Micro Leaves Pesto&Arugula Pizza

Micro Leaves Pesto & Arugula Pizza

This pizza is a tasty, healthy pizza with arugula microgreens, lemon pesto, fresh mozzarella, fresh cherry tomatoes, and prosciutto as toppings. It’s a fantastic recipe that is a little difficult to create but well worth it. This dinner comes together in about 30 minutes if you use store-bought dough.
It’s a very classy pizza, so serve it to your friends for a luncheon. All of the component quantities are up to you, so be creative with the seasonings and make them your own!

The lemon pesto also gives the pizza a tangy flavor.
Micro Arugula is giving this pizza a mild, subtly sweet, tangy, peppery, and earthy flavor with grassy, vegetal, and nutty nuances.

Serves 6


  • 3 cups All-purpose flour
  • ½ tsp Active dry yeast
  • Sea salt
  • 1¼ cup Water
  • 6 tbsp Micro-arugula & lemon pesto
  • 1 cup Mozzarella
  • 1 cup Cherry tomatoes
  • 4 oz Prosciutto
  • 1 cup Microgreens


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • In a large mixing bowl, stir together 3 cups all-purpose flour, active dry yeast, sea salt, and water with a wooden spoon until a rough dough forms.
  • Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and leave aside at room temperature for 12-24 hours or until the volume has more than doubled.
  • Flour a well-floured surface and turn out the risen dough.
  • Dust with flour and split into two pieces. Roll the dough into two balls and then stretch it away and together from your hands a few times, working the dough.
  • Using floured fingertips, form the dough into about spherical pizzas.
  • Top with micro-arugula and lemon pesto, or any other fresh pesto, fresh mozzarella, fresh cherry tomato slices, prosciutto, and fresh pepper.
  • Bake the pizza for 10-15 minutes until the toppings are roasted and the crust is golden.

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