healthy veggie pizza with gluten free sweet potato crust

Healthy Veggie Pizza with Gluten Free Sweet Potato Crust

A homemade gluten free pizza crust made from mashed sweet potatoes and oats; topped with ricotta cheese, honey balsamic roasted beets, spinach, caramelized onions, Asiago cheese and walnuts.  Healthy veggie pizza with gluten free sweet potato crust is a tasty and easy pizza recipe.
Course Appetizer, Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine American
Keyword crust, glutenfree, healthypizza, homemade, veggies, yummyrecipes
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes


  • 2 X Sweet Potato Crust Recipe from Pinch of Yum (see recipe notes)
  • 2 Beets peeled and thinly sliced
  • 3 tbsp Balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tsp Honey
  • 1 tsp Dried Rosemary
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 3 tbsp Butter
  • 1 Yellow onion thinly sliced
  • 1/3 cup Ricotta Cheese
  • 1 cup Fresh Baby Spinach
  • 1 tsp Garlic Powder
  • ½ cup Asiago cheese shredded/grated
  • ½ cup Mozzarella cheese shredded
  • ¼ cup Walnuts roughly chopped
  • Balsamic Reduction for drizzling (see recipe notes)


  • Make sweet potato crust recipe via Pinch of Yum (see recipe notes). Set aside.
  • Preheat oven to 400.
  • Place sliced beets on aluminum foil-lined baking sheet, drizzle with olive oil, balsamic, honey, rosemary, salt and pepper. Toss and coat evenly.
  • Bake 20-25 minutes until softened and caramelized. Remove from oven and set aside.
  • While beets are roasting, melt butter in saucepan over medium-low heat. Add onions and pinch of salt. Cook, stirring frequently, until onions are golden and caramelized. About 20-25 minutes. Set aside.
  • Assemble pizza: spread ricotta evenly on pizza crust. (Leave a 1” edge for “crust”). Top with spinach and sprinkle with pepper and garlic powder. Sprinkle with both cheeses. Top with roasted beets, caramelized onions and walnuts.
  • Bake for 10-15 minutes until cheese is melted.
  • Remove from oven and drizzle with balsamic vinegar reduction.


*Recipe for Sweet Potato Crust here (I doubled the recipe for 1, 12" pizza)
*You can buy balsamic drizzle in the grocery store, or you can make your own (recipe here)