BBQ Chicken Pizza (on a sweet potato crust!)

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This BBQ Chicken Pizza is a pretty classic flavor combo that I can in NO way take credit for! I guess you could call this my take on the "classic." It's perfectly smoky yet sweet, a little spicy, cheesy and melty, a fresh hit from the cilantro.... YES. Just yes.

BBQ Chicken was the perfect flavor pairing for my new Sweet Potato Pizza Crust!

I used some organic barbecue sauce that I picked up at the grocery store, but you could use homemade or whatever your favorite brand is! The plan was to use a combo of mozzarella and smoked gouda cheeses, but I couldn't find any smoked gouda, so I went with smoked CHEDDAR and it was PERFECT.


BBQ Chicken Pizza on Sweet Potato Crust

[Gluten Free - Grain Free]

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Ingredients:

2 sweet potato pizza crusts

1/2 - 3/4 cup barbecue sauce of your choice

1/2 - 3/4 cup shredded chicken

1/2 - 3/4 cup grated mozzarella

1/4 - 1/3 cup grated smoked cheddar

1/2 of a medium red onion, sliced super thinly

handful of fresh cilantro, chopped


Instructions:

  1. Pre-bake the sweet potato pizza crusts per this recipe (or you can start with whatever kind of crust you want to use!)
  2. Preheat oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit.
  3. Spread 1/4 cup or more of your favorite BBQ sauce over each crust.
  4. Sprinkle with mozzarella cheese and smoked cheddar cheese. More if you like it cheesy!
  5. Top with shredded chicken, red onion, and a thin drizzle of barbecue sauce.
  6. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until the cheese is melty.
  7. Sprinkle with cilantro and SERVE!

PIN IT for later!

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