Margherita Pizza with Sweet Potato Crust

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Margherita Pizza with Sweet Potato Crust
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 35 min
  • Servings 4
Updated July 21, 2017


big sweet potatoes
tablespoons olive oil
teaspoon dry oregano
Salt and pepper to taste
cup tomato sauce
cup cherry tomatoes
Mozzarella cheese in chunks
Fresh basil leaves


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  • 1
    Preheat the oven to 400°F.
  • 2
    Peel and grate the sweet potatoes using the thick side of the grater. Combine with 1 tablespoon of olive oil, oregano, salt, and pepper.
  • 3
    Press into a 30 cm pizza sheet. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until the sweet potatoes are cooked in the center and the edges are golden.
  • 4
    Take out of the oven and spread some tomato sauce on the crust. Place the cherry tomatoes cut in halves, the mozzarella chunks, and the basil leaves. Sprinkle with salt and drizzle with olive oil.
  • 5
    Bake until the cheese is melted, for an additional 4 minutes.
  • 6
    Cut into slices and serve immediately.

Expert Tips

  • Replace the sweet potatoes with grated potatoes.

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More About This Recipe

  • Have you ever thought of making a sweet potato pizza recipe without using any flour or yeast? If your answer is no, you’ll be surprised to know you can use this sweet ingredient to make a delicious base for preparing unforgettable pizzas, using just a few ingredients and, best of all, it takes just a matter of minutes. The goal is for the sweet potato crust to be crunchy and golden, while the center is softer. Even though you won’t be able to fold this pizza like you would a regular one, I guarantee this recipe will be the center of attention at your table.

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