In this article, we discuss if Pine Nuts belongs on Pizza. Spoiler: of course it does, it’s fantastic! There’s no vegetable quite like Pine Nuts, and I’ll explain why below.
Pine Nuts on Pizza
As a vegetable, Pine Nuts is a fairly unusual pizza topping.
Pine Nuts is so good on so many different pizzas, and pairs well with many other toppings.
Did you know these Pizza facts?
This doesn’t have anything to do with Pine Nuts on pizza, however here are three random pizza facts for you to sound like an expert;
Pizza fact 1: October is National Pizza Month in the U.S.
Pizza fact 2: The average pizza slice in New York City usually matches the price of a subway ride
Pizza fact 3: The first pizza is thought to have been invented in Naples in the early 1500s
Bonus Pizza Fact: We have lots of pizza articles on our website.
…which of these pizza facts did you already know?
Pine Nuts 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;
Pine Nuts and Pear
Red peppers and Pine Nuts
Pine Nuts and Mushroom
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 Pine Nuts belong on Pizza?
Haven’t you being paying attention? Absolutely, it does!
If the idea of Pine Nuts on pizza really doesn’t appeal, there are many other vegetables to try on your pizzas as well.
Heard this one? I burned 2000 calories today. I fell asleep while baking pizza in the oven. Ouch! Dad joke.
Try Pine Nuts on your next pizza!
Try this and a few other toppings and see what one you like most.
The next time you order or make a pizza, why not try some Pine Nuts on it, it really is fantastic. Perhaps even add some Mushroom?