Last Updated on October 3, 2023 by Create Better Health
Who says pizza can’t be healthy? When you make pizza at home, you choose your own toppings to create a nutritious meal. Today I made a Healthy BBQ Chicken Pizza with homemade BBQ sauce and homemade pizza crust.
In this blog post you’ll find:
Easy No-Cook BBQ Sauce Recipe
When you make BBQ sauce at home, you avoid the preservatives and additives that the store-bought option may contain. Plus, you may find you like the flavor better!
This recipe is quick and easy. Simply combine all ingredients in a blender and viola! You have homemade BBQ sauce.
Ingredients for Easy No Cook BBQ Sauce:
- 1/4 C Diced Onion
- 1/4 C Worcestershire Sauce
- 1/4 C Apple Cider Vinegar
- 1 1/2 T Honey
- 1/2 T Yellow Mustard
- 1 (6oz) can of Tomato Sauce
- 1 T Minced Garlic
- 1/4 C Water
Place all the ingredients in a food processor.
Blend until smooth. This recipe makes about 2 cups of sauce.
Basic Pizza Dough Recipe
Next comes the Homemade Pizza Crust. Basic Pizza Dough is an easy recipe. If you’re in a time crunch, you can buy a pre-made pizza crust from the store. Or you could use bagels, pita bread, English muffins… get creative!
BBQ Chicken Flatbread Recipe
While you wait for the dough to rise, assemble the rest of the ingredients.
For this Healthy BBQ Chicken Pizza, you are going to want:
- 1 Pizza crust
- 2 Chicken breasts (cooked and diced)
- 1/4 Diced red onion
- 1/2 C Diced cilantro
- 1/2 BBQ sauce
- 4 Minced garlic cloves
- 1-2 T olive oil
- 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
- Optional: green bell pepper, olives, green onion
Sprinkle your toppings evenly across your crust, and top with mozzarella cheese. Bake it for 10-15 minutes or until your cheese begins to brown. And enjoy!