How to Make Aubergine Pizza: A Tasty Twist on Classic Pizza

How to Make Aubergine Pizza: A Tasty Twist on Classic Pizza

Aubergine pizza is a pizza that features eggplant (also known as aubergine) as a main ingredient. Aubergine Pizza in Hindi is called "बैंगन पिज़्ज़ा" (baingan pizza). It is a vegetarian pizza and typically includes a tomato-based sauce, mozzarella cheese, and sliced or roasted eggplant on top of a pizza crust. Other ingredients such as garlic, basil, olives, and peppers may also be added for flavor. Some variations of aubergine pizza use a white sauce instead of tomato sauce or incorporate other vegetables such as zucchini or bell peppers. Aubergine pizza is a popular dish in Italian cuisine and is enjoyed by many people around the world.

How to Make Aubergine Pizza: A Tasty Twist on Classic Pizza

Making aubergine pizza is easy and fun, and it's a great way to add some variety to your pizza repertoire. Here's how to make a delicious aubergine pizza at home:


  • 1 medium-sized aubergine, sliced into thin rounds
  • 1 pizza crust (homemade or store-bought)
  • 1 cup of tomato sauce
  • 2 cups of shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh basil leaves for garnish


  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).
  2. Spread the tomato sauce evenly on the pizza crust, leaving about 1/2 inch of space around the edges.
  3. Arrange the sliced aubergine on top of the tomato sauce, making sure they are evenly spaced out.
  4. Sprinkle the minced garlic over the aubergine slices, and drizzle with olive oil.
  5. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Cover the aubergine and sauce with the shredded mozzarella cheese, making sure to cover all the slices.
  7. Bake the pizza in the preheated oven for 15-20 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  8. Remove the pizza from the oven and let it cool for a few minutes.
  9. Garnish the pizza with fresh basil leaves before serving.

Enjoy your delicious aubergine pizza as a tasty twist on classic pizza!