9 Dessert Pizza Recipes for a Sweet Ending to Any Meal
Why You Should Eat Pizza for Dessert
You could probably write a love letter, poem, and song to the classic, carb-filled savory pizza, but have you tried sweet dessert pizza before?
This take on the classic pie can be a new, fun way to do dessert. While some dessert pizza recipes overdose on added sugar and fat, there are so many ways to whip up a healthy dessert pizza. Make the crust out of a cookie base, whip it up with fiber-rich ingredients like oats and almond flour, or elect to keep it simple and use a wholesome tortilla as your crust.
Plus, you can easily tailor the toppings to your personal preferences: Try a Greek yogurt spread, top that with your favorite fruits, homemade nut butter "sauce," or vegan coconut whipped cream. The possibilities are endless! Check out these healthy dessert pizza recipes for inspiration.
Lemony Greek Yogurt Sugar Cookie Pizza
Fruit Pizza with Oat & Almond Butter Crust
Want to eat dessert and reach your fiber and protein quota at the same time? Well, this dessert pizza is for you! The recipe includes a mascarpone "sauce" that gets spread on a crust made with rolled oats, almond butter, and almond flour—providing 7 grams of protein and 4 grams of fiber in one slice.
Chocolate Dessert Pizza
Chocolate lovers will dig this vegan-friendly recipe, which uses homemade chocolate frosting made with roasted hazelnuts, cocoa powder, and maple syrup. (Related: These Vegan Dessert Recipes Will Make You Forget All About Dairy and Eggs)
Tropical Coconut Whipped Cream Pizza
This colorful dessert pizza is almost too pretty to eat, but we think you'll manage. Plus, it gives off tropical vibes thanks to mango, pineapple, kiwi, and berries. The base of the pizza is a wholesome shortbread crust, and it's topped with a coconut whipped cream. (Related: Sweet and Savory Mango Recipes You Can Make Year-Round)
Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt Frosted Pizza
This healthy dessert pizza calls for a fiber-filled oatmeal crust and 2-ingredient protein-rich frosting, made with chocolate peanut butter powder and plain Greek yogurt. (Related: These Greek Yogurt Dessert Recipes Are Exactly What Your Sweet Tooth Needs)
Vegan Sunflower Oat Cookie and Chocolate Avocado Icing Pizza
Get a nice dose of heart-healthy fat with this dessert pizza recipe, which features a chocolate avocado icing and oatmeal sunflower seed cookie crust. Both avocado and sunflower seed butter contain healthy fat and fiber. Avocado provides many nutrients, including vitamin K, folate, and vitamin C, while sunflower seed butter is rich in vitamin E and magnesium. (Related: These Health Benefits of Avocados Will Solidify Your Love for the Fruit)
Watermelon pizza just screams summer! Using watermelon as your crust makes this dessert pizza recipe a light and airy option after a heavy meal of, say cookout burgers and hotdogs. Just cut a large watermelon into wedges, whip up a cream cheese glaze, and spread it on top of your "crust," then add fruit toppings for the perfect poolside snack. (Related: 8 Fun Ways to Enjoy Watermelon This Summer)
Chocolate Coconut Cauliflower Crust Pizza
Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Pizza
This easy dessert pizza features one of the best food combos: chocolate, peanut butter, and banana. Using a brown rice tortilla as the crust, this pizza can be whipped up in 15 minutes flat. (Related: Easy, Healthy Banana Peanut Butter Recipes That You’ll Want to Make on Repeat)