In this article, we discuss if Asparagus belongs on Pizza. Spoiler: of course it does! There’s no vegetable quite like Asparagus, and I’ll explain why below.
Asparagus on Pizza
As a vegetable, Asparagus is a fairly unusual pizza topping.
Asparagus are an awesome ingredient and work well with many other toppings. Find what works for you.
Did you know these Pizza facts?
This doesn’t have anything to do with Asparagus on pizza, however here are three random pizza facts for you to sound like an expert;
Pizza fact 1: One 18-inch pizza gives you more pizza than two 12-inch pizzas
Pizza fact 2: A typical daily pizza serving accounts for more than half of the lycopene in your diet
Pizza fact 3: The first pizzeria in America was Lombardi’s in New York City
Bonus Pizza Fact: We have lots of pizza articles on our website.
…which of these pizza facts did you already know?
Asparagus goes on Pizza with…
I’m a big believer in trying many combinations of pizza toppings, until you find the ones that suit you the best. However, to help you navigate the multitude of pizza styles and toppings, try these;
Asparagus and Zucchini
Basil and Asparagus
Asparagus and Chicken
Don’t stop at those though, keep trying various combinations and amounts. I prefer 3-6 toppings; any more, and my pizza is too heavy and no topping stands out very well. That’s just my personal taste though.
Does Asparagus belong on Pizza?
Haven’t you being paying attention? Absolutely, it does!
And if you really won’t try Asparagus on pizza, there are many other vegetables to try on your pizzas as well.
Try Asparagus on your next pizza!
Different toppings work together to make different styles and types of pizza. What you like may not be what the next person likes.
Go on, next pizza you have, try some Asparagus on it. Even perhaps some Chicken?