How to make Cauliflower Pizza -

This recipes proves that you don’t need the conventional pizza base to make delicious pizzas

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Cauliflower (फूलगोभी), Quinoa flour

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters


Cauliflower Pizza

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Hindi: phool gobhi
Till a few years ago, cauliflower used to be a vegetable that is only available during winter but of late cauliflower is available year around especially in big cities. Referred to as the aristocrat of the cabbage family, the flowers are also eaten raw at times. While buying, look for fresh cauliflowers with compact white heads and green fresh looking leaves. Avoid and reject any loose or spread out heads – they are a sure sign of over maturity.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Cauliflower Pizza Recipe

  • Cauliflower , grated 2 cups

  • Quinoa flour 1 1/2 cups

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns , crushed to taste

  • Eggs 4

  • Parmesan cheese 80 grams

  • Olive oil 4 tablespoons

  • Button mushrooms 8-10

  • Chicken sausages 2

  • Fresh mozzarella cheese 400 grams

  • Pizza sauce 1/2 cup

  • Fresh basil leaves 8-10 + to garnish

Method

Step 1

Take cauliflower in a large bowl, add salt, crushed black peppercorns and quinoa flour. Break the eggs and add and mix well.

Step 2

Grate parmesan cheese into the bowl and mix till well combined. Add a little water and mix well.

Step 3

To make each pizza, heat 2 tbsps oil in a shallow non-stick pan, add a portion of the mixture and spread it evenly to form a thick disc. Cook on medium heat till the base is cooked completely.

Step 4

Meanwhile, slice button mushrooms, chicken sausages and fresh mozzarella cheese.

Step 5

Flip and cook the other side of the pizza base till golden brown and crisp.

Step 6

Spread some pizza sauce over the cauliflower base, place some mushroom slices and chicken sausage slices on top, sprinkle salt and crushed black peppercorns over them.

Step 7

Arrange some cheese slices on top and place a few fresh basil leaves on top. Drizzle a little pizza sauce on top, cover and cook till the cheese melts. Repeat the process with the remaining ingredients.

Step 8

Garnish with fresh basil leaves. Cut into wedges and serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal www.sanjeevkapoor.com is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.