The grilled chicken breast on this pesto pizza adds so much extra meatiness and flavor you won’t want it any other way. I happen to love white sauce pizzas more than red sauce ones so this pizza recipe has become a personal favorite of mine over the summer. Grilling season isn’t over yet so make sure to gives this recipe a try soon!

 

Pesto pizza with grilled chickenIngredients:

1 lb. chicken breast

Salt and pepper, to taste

1 garlic clove, grated

Homemade Pizza dough

1/2 cup pesto

1/2 cup ranch dressing

2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese

 

 

Instructions:

1 . Season the chicken breast with salt and pepper. Rub the grated garlic on both sides of the chicken and grill on high heat until fully cooked.

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2 . Remove the chicken from the grill. Once it’s cooled, cut it into small pieces.

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3 . Grease a standard baking sheet with olive oil and spread the pizza dough out to a 15×12 inch oval.

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4 . Bake 425 degrees Fahrenheit for 5 minutes. Remove from oven.

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5 . Spread the pesto evenly onto the pizza dough then spread the ranch on top.

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6 . add the grilled chicken and shredded mozzarella on top of the sauce and bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 15-20 minutes.

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Pesto Pizza with Grilled Chicken
 
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Serves: 8
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. chicken breast
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 garlic clove, grated
  • Homemade Pizza dough
  • ½ cup pesto
  • ½ cup ranch dressing
  • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
Instructions
  1. Season the chicken breast with salt and pepper. Rub the grated garlic on both sides of the chicken and grill on high heat until fully cooked.
  2. Remove the chicken from the grill. Once it's cooled, cut it into small pieces.
  3. Grease a standard baking sheet with olive oil and spread the pizza dough out to a 15x12 inch oval.
  4. Bake 425 degrees Fahrenheit for 5 minutes. Remove from oven.
  5. Spread the pesto evenly onto the pizza dough then spread the ranch on top.
  6. add the grilled chicken and shredded mozzarella on top of the sauce and bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 15-20 minutes.