Chorizo is such a versatile ingredient to put on your pizza that we have 15 quick and easy Chorizo pizza recipes that the family will love. Even though you may have already tried some type of pizza containing chorizo as an ingredient.
We want to make sure you have as many options as possible. We don’t doubt that your family will love each and every one, so let’s get on with going through them.
Chorizo, Peppers and Manchego Pizza
First, we have this chorizo, peppers and manchego pizza which promises to delight your tastebuds. Also, this recipe is easy to follow.
For the base, use a can of peeled plum tomatoes, mash them up, and spread. Then, throw on your chorizo and red peppers before adding the cheese. Once you throw it in the oven for some 12 minutes, but this depends on the base, it will be ready to eat. Finish it off with some fresh basil leaves.
Spicy Chorizo with Caramelized Onions Pizza
Here, we have chorizo combined with caramelized onions, some goat cheese and arugula, so you have a number of different flavors coming through on the one pizza. Again, use any base you like, and caramelize your onions in a pan before adding them to the pizza.
For this, use a simple tomato sauce on the base, and allow the flavors of the spicy chorizo and goat cheese to really come through on their own. It will be worth it in the end when you take it out the oven and tuck in.
Chorizo, Capsicum and Olives Pizza
This is quite a classic pizza ingredient combination with chorizo, capsicum and some olives thrown in for good measure. In this instance, we feel a thin base will work best, and then top it all off with your favorite cheese.
It also uses a simple tomato base, and after coming out of the oven, which only takes around 10 minutes, top everything off with some arugula and fresh parsley to complete the taste.
Smoky Chorizo Pizza
This pizza is so simple, and yet it has the ability to pack a real punch in the taste department. For this, cook your chorizo and chop it up into small pieces. Brush the base with some olive oil, and add the peppers, chorizo and a selection of your favorite cheese.
There really is nothing complex about this pizza. It keeps it basic, but you will be glad you didn’t make it too complex when you take it out of the oven. Also, it only takes 8 to 10 minutes to bake.
Chorizo Corn Pizza
So this pizza brings together two excellent ingredients in chorizo and corn. For this one, you have no sauce, so you do need to sprinkle some olive oil over the base.
Cook your chorizo in advance then sprinkle it over the base. Add in some corn, jalapenos, cheese, green onions and garlic to complete the dish. It will only take around 8 to 10 minutes to bake in the oven, but this does depend on the type of base.
Chorizo and Serrano Ham Pizza
This pizza is an absolute must if you love meat since it combines both chorizo and Serrano ham together on the one topping. But for this pizza, it’s also recommended you use some feta cheese and sliced black olives.
The base is covered in a thin layer of tomato pizza sauce before adding the toppings. Don’t go too over the top either, but do look at cooking your chorizo first before throwing it on. Everything else can just be sprinkled on before putting it in the oven to bake.
Chicken and Chorizo Pizza
This chicken and chorizo pizza is a winner no matter how you look at it. Add your favorite tomato sauce to the base, pre-cook your chorizo before moving it across, and throw on some already roasted chicken.
After that, finish everything with some Mozzarella, and make sure you have lots of it. Then, throw it in the oven for however long your base takes to cook, and you are good to go.
Mexican Chorizo Pizza
This Mexican chorizo pizza throws in peppers, cheese, corn, and a bit of spice for good measure. Basically, you can put anything on this pizza if your heart desires.
Also, we recommend adding some cream, Mexican cheese, and some extra chili if that’s one thing you love. After that, throw it in the oven according to what your base needs for it to cook, and you will be ready for an absolute taste explosion.
Shrimp and Chorizo Pizza
This pizza combines shrimp and chorizo. Now, this may not be the combination you would immediately have spring to mind, but it certainly adds something different to your usual pizza toppings.
Here, we keep the base pretty plain with only some olive oil brushed over the base. Then, cook your shrimp and chorizo before adding to the pizza. Dress with some escarole and cheese before throwing it all in the oven to bake.
Double Cheese and Chorizo Pizza
This pizza loves to keep things pretty simple by using a basic tomato sauce on the base along with two of your favorite cheese and chorizo. Of course, you need to cook your chorizo before throwing it on the pizza, and then it’s up to you to select your cheese.
However, we do recommend cheddar cheese and Mozzarella. They are two classics, and you just cannot beat them when it comes to this particular recipe. Then, throw it in the oven according to your base, and you are ready to eat.
Chorizo and Mushroom Pizza
This pizza is very rustic in its final appearance with cherry tomato, peppers, chorizo, and mushrooms all thrown on at random. Cook your chorizo first, and then cover the pizza base in tomato pizza sauce.
After that, you want to toss on your other ingredients and top it all off with some cheese. It’s nice and simple, and yet it’s going to taste amazon. Then, put it in the oven and wait.
Chorizo and Avocado Pizza
This pizza is certainly offering something different with chorizo and avocado. Now. let’s get one thing clear, the avocado comes as a salsa which you then put on the pizza. It’s not slices, so you need to follow the recipe for making the salsa.
After that, you cook your chorizo as you like, and then add it to the base, which is covered in the salsa. Then, add on some green onions, jalapenos, and top it off with a lot of cheese. Once you are finished, bake it in the oven according to your base, and then sit back and enjoy.
Chorizo and Cherry Tomato Pizza
This pizza doesn’t believe in making things complicated, so it sticks to a simple thin tomato sauce on the base along with chorizo and a healthy covering of cherry tomato. Add some cheddar and Mozzarella to the mix to complete the finished pizza.
After cooking in the oven, you want to then cover it with some arugula and fresh herbs. That really is all you need to do in order to make this pizza. It will be ready and on the table in minutes.
Kale, Chorizo and Manchego Pizza
This pizza recipe means you will get a healthy handful of those all-important greens as kale does form a key part of this pizza topping. Mixed in with some chorizo and manchego makes for something that will delight your tastebuds.
This pizza does call for simply some olive oil drizzled over the base before everything else is added to the top. Then, all it takes is to be thrown in the oven for however long your base takes to cook, and it’s ready.
Salsa Verde Chorizo Pizza
This pizza uses salsa verde along with chorizo to give the entire pizza a bit more of a bite to it. Of course, you can swap in any sort of salsa you want, and not just the salsa verde kind.
With this, you may want to slightly alter the other ingredients depending on what is in your salsa. You may want to increase or decrease the onions, as an example.
Add in some cherry tomatoes, and a rich pasta sauce on the base before being generous with the cheese and throw it in the oven. Do just remember to crisp up your chorizo beforehand and then get ready for a pizza that will make the entire family happy.
And there you have it, 15 different chorizo pizza recipes that are not only quick and easy, but are pretty much guaranteed to make the family happy. They take very few ingredients, and you can even use the pre-prepared bases to make life that bit easier.
Now all you have to do is to choose which recipe you want to follow, and then give it a go.