Topping Encyclopedia: Caramelized Onions on Pizza

In this article, we discuss if Caramelized Onions belongs on Pizza. Spoiler: of course it does! There’s no vegetable quite like Caramelized Onions, and I’ll explain why below.

Caramelized Onions on Pizza

As a vegetable, Caramelized Onions is a fairly unusual pizza topping.

Caramelized Onions seem almost required on pizzas of all shapes and types. It just seems to be grown for the job.

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Did you know these Pizza facts?

This doesn’t have anything to do with Caramelized Onions on pizza, however here are three random pizza facts for you to sound like an expert;

Pizza fact 1: About 13% of Americans eat pizza on any given day

Pizza fact 2: There Are 9,000 pizzerias in New York State

Pizza fact 3: Happy’ Pizza in Cambodia is cooked with marijuana

Bonus Pizza Fact: We have lots of pizza articles on our website.

…which of these pizza facts did you already know?

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Caramelized Onions 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;

Caramelized Onions and Brie

Kale and Caramelized Onions

Caramelized Onions and Cherry tomatoes

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.

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Does Caramelized Onions belong on Pizza?

Haven’t you being paying attention? Absolutely, it does!

And if you really won’t try Caramelized Onions on pizza, there are many other vegetables to try on your pizzas as well.

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Try Caramelized Onions on your next pizza!

What works for me may not work for you. Finding your favourite toppings is a trial and error process, which for me, is still going, decades after making my first ever pizza.

Go on, next pizza you have, try some Caramelized Onions on it. Even perhaps some Cherry tomatoes?