Umm, This Vegan Pizza Might Even Taste Better Than The Real Thing

By | June 28, 2019

There are many upsides to following a vegan diet — plenty of fruits, vegetables, and fibre-rich nuts and legumes. But one major downside? No pizza.

I mean, seriously, finding a good vegan pizza is kind of like spotting a unicorn in the wild — it’s the stuff of legends! Luckily, these 20 vegan pizza recipes will satisfy even the most dedicated cheese-lover. Don’t believe me? Get ready to have your mind totally blown.

Vegan Green Goddess Pizza

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Okay, so this pizza doesn’t actually include green goddess dressing, but it is jam-packed with green veggies layered on a basil white hummus spread.

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Per serving (1 slice): 332 calories, 8.9 g fat (1.1 g saturated), 18.8 g carbs, 4 g sugar, 793 mg sodium, 7.9 g fibre, 13.5 g protein

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Skinny Mexican Avocado Pizza

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Wait, avocado pizza? My dreams have come true. This pizza is like a fiesta on a plate.

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Per serving: 171 calories, 4.1 g fat, 28.4 g carbs, 2.1 g sugar, 4.5 g fibre, 5.8 g protein

Socca Pizza

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Yes, socca sounds super fancy—rest assured, it’s not. It just means that instead of wheat flour, the crust is made from chickpea flour. (Hello, gluten-free pizza crust.) Think of it as a chickpea pancake topped with your favourite veggies and cashew cheese.

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Per serving (1/2 pizza): 364 calories, 35.3g carbs, 6.6g fibre, 12.6g protein

Summer Red Curry Naan Pizza

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Curry, naan, and pizza—three of the tastiest things ever. Add fresh summer vegetables and you have the perfect quick and light meal.

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Per pizza: 540 calories, 11.8 g fat (2 g saturated), 83.5 g carbs, 11 g sugar, 1178.5 mg sodium, 12.4 g fibre, 15 g protein

Best Homemade Vegan Pizza

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This veggie vegan pizza will convert even the biggest skeptic who believes there’s no such thing as pizza without real cheese.

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Per serving (1 slice): 230 calories, 7.6 g fat, 35.8 g carbs, 3.3 g sugar, 6.7 g fibre, 9.7 g protein

Vegan Berbere Chickpea Pizza

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It may not be your first instinct to top a pizza with this Ethiopian spice blend, but it makes for an incredibly flavorful meal. The creamy tahini dressing adds a cool, tasty texture.

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Per serving: 438 calories, 9 g fat, 72 g carbs, 5 g sugar, 896 mg sodium, 13 g fibre, 17 g protein

BBQ Chickpea And Cauliflower Pizza

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Can we talk about this pizza for a minute? It combines all the tangy goodness of barbecue in a vegan pizza.

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Per serving (1 slice): 495 calories, 16.1g fat (2.5g saturated), 78.9g carbs, 19.3g sugar, 1548mg sodium, 8.9g fibre, 13.3g protein

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Lemon Herb Socca Pizza

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Okay, who would have thought to add lemon to pizza? But combined with fresh herbs like basil, tarragon, and oregano, you have a zippy, zesty treat.

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Per serving (1/4 pizza): 279 calories, 16 g fat (4 g saturated), 18.8 g carbs, 4 g sugar, 391.5 mg sodium, 3.5 g fibre, 14 g protein

Flatbread Pizza With Hummus

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If you’re wondering what to do with all your spring and summer vegetables, try this flatbread pizza. It’s fast and easy, making it a perfect weeknight meal.

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Per serving: 405 calories, 7 g fat, 68 g carbs, 14 g sugar, 437 mg sodium, 9 g fibre, 15 g protein

Pizza Bites With Pesto

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How cute are these little pizzas? You get a little pesto, sautéed mushroom, tomato, and crispy dough all in one bite.

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Per serving: 136.5 calories, 8 g fat (1 g saturated), 15 g carbs, 3 g sugar, 239 mg sodium, 2 g fibre, 4 g protein

Roasted Garlic And Portobello Mushroom Vegan Pizza

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Garlic and mushrooms make this vegan pizza a classic, not to mention, an easy weeknight dinner.

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Per serving (1/4 pizza): 237 calories, 6 g fat, 40 g carbs, 3 g sugar, 356 mg sodium, 2 g fibre, 7 g protein

Sicilian Cauliflower Pizza

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Braised cauliflower, sun-dried tomatoes, golden raisins, and red pepper flakes—this vegan pizza hits all the major flavours. Add a couple of dollops of almond ricotta, and your taste buds will thank you.

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Per serving: 224 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated), 33g carbs, 16g sugar, 334mg sodium, 6g fibre, 9g protein

Spinach Artichoke Pizza

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Think of this vegan pizza as your ultimate comfort food. Who can pass up the combo of spinach artichoke and pizza? Definitely not me.

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Per serving: 177 calories, 6g fat (1g saturated), 26g carbs, 1g sugar, 555mg sodium, 4g fibre, 7g protein

Stovetop Pizza With Avocado And Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

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Don’t want to turn on your oven but still craving pizza? No worries: Your stovetop works just as well for this pie.

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Per serving: 911 calories, 28 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 149 g carbs, 3 g sugar, 1836 mg sodium, 17 g fibre, 22 g protein

Sweet Potato Pizza Bites

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These mini sweet potato and pesto pizzas are a genius way to get your pizza and veggie fix. Plus, they make great party apps.

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Per serving: 48 calories, 2 g fat, 6 g carbs, 1 g sugar, 109 mg sodium, 1 g fibre, 1 g protein

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BBQ Chickpea Pizza

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You can’t have too many chickpeas or too much BBQ, so go ahead and make this vegan pizza the next time you need a satisfying dinner.

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Per serving (1/4 pizza): 301 calories, 6 g fat, 51 g carbs, 8 g sugar, 417 mg sodium, 10 g fibre, 12 g protein

Thai Chickpea And Veggie Pizza

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Want to switch up your regular pizza? Try adding some Thai flavours and peanut sauce. Your taste buds will thank you.

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Per serving: 468 calories, 0 g fat, 14 g carbs, 8 g sugar, 57 mg sodium, 4 g fibre, 2 g protein

Vegan Deep-Dish Pizza

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Just because you’re vegan doesn’t mean you have to give up deep-dish pizza, too. And while the thought of making pizza dough from scratch may make you nervous, don’t worry. This recipe is insanely easy.

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Per serving: 341 calories, 3 g fat, 66 g carbs, 6 g sugar, 540 mg sodium, 85 g fibre, 11 g protein

Vegan Tortilla Vegetable Pizza

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Super-crispy pizza topped with spicy sauce? Sign me up. You’ll get two of your five servings of veggies for the day with this vegan pizza recipe.

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Per serving (1 pizza): 181 calories, 30g carbs, 5g fibre, 7g protein

Vegan Greek Pizza

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If you’re a fan of Mediterranean flavours, you’re going to love this vegan Greek pizza. I’d totally opt for this over a Greek salad any day.

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Per serving: 470 calories, 19.2g fat (2.5g saturated), 66.1g carbs, 1.1g sugar, 1331mg sodium, 11g fibre, 14.7g protein

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