Margherita Pizza

Margherita Pizza
20 May 2024

Margarita pizza, one of the original flavors of Italian cuisine, is prepared only with cheese. In addition, basil, garlic, and sauce can be used. Ingredients such as sausage, pepperoni, chicken meat, and cubes are not included. For this reason, it is also suitable for vegetarian diets. So, how to make margarita pizza at home? If you are ready, we can move on to the delicious pizza margarita recipe.

How Many Calories in 1 Slice of Pizza Margarita?

A slice of pizza margarita is 160 calories, and a whole pizza is about 600 calories. Since it has a high carbohydrate value, it should be consumed in moderation.

Prep Time : 25 mins
Cook time : 25 mins
Servings : 6 People
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Margherita Pizza


  • 1 portion of pizza dough
  • 1 portion of sauce
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 5 tomatoes
  • 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tsp balsamic vinegar
  • 3/4 cup chopped basil
  • Salt
  • Black Pepper
Margherita Pizza


  1. Wash the tomatoes and slice them thinly. Season with vinegar, olive oil, grated garlic, salt, and pepper.
  2. Roll out the dough and place it on baking paper. Spread the sauce on it. Spread the mozzarella cheese on it.
  3. Spread the tomato mixture on top and bake in an oven preheated to 200 degrees. Sprinkle with chopped basil, and serve hot.
Expert Tips
  • If you have leftover pizza dough, you can wrap it with cling film and keep it in the refrigerator.
  • Do not flour the pizza dough too much to avoid burns on the pizza base.
  • First, roll out the dough by hand. Then use a rolling pin to shape it.
  • Pour homemade pizza sauce on the pizza base and spread it.
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