Topping Encyclopedia: Zucchini on Pizza

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

Zucchini on Pizza

As a vegetable, Zucchini is a fairly unusual pizza topping.

Zucchini 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 Zucchini on pizza, however here are three random pizza facts for you to sound like an expert;

Pizza fact 1: The world record for the largest pizza is 122 feet, 8 inches in diameter

Pizza fact 2: 251.7 million pounds of pepperoni are consumed every year in the U.S. just from pizza

Pizza fact 3: NASA funded & tested a 3D printer that can make pizza for astronauts

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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Zucchini 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;

Zucchini and Pear

Goats cheese and Zucchini

Zucchini and Kale

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 Zucchini belong on Pizza?

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

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

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Try Zucchini on your next pizza!

In pizza circles, we never say no to any topping combination, unless we’ve tried it. Don’t ignore what you think are strange combinations unless you’ve actually tried them out yourself.

Go on, next pizza you have, try some Zucchini on it. Even perhaps some Kale?