This tortilla pizza comes together quickly and easily! It is such a great option for busy weeknights, family dinners, kids’ birthday parties, and more. Add your favorite toppings, bake, and enjoy!
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This tortilla pizza can be prepared in just 10 minutes, resulting in a crispy, cheesy, and incredibly tasty dish! This is a fast and straightforward recipe, making it perfect for a satisfying snack, lunch, or dinner. In addition, this pizza is versatile enough to accommodate various diets and lifestyles. Both kids and adults love this fun pizza recipe!
Why You’ll Love This Recipe
- This tortilla pizza is quick and easy to make with just 3 main ingredients.
- It takes only 10 minutes from start to finish.
- This recipe is suitable for different diets. For gluten-free, use gluten-free tortillas. This recipe is naturally vegetarian, refined sugar-free, and nut-free.
- Customize the toppings to your liking.
- Enjoy this versatile dish at any time of the day.
- This pizza is just as convenient as ordering takeout but much healthier and cheaper!
- Make pizza without yeast and without rolling out the dough.
- Both kids and adults love this homemade pizza tortilla.
- The edges get golden crispy!
- Serve for lunch, dinner, or a filling snack.
- Check out this Mexican Pizza for another fun pizza recipe!
Ingredients & Substitutes
These are the main ingredients and substitutions for tortilla pizza. Scroll down to the recipe card for full ingredient list and instructions.
Use either whole wheat tortillas or cassava tortillas for this recipe. Choose tortillas that are not too thin. Thicker tortillas help hold up the toppings better.
Use sugar-free pizza sauce. Pesto is another great option.
Use your favorite type of cheese. Shredded mozzarella, fresh mozzarella, cheddar, Parmesan, and Mexican cheese are great options.
Lastly, add your favorite toppings. Peppers, onions, grilled chicken, pulled porksugar-free bacon, Italian sausage, pepperoni, pineapple, and ham are all great options.
Taste & Texture
This tortilla pizza is similar to thin-crust pizza. It highlights the flavors of a tortilla wrap, sauce, and cheese. Its simplicity makes it easy to prepare.
You can easily experiment with different toppings to create various flavor combinations.
This personal-sized pizza has a thin and crispy crust, distinguishing it from classic or deep-dish varieties. It is thin and crispy!
How to Make
First, preheat the oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. Place two tortillas on a rimmed baking pan.
Then, top each tortilla with pizza sauce.
Sprinkle cheese and any other desired toppings on top.
Bake in the preheated oven for 5 to 7 minutes, or until the cheese has melted and the edges are golden crispy.
Finally, remove the pan from the oven. Slice and serve!
Air Fryer Method
To prepare an air fryer tortilla pizza, start by taking out the air fryer basket.
Instead of transferring the unbaked pizza later, directly place the tortilla in the basket.
Next, add your desired sauce and toppings to the tortilla.
Set the air fryer to 400 degrees Fahrenheit and cook for approximately 5 to 6 minutes, or until the cheese has melted.
However, since air fryers may vary, check the pizza around the 4-minute mark.
Finally, carefully remove the pizza from the air fryer. Slice and serve!
Expert Tips for Success
Choose tortillas that are not flimsy. Thicker ones hold up the toppings more easily.
Keep a close eye on the pizzas as they cook.
Try not to weigh down the pizzas with heavy toppings.
For an extra crispy pizza, broil it for 1 minute after cooking. Watch closely.
Flavor Variations & Toppings
When it comes to tortilla pizza toppings, the possibilities are endless. Here are some classic and creative topping ideas to consider.
Classic Margherita: Fresh basil leaves, sliced tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, and a drizzle of olive oil.
Pepperoni: Sliced pepperoni, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese.
Hawaiian: Ham or Canadian bacon, fresh pineapple chunks, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese.
Veggie Delight: Sliced bell peppers, onions, black olives, mushrooms, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese.
BBQ Chicken: Cooked and shredded chicken, BBQ saucered onions, cilantro, and mozzarella cheese.
Meat Lovers: A combination of pepperoni, cooked sausage, bacon, and ham, along with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Buffalo Chicken: Cooked and shredded chicken tossed in buffalo sauce, blue cheese or ranch dressing, and mozzarella cheese.
Mediterranean: Artichoke hearts, black olives, cherry tomatoes, spinach, feta cheese, and a drizzle of olive oil.
Pesto and Chicken: Pesto sauce, cooked and sliced chickencherry tomatoes, and mozzarella cheese.
Breakfast Pizza: Scrambled eggscooked bacon or sausage, cheddar cheese, and a sprinkle of chives.
Spinach and Feta: Fresh spinach leaves, crumbled feta cheese, sliced red onions, and tomato sauce.
Taco Pizza: Seasoned ground beef or turkey, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar cheese, and a dollop of sour cream after baking.
How to Serve & Store
This tortilla pizza truly shines when served hot and fresh!
Serve with a fresh side salad for an easy and healthy meal.
Store leftovers in the fridge for up to 4 days. To reheat, place the leftovers on a baking pan. Bake for 2 to 3 minutes, until warm.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
We recommend using our homemade whole wheat tortillas. For gluten-free, cassava tortillas are a great option.
Yes! Add your favorite toppings. Tortillas are not as sturdy as regular pizza dough, so try not to weigh them down.
Tortilla wraps are great for pizza bases.
To make them extra crispy, broil in the oven for 1 minute after cooking. Or, make them in the air fryer.
USA Pan 3 Piece Cookie Sheet Set: These are the best baking sheets for this pizza recipe.
Pizza Wheel: Use this kitchen tool to slice the pizza.
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