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Pizza Hut Veggie Lovers Pizza
With this dish, you can enjoy the hearty taste of the Pizza Hut Veggie Lovers Pizza recipe at home anytime. This pizza is a favorite for vegetarians and omnivores alike, and is a healthier alternative to pizza laden with greasy meats. However, with heaps of mozzarella cheese, this pie is still decadent and rich. Although Pizza Hut does not give away their exact recipe, this tastes extremely close to their Veggie Lovers Pizza.
Start to finish: 2 hours, 50 minutes (active time: 40 minutes)
Serves: Four people
|Offered by||Pizza Hut|
|Customer service phone||800-948-8488|
|Served as||Main dish|
|Main ingredients||Flour, tomato sauce, fresh tomatoes, black olives, mushrooms, red onions, bell peppers, mozzarella cheese|
|Similar to||Vegetarian pizza|
Pizza Hut Veggie Lovers Pizza Ingredients
- Recipe for Pizza Hut pizza dough
- 1 can tomato sauce (15 ounces)
- 1/4 cup water
- 1/4 teaspoon dried, crushed oregano leaves
- 1/4 teaspoon dried, crushed basil leaves
- 1/8 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/2 cup fresh tomatoes, diced
- 1/2 cup button mushrooms, sliced
- 1/2 cup green bell peppers, sliced thinly
- 1/2 cup red onion, sliced thinly
- 1/2 cup black olives, sliced
- 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
Pizza Hut Veggie Lovers Pizza Recipe
- Make the pizza dough according to the recipe instructions.
- While the dough is rising, start the pizza sauce by combining in a small saucepan the tomato sauce, water, oregano, basil, thyme, garlic powder, salt and black pepper.
- Over medium heat, bring the sauce mixture to a boil.
- Lower the heat, cover and simmer the sauce for about 30 minutes until it reaches the desired thickness.
- Preheat oven to 450 F.
- Once the dough has finished rising, shape into a round.
- Pour half of the pizza sauce onto the pizza dough.
- Sprinkle on the diced tomatoes, sliced mushrooms, sliced bell peppers, sliced red onions, and sliced black olives.
- Sprinkle the mozzarella cheese on top of the veggies.
- Bake for about 20 minutes, or until the crust is cooked and the cheese has melted completely.
Recipe by CopyCatRecipeGuide's Food Editors
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Pizza Hut serves their Veggie Lovers Pizza with grated parmesan cheese and crushed red pepper on the side. For the full Pizza Hut experience, you may wish to serve your pizza with other restaurant menu items such as Pizza Hut Cheese Sticks and Pizza Hut Garlic Dipping Sauce. For a sweet dessert treat, follow the meal with some Pizza Hut Hershey's Chocolate Dunkers.
Also See: How to Make Pizza Hut Stuffed Crust Pizza, How to Make Pizza Hut Thin 'N Crispy Pizza, How to Make Pizza Hut Ultimate Cheese Lovers Pizza, How to Make Pizza Hut Marinara Dipping Sauce, How to Make Vegan Applebees Spinach Pizza.