In this expert article, let’s discuss if Shallots belongs on Pizza. Spoiler: of course it does, it’s fantastic! There’s no vegetable quite like Shallots, and I’ll explain why below.
Shallots are an excellent source of fiber, stimulating the digestive system, and a good source of the minerals iron, potassium, and magnesium. The antioxidants are released from the shallot when it is sliced or crushed. The color of shallots varies from golden brown to rose-red. The inner flesh is pulpy white with some green coloring.
Shallots on Pizza
As a vegetable, Shallots is a fairly common pizza topping.
Shallots 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 Shallots on pizza, however here are three random pizza facts for you to sound like an expert;
Pizza fact 1: 61% of Americans prefer thin crust pizza
Pizza fact 2: Consumption of pizza has increased American’s consumption of cheese by 41% since 1995
Pizza fact 3: Pizzas in Italy were originally square-shaped
Bonus Pizza Fact: We have lots of pizza articles on our website.
…which of these pizza facts did you already know?
Shallots 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;
Shallots and Cherry tomatoes
Pear and Shallots
Shallots and Olives
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 Shallots belong on Pizza?
Haven’t you being paying attention? Absolutely, it does!
If the idea of Shallots on pizza really doesn’t appeal, there are many other vegetables to try on your pizzas as well.
Heard this one? Why does the mushroom always get invited to pizza parties? Because he’s such a fungi! Ouch! Dad joke.
Try Shallots on your next pizza!
Never close your mind off to trying new pizza toppings. Your next favourite may be the one you haven’t tried yet!
The next time you order or make a pizza, why not try some Shallots on it, it really is fantastic. Perhaps even add some Olives?