High Protein Chicken Pizza Recipe
This high protein chicken pizza recipe is perfect for a post-workout meal or a quick and healthy dinner. With a crispy cauliflower crust and plenty of lean chicken breast, this pizza is loaded with protein and flavor.
High Protein Chicken Pizza Ingredients
- 1 large head of cauliflower, riced
- 2 eggs
- 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- Salt and pepper, to taste
- 1/2 cup marinara sauce
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and shredded
- 1/2 cup sliced red onion
- 1/2 cup sliced mushrooms
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
High Protein Chicken Pizza Instructions
- Preheat the oven to 425°F (218°C).
- In a large bowl, combine the riced cauliflower, eggs, mozzarella cheese, Parmesan cheese, oregano, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Mix well.
- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and spread the cauliflower mixture into a large circle, about 1/4 inch thick.
- Bake for 25-30 minutes, until the crust is crispy and golden brown.
- Remove the crust from the oven and spread the marinara sauce over the top, leaving about 1/2 inch around the edges.
- Sprinkle the shredded chicken, red onion, and mushrooms over the sauce.
- Return the pizza to the oven and bake for another 10-15 minutes, until the toppings are heated through.
- Sprinkle fresh basil over the top before serving.
Macro Nutrient Breakdown (Total):
- Total calories: 840
- Protein: 94g
- Carbohydrates: 29g
- Fat: 38g
- Fiber: 11g
- Author: Chris
- User rating: 4.8 stars (of 10 reviews)
- Recipe name: High Protein Chicken Pizza