This Homemade Buffalo Chicken Pizza Recipe is cheesy, full of buffalo flavor, packed with chicken, and topped with tomatoes and fresh basil leaves. We love this recipe because it’s full of flavor and requires minimal ingredients to make.
This pizza is perfect by itself because it has so much flavor. However, adding a little ranch drizzle on top would take this pizza to the next level.
The ingredients to make this Buffalo Chicken Pizza:
- Shredded chicken – use leftover chicken, store-bought chicken, or saute about 1-2 chicken breast seasoned with salt and black pepper until thoroughly cooked.
- Your favorite buffalo sauce. We love The New Primal Medium Buffalo Sauce. It’s so delicious and has the perfect amount of spice.
- Pizza dough, homemade or store-bought.
- Campari tomatoes
- Cheese: Fresh Mozzarella and Smoked Mozzarella – These two kinds of cheese are so good together on a pizza. Once you try it, you will be hooked.
- Sauce: olive oil, garlic, salt, and pepper
- Fresh basil leaves – this is optional, but I love adding fresh basil to this pizza because it gives a fresh flavor with each bite.
How to make buffalo chicken pizza? Easy. Toss shredded chicken with your favorite buffalo sauce, and then add it to a pizza. Add the rest of the topping and bake at the highest temperature (500-550 degrees F); your oven goes for about 12 minutes, or until crust is brown.
Frequently Asked Questions
It takes about 10 minutes to prep all the ingredients unless you need shredded chicken. It takes about 10 minutes to cook a chicken breast and takes 2-5 minutes to shred. The pizza takes about 10-12 minutes to make, depends on the size of the pizza dough.
Store pizza in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 3 days. Reheat in the microwave or on the stovetop until hot. We like to add olive oil to a pan and love how it crisps up the pizza crust. Goodbye to soggy leftover pizza dough.
This pizza pairs best with a fruity white wine, like Pinot Grigo, Chardonnay, or Riesling. The fruity cold wine enhances the spicy flavors of this pizza perfectly.
This is really a delicious pizza! It’s full of flavor, packed with protein, and super yummy. We hope you all enjoy it! ♡
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