Oh, pizza. It’s the takeout staple that’s ready to hook us up anytime we need a meal that’s fast, cheap, and that doesn’t require too much thought.

But you know what’s even better than a slice from your favorite neighborhood pizza joint? A yummy homemade pie of your own — especially if you like getting creative in the kitchen. What’s more, pizza is crazy easy to make, so there’s no need to feel intimated, even if you don’t consider yourself the best chef.

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So the next time you’re looking to change up your standard cheese slice, we’ve got you covered with six recipes that pack a little extra Latino flavor.


Pineapple Pulled Pork Pizza

Few things pair more perfectly together than pineapple and pulled pork. Throw bacon and jalapeño into the mix and you've got yourself a match made in pizza heaven.


Carne Asada Pizza

If you're more of a steak lover, this recipe with carne asada and cebollitas packs in all the flavors you need. 


Platano Maduros Pizza

Because these little pieces of fried goodness can make any meal better. 


Cheesy Taco Flatbread

This taco-pizza hybrid has ingredients like Cacique queso blanco, cilantro , ground beef, cumin, and chili powder. YUM!

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Skinny Avocado Pizza

If you're looking to enjoy some Latino flavors sans all the extra calories, this Skinny Avocado Pizza recipe will help keep your meal on the lighter side. 


Vegan Roasted Veggie & Black Bean Mexican Pizza

This vegan recipe, inspired by the flavors of Mexico, puts the spotlight on frijoles negros, subbing out the traditional tomato sauce for a creamy bean spread.