15 Better-Than-Takeout Pizza Recipes (Slideshow)

Try some of these recipes instead of ordering a pizza

Spinach Bacon and Feta Pizza with Sun-Dried Tomato Sauce

Caprese Pizza

Basil, tomato, mozzarella cheese, and fresh basil make up this pizza classic.

Click here to see the Caprese Pizza recipe.

Chanterelle Mushroom and Leek Pizza

Jane Bruce

This is a delicious fall pizza that's elevated by the use of woodsy chanterelle mushrooms and nutty Gruyère cheese.

Click here to see the Chanterelle Mushroom and Leek Pizza recipe.

Roasted Veggie Pizza with Pancetta

Bacon and Egg Flatbread

Make a pizza for breakfast with bacon and eggs.

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Gluten-free Margherita Spiralized Pizza

With this simple trick pizza can be gluten-free and equally delicoius. 

Click here to see the Gluten-free Margherita Spiralized Pizza recipe.

Beautiful Berry Brie Pizza

Jane Bruce

If you are looking for a sweeter pizza with a little bite, try making this delicious dessert pizza. 

Click here to see the Beautiful Berry Brie Pizza recipe.

Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic Pizza

Pizza toppings are endless. Try adding roasted cauliflower like in this recipe. 

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Cracker Pizza with Roasted Tomatoes

This recipe takes thin crust to a new delicious level. 

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Creole Pizza

Spice up your pizza with creole heat and sausage. 

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Potato Rosemary Pizza

Thin slices of potatoes are added to this pizza.

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Artichoke Pesto Pizza on Whole-Wheat Dough

Jane Bruce

With this pizza recipe, substitute the classic marinara base for a pesto base topped with artichokes and tomatoes.

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Thin Crust White Pizza

If you want to stray from the traditional, a white pizza is the way to go. 

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Pesto Pizza on Whole-Wheat Dough


This pizza is made with whole-wheat dough for a healtheir option. Also, light cheese and red pepper make this a guilt-free pizza. 

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Four-Onion Pizza with Goat Cheese

Jane Bruce

For this recipe, I wanted to celebrate the many shades of onions. By combining these four different varieties with a generous serving of fresh goat cheese, one could not dream up a more aggreeable smathering of toppings. 

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