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Philly Cheese Pizza

Philly inspired pizza loaded with onions, mushrooms, bell peppers, and garlic.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 4 -8 servings
Author: Stephanie


  • 1 prepared pizza crust*
  • 1 medium yellow onion diced
  • 8-10 cloves garlic divided
  • 1 medium green bell pepper chopped
  • 6-7 baby bella mushrooms sliced
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil divided
  • 1 tbsp. butter
  • 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. onion powder
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 4 ounces Monterey Jack cheese
  • 6 ounces mozzarella cheese
  • sprinkle of red chili pepper flakes


  • Preheat oven 375 degrees
  • Meanwhile melt butter and 1 tbsp. olive oil over medium high heat. Add onions, mushrooms, bell pepper, 4 cloves chopped garlic, garlic powder, and onion powder. Cook about 8-10 minutes until onions are translucent. Remove from heat and set aside.
  • Chop remaining garlic cloves finely and mix with tbsp. olive oil. Spread garlic olive oil on pizza crust. Top with Monterey Jack cheese, onion & pepper mixture, then mozzarella cheese.
  • Sprinkle with red chili pepper flakes.
  • Bake in preheated oven about 15 minutes.


*I used Against the Grain gluten free pizza crust