Homemade BBQ Chicken Pizza Recipe

Homemade BBQ Chicken Pizza Recipe

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How To Make Homemade BBQ Chicken Pizza

This BBQ chicken pizza recipe makes a filling serving of tender chicken, topped with gooey shredded mozzarella and smoked gouda for a deep, smoky flavor.

Preparation: 2 hours 15 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 2 hours 30 minutes



  • ½*homemade pizza crust,(see Recipes Notes for recipe)
  • 2tspolive oil
  • cupbbq sauce,(plus 2 tbsp)
  • 1cupchicken,(about one 8 oz breast), cooked, chopped or shredded
  • cupmozzarella cheese,shredded
  • cupsmoked gouda cheese,shredded
  • ½small red onion,thinly sliced
  • fresh cilantro,chopped, for topping, optional


  1. Preheat the oven to 475 degrees F. Cover the shaped dough lightly with plastic wrap and allow it to rest as the oven preheats.

  2. Brush the shaped dough lightly with olive oil. Using fingers, push dents into the surface of the dough to prevent bubbling.

  3. Top the dough evenly with ⅓ cup of BBQ sauce. Toss the cooked chicken with the remaining BBQ sauce, then scatter all around the pizza. Add the cheeses and red onion.

  4. Bake the pizza for 12 to 15 minutes. Remove from the oven and top with fresh cilantro, if desired.

  5. Slice the hot pizza and serve immediately. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • *Check out this Homemade Pizza Crust Recipe to go with this pizza dish!
  • Cover leftover pizza tightly and store it in the refrigerator. Reheat as desired.


  • Calories: 225.12kcal
  • Fat: 12.35g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.04g
  • Trans Fat: 0.02g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 4.31g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.20g
  • Carbohydrates: 16.03g
  • Fiber: 0.75g
  • Sugar: 4.74g
  • Protein: 12.10g
  • Cholesterol: 42.66mg
  • Sodium: 485.29mg
  • Calcium: 210.57mg
  • Potassium: 120.71mg
  • Iron: 0.92mg
  • Vitamin A: 68.88µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.91mg
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