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portabella mushroom crust pizza

Recipe by
Gayle Hempy
Tucson, AZ

My husband is on a low carb diet, but loves pizza (and mushrooms)! This is my solution so he can eat the pizza he loves, but still adhere to the diet. I must admit, this has become one of my favorites too!

yield 4 (depending on size of mushroom)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 25 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For portabella mushroom crust pizza

  • 4
    large portabella mushroom caps
  • 6 oz
    jar pizza sauce
  • mozzarella cheese
  • onion, small chopped
  • pepperoni

How To Make portabella mushroom crust pizza

  • 1
    remove stems from mushrooms and scrape off gills with a spoon.
  • 2
    wipe off mushrooms with damp paper towel. Do not wash under running water as they will absorb the water.
  • 3
    Cook on baking sheet, gill side down, at 400 degrees for 10 minutes
  • 4
    Remove from oven, turn gill side up and spread inside with pizza sauce. Add additional toppings as desired, ending with cheese.
  • 5
    Bake an additional 15 minutes or until cheese bubbles.