well in the mixture, add 1 & 1/3 cups of Warm Water, Yeast and 1 tbsp Sugar. When this mixture becomes foamy, add 3 tbsp of Olive Oil.
- Rub the mixture until it becomes smooth say 5 minutes. After 5 minutes, brush with olive oil. Cover it with a bowl and let it rise to double its volume.
- Use 1 pound ball out of the entire dough for each Pizza.
Here is the first pizza which is everyone’s all-time favourite. Let’s have a look at the quick easy steps so that you can prepare this cheesy pizza in minutes!
Step 1: Prepare the pizza dough by following the steps explained above. Spread the dough into a 9-inch round.
Step 2: Now, top the base with dried oregano, salt and pepper. Sprinkle ½ pound of diced Mozzarella to the base.
Step 3: Bake it till the cheese melts. And the Margherita Pizza is ready to eat!
Tomato Pie Pizza
This Pizza is a real treat for all the people who love a lot of Tomato flavour added to their Pizza!
Step 1: Repeat step 1 of the Margherita Pizza. Top the base of this pizza with chopped Tomatoes, Dried Oregano, Salt and Pepper.
Step 2: Brush it with Olive Oil. Add some Mozzarella Cheese to it and let it bake until golden. Add Chili Flakes to it after baking if needed. Your Tomato Pie Pizza is ready to eat!
If you are in love with spicy food, then roasted Pepper Pizza is a perfect one for you!
Step 1: Make the Margherita Pizza in the way explained in the first recipe!
Step 2: Add Roasted Pepper Pieces and Red Pepper Flakes with the Mozzarella Cheese to this Pizza.
Step 3: Now, bake the Pizza till it becomes golden.
Taste the hot and spicy flavour of this Pizza with this quick Roasted Pepper Pizza!
New York Pizza
Treat yourself with this tasty Pizza which becomes ready in minutes!
Step 1: Spread the Pizza dough made using the steps explained initially in this article. Drizzle the base with little Olive Oil and spread ½ cup of Tomato Sauce and 2 cups of Grated Cheese.
Step 2: Bake the Pizza till golden and the Cheese melts. Once baked, garnish with Oregano and Chili Flakes.
Stuffed Crust Pizza
For all those who love lots of cheese, Stuffed Crust Pizza has to be one of your favourite Pizzas! How wonderful it would be if you could easily make it at your home! Here is an easy recipe that makes your pizza ready in minutes!
Step 1: Prepare the New York Pizza that is explained above.
Step 2: Before baking it, place 8-9 string Cheese Sticks along the edge and fold the dough over.
Step 3: Now, brush some oil on the stuffed crust and let it bake till golden. Garnish with dried Oregano while serving.
Enjoy the cheese filled Pizza that becomes ready in minutes!
Along with cheese, if you like toppings on the Pizza, then Pepperoni-Mushroom is perfect for you!
Step 1: Prepare the New York Pizza as explained above. Slice some Mushroom and Pepperoni.
Step 2: Top the Pizza with Mushrooms and Pepperoni which adds to the taste. Spread Grated Cheese over the slices.
Step 3: Let the Pizza bake till golden and garnish with Chili Flakes.
This Pizza is a luxury for all the non-vegetarian lovers!
Step 1: Spread the Pizza dough in rounds and brush with olive oil.
Step 2: Spread ½ cup of tomato sauce and 2 cups of Mozzarella cheese over the base. Bake the base till it is just crisp.
Step 3: Now, add cooked Meatballs and Basil as the toppings. Brush them with oil and let it bake until brown.
Serve this pizza with Oregano and Chili Flakes to add to the taste!
Barbeque Chicken Pizza
For all the chicken lovers, Barbeque Chicken Pizza will treat your taste buds for sure!
Step 1: Spread the Pizza into a round of around 15-inch. Cook the Chicken pieces separately.
Step 2: Top the Pizza base with cooked Chicken, ¼ cup of Barbeque sauce and pickled Jalapenos. Add salt as well.
Step 3: Bake the Pizza till golden and serve with Oregano and Chili flakes.
Don’t worry if you are vegetarian because Corn-Onion Pizza makes your meal a satisfactory one without taking too much of your time!
Step 1: Stretch the Pizza dough into 9-inch round. Cook Corn separately and slice the Onions into long stripes.
