Spicy Sausage Pizza

Spicy Sausage Pizza
Recipe type: Pizza
  • 1 14-inch pizza crust
  • 6 ounces spicy Italian sausage
  • ½ cup vegetable oil, divided
  • ¼ cup finely diced yellow onion
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 4 ounces shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 4 ounces shredded cheddar cheese
  • ½ cups pinto beans
  • ¼ cup chopped jalapenos
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  1. Place crumbled sausage in a skillet over medium heat; cook until done.
  2. Remove from the skillet; drain on paper towels; discard the grease in the skillet.
  3. Pour 2 tablespoons vegetable oil into the skillet over medium heat, add yellow onion and cook until soft, about 5 min.
  4. Add drained sausage, garlic and cumin; cook to combine flavors, about 2 min.
  5. Remove from heat; reserve.
  6. Brush dough with vegetable oil, then top with a layer of each of the cheeses with the reserved sausage mixture, then arrange the beans and chopped jalapenos.
  7. Drizzle evenly with vegetable oil.
  8. Bake at 450 F until crust is golden brown and chese bubbles, then finish with cilantro.