Unusual & Creative Pizza Sauces

Pizza can be topped with just about anything, and the combinations you can come up with are just about endless. And you don’t have to stick to a basic red pizza sauce either. You can top your pizza with just about any kind of sauce as well, allowing you to come up with creative and unique flavor combinations. In fact, you may have some ready-made sauces in your pantry right now. You probably just haven’t thought of them as pizza sauces before.

To use these unique sauces, just brush or spoon them onto your pizza dough before baking. Top with your favorite toppings and bake as usual.

  • Olive oil
  • Chili oil
  • Teriyaki sauce
  • Dijon mustard
  • Hoisin sauce
  • Taco sauce
  • Ranch dressing
  • Pesto sauce
  • Hot wing sauce
  • Sundried tomato puree
  • Enchilada sauce
  • Hummus
  • Refried beans
  • Salsa