Step 2: Now, top this base with cooked corn, sliced onion, salt and pepper. Add grated cheese as well.
Step 3: Bake the Pizza till the cheese melts and the crust is brown.
Veggie Lover’s Pizza
With all the Veggies along with Cheese, Veggie Lovers Pizza is truly for the people who are crazy for Vegetables!
Step 1: Make the Pizza dough into shape of disk. Brush some Olive Oil on the base.
Step 2: Spread Tomato Sauce on the Pizza base. Top the base with Veggies like Tomato, Onion, Green Olives and Black Olives. Also, spread Grated Cheese over the Toppings.
Step 3: Bake till the crust is brown and the Veggies are cooked. Serve hot with Chili Flakes and Oregano.
Chicken Tandoor Pizza
For all the lovers of chicken Tandoor and pizza, here is the perfect combination for you! You can have your favourite Chicken pieces on your Pizza! This can be made in minutes at your home!
Step 1: Take two tablespoons of Curd and Tandoori paste into a bowl. Add chicken pieces to this mixture. Make sure that every piece is coated well with the paste.
Step 2: Keep it in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.
Step 3: Pour some oil in a pan and let it heat for about 2 minutes. Now, put all the Chicken pieces in the pan until the Chicken is properly cooked.
Step 4: Spread the Chili and Tomato Sauce onto the Pizza base. Top the base with the sliced Onions and the Tandoori Chicken pieces.
Step 5: Bake the Pizza for 8-10 minutes, until the crust becomes golden brown.
Garnish with Chili Flakes and Oregano to enjoy the Pizza at its best!
Meat Lovers’ Pizza
Here is another Pizza recipe for all the lovers of meat! Here is how to make it in few easy steps!
Step 1: Preheat the microwave oven to about 200 centigrade.
Step 2: Add Chicken pieces to a frying pan with some oil in it. Fry the pieces for 8-10 minutes till they are properly cooked.
Step 3: Mix Garlic and Ginger paste, Soy Sauce and some Chili powder. Add the cooked Chicken pieces into this paste.
Step 4: Spread this mixture with the pieces onto the Pizza base and put some sliced Onion on it if you like. Spread the grated Cheese on the top.
Step 5: Bake this pizza till golden-brown and till the cheese melts.
Whole Wheat Pizza
For all the lovers of pizza but who hesitate to eat it only because of calories it has, here is a treat for you! For all the health conscious people out there, here is a whole wheat pizza which is very easy to make and becomes ready in minutes!
Step 1: Take one cup of water while is slightly warm. Add 1 tbsp of sugar in the water and stir till it dissolves.
Step 2: Add 1 & ½ teaspoon of Yeast in it. Stir until yeast dissolves.
Step 3: Take 1 cup of Wheat Flour, 2 tablespoon of Olive Oil and little Salt in the mixture prepared above. Keep adding 1 cup of Wheat Flour and knead for about 8-10 minutes.
Step 4: Let the dough become double its volume. Till then, chop the vegetables that you want to add to your Pizza as toppings.
Step 5: Spread the dough into a round and top it with Tomato Chili Sauce. Add all the Vegetables of your choice to this Pizza. Top it with shredded Mozzarella Cheese.
Step 6: Let it bake till it is brown. Now, the Pizza is ready to eat!
Enjoy the healthy yet tasty pizza!
Kabab And Paneer Pizza
Imagine how tasty it would be if your favourite thing in vegetarian menu and that in non-vegetarian menu come together on your pizza! Here is the perfect combination of veg and non-veg toppings!
Step 1: Cook the meat for 15-20 minutes in a cooker with Salt and Chili Powder added to it. After it is properly cooked, make Kebabs of it.
Step 2: Spread the Pizza dough into a round, and top it with Schezwan Sauce and Grated Mozzarella Cheese.
Step 3: Cut the Seekh Kababs prepared and spread them on the Pizza base. Cut Paneer into equal pieces and spread them on the base too.
Step 4: Add some Veggies if you like to and add some more shredded Cheese to it.
Step 5: Bake till the crust becomes brown and crispy!
Serve with Chili Flakes to add to the taste!
As we all know, Mushroom is very good for health. Having it in breakfast is even healthier. Here is a quick recipe for mini Pizza that you can have for your breakfast as well!
Step 1: Preheat the oven for about 5 minutes. Cut small cookie shaped circles from the big Pizza dough. Leave these mini Pizzas in the oven for about 5 minutes.
