Caramelized Onion and Gorgonzola Pizza

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

What a taste combination . . . the robust flavor of Gorgonzola and the sweetness of caramelized onions! NOTE: This is a work in progress: Decreased the amount gorgonzola and added mozarella or fontina cheese. Also added roasted garlic.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large sauté pan,add butter and olive oil over medium heat.
  2. Sauté onions until the onions are soft and dark brown, approximately 20 minutes.
  3. Stir in sugar, and continue cooking for 1 or 2 more minutes.
  4. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  5. Grease a pizza pan or cookie sheet, and press out the dough to desired thickness.
  6. Brush crust with olive oil, sprinkle garlic coves and spread onions evenly over the dough; sprinkle on walnuts (if desired) and top with crumbled cheese.
  7. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, or until done.


Most Helpful

Loved the flavor on this pizza. I did add proscuitto but will not in the future. Liked it better without.

adopt a greyhound February 23, 2014

This is OUT OF THE BALLPARK GOOD! Wow, we were wishing I had made more before we were even done....Next time I may add some pancetta. Thanks SOOOOOO much, Galley Wench, for the great recipe!

Cheri 911 July 03, 2009

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