Margherita Pizza with Cauliflower crust

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This Margherita Pizza with Cauliflower Crust tastes just like pizza without all of the calories or carbs! It’s a great Gluten Free option as well! This is seriously, hands down, the best pizza I’ve ever had that’s Gluten free!


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  • For the Cauliflower Pizza Crust:
  • 1 head of cauliflower
  • 1/4 cup of mozzarella cheese
  • 1/4 cup of parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp back pepper
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/4 tsp garlic salt
  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 cheese cloth
  • For the Topping:
  • half of a jar of your favorite pizza sauce or 3/4 cup of my marinara sauce
  • 2 roma tomatoes sliced thin
  • 1 package of fresh basil leaves
  • 1 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  2. Take one head of cauliflower, wash and chop up the florets.
  3. Place chopped cauliflower in a food processor, pulse for around 30 seconds until cauliflower looks like snow.
  4. Place cauliflower in a microwave safe bowl and heat for 2-3 minutes covered. Let it cool before the next step.
  5. Place cooked cauliflower in a cheese cloth and squeeze out as much water as you can.
  6. Add cauliflower to a medium size bowl.
  7. Add 1/4 cup mozzarella, parmesan, salt, pepper, red pepper flakes, basil, oregano, and garlic salt.
  8. Stir together.
  9. Add egg and stir until blended together.
  10. Form cauliflower dough into a ball with your hands and place on parchment paper over a pizza pan.
  11. Spread the dough out to the edges of the pan.
  12. Bake 10-15 minutes until crust is golden brown.
  13. Add pizza sauce/or marinara to the cooked cauliflower pizza crust.
  14. Place sliced roma tomatoes, then place basil leaves on top, and add 1 cup Mozzarella.
  15. Bake approximately 10-15 minutes or until cheese is bubbly and golden brown on the edges.
  16. Let sit for 5 minutes before slicing.
  17. Enjoy!

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