Step 2: Cut mushrooms and onions into pieces.
Step 3: Top the base with Tomato Puree and Chili Sauce if you want to. Add some Mozzarella Cheese.
Step 4: Now, add it with the Mushrooms, Onions and any Veggies and some more Mozzarella Cheese if you want to.
Step 5: Bake this Pizza till the crust becomes golden and crispy!
Scramble Egg Pizza
This article is not only for Paneer and Meat lovers, but also for the Egg lovers!
Step 1: Spread the Pizza dough into a round shape and repeat all the steps that we followed while making a Veggie Pizza.
Step 2: After doing the step 1, beat some Eggs and water in a bowl till they are properly mixed. Pour this mixture on top of the Pizza assembled earlier.
Step 3: Bake this Pizza for about 8-10 minutes until brown and crisp. Your scramble Egg Pizza is ready to eat!
Paneer Tikka Pizza
For all those who have love for Paneer and spicy food, this is a perfect Pizza recipe for you! Do not worry as it is very simple and can be made in minutes!
Step 1: Take Curd, Ginger & Garlic Paste, little Chili Powder and mix it well.
Step 2: Cut Paneer into pieces of medium size. Put these cubes of Paneer, sliced Capsicums and onions in the mixture and let it aside for some time.
Step 3: Till the Paneer becomes ready, heat a pan with some oil in it. Place the Paneer and the Veggies on the pan and fry them till golden.
Step 4: On the Pizza base, top it with Sauce and Mozzarella Cheese. Add the fried Vegetables and Paneer to the Pizza. Add some more cheese on the top.
Step 5: Bake the Pizza in an oven for 10 minutes till it becomes crispy!
If you like fruits like nothing else in this world, then here is a combination of Pizza and Fruits for you! A perfect tasty and healthy combination!
Step 1: Prepare the Pizza dough as instructed in the initial part of this article. You just need to make sure that you add some amount of sugar to it so that it gets a sweet taste.
Step 2: After you are done with the dough, spread it into a round of about 9-15 inch. Now, take Cheese Cream, Sugar and Vanilla into a bowl. Beat it till it becomes fluffy and light. Cut fruits like Orange, Banana, Apple and Strawberry and any other fruits you like into small pieces.
Step 3: Spread this mixture onto the Pizza crust that you just prepared. Top this base with the fruit slices.
Step 4: Refrigerate this Pizza for about 2 hours and then cut it into pieces and serve!
Your healthy fruit Pizza is all ready to be eaten!
As there is trend of Go Green everywhere, why not even make our Pizza green? Sounds interesting, right? Here is a recipe for a Green Pizza which is tasty and healthy too!
Step 1: Prebake the Pizza crust made from the instructions explained in the first part of this article. Let it bake for 3-4 minutes in a preheated oven.
Step 2: Add some oil to a frying pan and let it heat for some time. Now, slice Onions, Broccoli, Spring Onion and Zucchini. Add these Vegetables to the pan and let them cook for 4-5 minutes.
Step 3: Add some chopped Spinach to this pan and let it cook till it softens and becomes somewhat like a Puree. Add salt and Pepper for good taste.
Step 4: Mix Tomato and Chili sauce and spread it evenly on the Pizza base. Top it with all the cooked vegetables.
Step 5: Add some grated Mozzarella Cheese to the Pizza and bake till the cheese melts.
Serve with Oregano and Chili flakes!
Love colourful things? Thought about whether your Pizza can get as multicolored as the rainbow in the sky? The answer is yes. Here is an easy recipe on how to prepare a Rainbow Pizza!
Step 1: Chop red, yellow, orange and green Capsicums into medium-sized pieces. Chop Onion as well.
Step 2: Heat a frying pan with some cooking oil in it for few minutes and put all the sliced vegetables into it.
Step 3: Fry them for 3-4 minutes. Spread Sauce and Mozzarella Cheese on the Pizza base. Add the fried Vegetables to the base.
Step 4: Add some more Cheese and Chili Flakes if you want to. Bake this Pizza till the Cheese melts and the vegetables are cooked!
With colourful veggies as the toppings, this pizza looks very attractive and tempting as well!
Here were 20 easy ways to Pizzas at your home, that too within minutes! This is tempting right? So get up and cook your choice of Pizza now!