Fresh Basil Pesto is the star ingredient in this Chicken Pesto Pizza recipe.
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Chicken Pesto Pizza

Fresh Basil Pesto is the star ingredient in this Chicken Pesto Pizza recipe.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chicken Pesto Pizza, Pizza
Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 Batch Perfect Pizza Crust unless you want to make two pizzas
  • basil pesto
  • cooked shredded or cubed chicken
  • sliced tomatoes cherry, vine, or roma all work
  • feta cheese crumbled

Instructions

  • Place pizza stone in the lower third of the oven. Heat the oven to 500˚ for at least 30 minutes. Shape the dough and transfer to a pizza peel or sheet of parchment dusted with semolina or cornmeal. Optional: Brush on olive oil and sprinkle garlic salt. Spread on the pesto, then place tomatoes slices on as desired. Sprinkle chicken and top with the feta cheese.
  • Slide the dough onto the pizza stone. Bake until the crust edges brown and cheese is golden brown in spots, about 8 to 12 minutes.
  • Let stand 5 minutes before slicing and serving.