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Black Bean Pizza Recipe

Black Bean Pizza Recipe

"Tomatoes and cheese give this bean pizza traditional pizza flavor, says Janet Miller of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:15-20 servings


  • 1 tube (13.8 ounces) refrigerated pizza crust
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped zucchini
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) Italian diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend, divided


  • 1. Press dough into a greased 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Bake at 425° for 4-6 minutes or until crust just begins to brown.
  • 2. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, saute onion and garlic in oil until tender. Add zucchini; cook and stir for 1 minute or until crisp-tender. Add the beans and tomatoes; bring to a boil. Cook, uncovered, for 2 minutes or until heated through; drain.
  • 3. Sprinkle 2/3 cup cheese over crust. Top with bean mixture and remaining cheese. Bake 8-10 minutes longer or until crust is browned and cheese is melted. Yield: 15-20 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 104 calories, 4 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 8 mg cholesterol, 274 mg sodium, 13 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Sweet Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.