Pizza Guide: Puttanesca Pizza

These details on Puttanesca pizza are just one of over 200 unique styles of Pizza that I have collated into one huge ‘Pizza Guide’. Please check out some of the other pizzas here.

About Puttanesca Pizza

Pizza Name: Puttanesca

Originates from: France

This is where they came from, or are most popular. Let me know any corrections if you know better.

Pizza Type: Vegetarian

Base Sauce: Red

There are two types of base sauces which distinguish different types of pizza. Red, which normally means tomato or chill sauce, and white, which is often either olive oil, cheese or a cream sauce. White sauce pizzas are referred to as Pizza Bianca, and red sauce pizzas are categorised as Pizza Rossa.

Puttanesca Pizza Toppings

Here is a list of the typical toppings on a Puttanesca Pizza. Some variations may occur between different regions or restaurants.

  • Tomato Sauce
  • Mozzarella
  • Gorgonzola
  • Pine Nuts
  • Hot Chilli Peppers

Puttanesca Recipes

Want to try making Puttanesca at home? These are some great recipes I know of;

Puttanesca pizza

Pizza Quote

Unless you are a pizza, the answer is yes, I can live without you. – Bill Murray

Other Pizzas

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