Pizza on the Grill

LAST UPDATED: Feb 12, 2020 | PUBLISHED: May 06, 2013 | By: Julie Blanner
how to grill pizza | easy and amazing restaurant style pizza recipe

As summer approaches, I cook the majority of our dinners on the grill. Not only do I enjoy spending the extra time outside watching the girls play, but sometimes, grilling is just better. An oven is no comparison to the grill when it comes to preparing restaurant quality pizza. It gives the crust an unbelievable texture. It’s also quick and easy to prepare. Keep reading to learn how to grill pizza for restaurant style pizza at home…

To grill pizza, roll out refrigerated store bought dough or dough from your favorite pizza place. Preheat grill to medium high heat. Baste one side of dough with olive oil. Place that side down and allow to cook for 2-3 minutes, until bubbling. Baste the top of the crust and flip and allow to bubble.

How to grill pizza for wood fired restaurant flavor at home!

How to grill pizza for wood fired restaurant flavor at home!

how to grill pizza

Add ingredients, close the lid and reduce heat to medium low. Continue to cook about 8 minutes, or until toppings are melted. For this pizza, I added 3 oz goat cheese, 1 onion, caramelized, salt and pepper.

how to cook pizza on the grill

Other grilled favorites of mine are:
marghertita-1 jar pesto, fresh mozzarella & 2 roma tomatoes sliced thin {shown above left}
sundried tomato-fresh mozzarella, sundried tomatoes and fresh basil

Click here for my easy grilled cheese appetizer recipe. You don’t want to miss it!

You may also love using this recipe for your nextPizza Night!