Skip to main content

What’s For Dinner? Easy and Healthy Portobello Pizzas

Portobello Mushroom Pizzas with Veggies, Fruits and salad
August 18, 2019
Portobello Mushroom Pizzas with Veggies, Fruits and salad
What’s For Dinner? Easy and Healthy Portobello Pizzas

This recipe was inspired by Heinen’s What’s for Dinner?, a weekly meal guide with simple ingredients and step-by-step instructions.

Sneak in an extra serving of vegetables (and cut down on prep time) by swapping pizza dough for mushrooms! Portobello mushroom caps make for perfect mini pizzas. Top with jarred sauce, shredded cheese and your favorite toppings for a healthy meal that’s ready in 15 minutes.

Portobello Pizza

Easy Portobello Pizzas

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 10 minutes
Serves: 2-4

Ingredients: 

  • Phillips Gourmet Large Portobello Mushroom Caps (4)
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • Rao’s Homemade Pizza Sauce
  • Heinen’s Shredded Mozzarella

Toppings:

  • Dried Italian herbs
  • Heinen’s Pepperoni Slices
  • Sliced Kalamata olives
  • Jarred roasted red peppers
  • Canned artichoke hearts
  • Chopped fresh basil

PREPARATION

  1. Preheat broiler.
  2. Using a spoon, remove the stems and scrape out the brown gills of mushrooms. Brush the tops of the mushrooms with olive oil.
  3. Broil mushrooms, top side up, for 3-4 minutes, or until mushrooms begin to shrink slightly. Remove pan from oven and carefully flip mushrooms.
  4. Top each mushroom with 1-2 tablespoons pizza sauce, 2 tablespoons shredded cheese and desired toppings.
  5. Return mushrooms to broiler for 3-4 more minutes, or until cheese melts.

Portobello Pizza

Click Here to Print the Recipe for Easy Portobello Pizzas

By Carolyn Hodges
Carolyn is a boy mom and culinary dietitian in Cleveland, Ohio. The Dinner Shift is dedicated to helping busy moms get dinner on the table after the weekday grind, however that is defined for you and yours.

This site is not optimized for your current browser (Internet Explorer 11).

Please switch to one of the following browsers for a complete viewing experience:

Chrome Logo Chrome Firefox Logo Firefox Edge Logo Edge