Pizza with white sauce

pizza with white sauce

This recipe for pizza with white cheese sauce is great for people who love pizza but don’t like the traditional red sauce on top. The dish is made with mozzarella cheese instead of parmesan, which makes it lighter in flavor.

What is white sauce on pizza made of?

There are many types of white sauce but the famous white sauce is made from a mixture of milk, butter, flour, and spices. It's often used as a topping for pizza.

How to make white sauce for pizza?

You can buy white sauce if you are lazy or you want to gain some time. But, if you want to make pizza interesting it is better to make it by yourself and I'm here to tell you how.

  • Bring a small pan, and melt 2 tablespoons of unsalted butter in it over medium heat.
  • After the butter melted, add two tablespoons of flour then start whisking for 2 minutes.
  • Add 1 cup of milk to the pan, then, continue whisking until smooth and thickened and start to make bubbles.
  • Then, we will add some spices now. Add 2 minced garlic cloves, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, And 1/4 cup parmesan cheese. Stir well for one minute.
  • Remove the pan from heat and continue whisking until the cheese melts.
  • Finally, you can pour the white sauce into a jar and then put it in the fridge for 2 hours. Then, you can add the sauce to the pizza.

Is white sauce pizza healthy?

White sauce is not considered a healthier alternative to red sauce because it contains more fat and calories than red sauce. However, it does contain less sodium and sugar than red sauce.

Is white pizza sauce the same as Alfredo's?

No, white sauce is not the same as Alfredo sauce. Alfredo sauce is made with cream and butter, while the white sauce is made with milk and flour.

Can you use Alfredo sauce as white pizza sauce?

You can certainly make a white sauce out of Alfredo sauce. Just add some water and stir until smooth. If you prefer a thicker consistency, you can also add more flour.

Is white or red pizza sauce better for you?

There's no right answer here. Both sauces are delicious, but there are pros and cons to each one. The red sauce contains tomato paste, which gives it a deeper flavor than the white sauce. However, the white sauce contains less sugar and salt than the red sauce.

Can you eat pizza with white sauce only?

Yes, you can. But the white sauce comes instead of the red one for those who hate tomatoes or want to change the taste of pizza. It's better to add some toppings for pizza for example meat or some veggie like we will do in this recipe.

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How to make white sauce pizza?

All you have to do is follow the instructions below. Don't forget to give your opinion in the comments below. Cheers!!!

Cooking Method
Difficulty Beginner
Prep Time: 25 min Cook Time: 30 min Rest Time: 10 min Total Time: 1 hr 5 mins
Servings 2
Best Season Suitable throughout the year
    Dough ingredients
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 2.5 cups flour
  • 4 tablespoons Olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 6 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon yeast
  • Sauce and filling ingredients
  • 1 Head onion (cut into circles)
  • 1 tomato (cut into circles)
  • black olive
  • 100 grams chicken breast
  • 1 green pepper
  • white sauce (that we made before)
  1. Let's start with our delicious pizza, First, let's start with the kneading dough. Mix all the dough ingredients in a bowl. knead the dough well and cover it. Let it rest for at least 1 hour.

  2. While the dough rest, bring a bowl, and season the cut chicken breast with salt, and black pepper. Stir well and put them fry in a frying pan. Make sure to add butter before starting frying to prevent burning.

  3. Next, once the chicken gets a golden color that means it is cooked. 

  4. After that, when the dough is ready, bring an oven tray. Grease it with a little olive oil. A pinch of flour on the tray then spread the dough all over the oven tray. Make sure that the dough is spread all the same.

  5. After that, spread the white sauce over the dough and make sure the sauce spread all the same over the dough. This thing is very important. 

  6. Next, add tomato, green pepper, black olive, chicken, and onion. Season it well.

  7. Next, enter the tray into the oven. Wait until the dough starts getting red. Take it out and add another layer of mozzarella cheese then put it back in the oven on high heat.

  8. Finally, when the pizza is cooked well take it out and cut it into pieces. Cheers!!!