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Zucchini Pizza Bites Recipe

Craving pizza but want to stay on track with your keto diet? These Zucchini Pizza Bites are the perfect solution! They’re delicious, easy to make, and perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for a quick snack, an appetizer for a party, or a fun dinner option, these bites will satisfy your pizza cravings without the carbs. Plus, they’re a great way to sneak in some extra veggies!

Zucchini Pizza Bites

These keto-friendly Zucchini Pizza Bites are a quick and delicious way to enjoy the flavors of pizza without the carbs.


  • 2 medium zucchinis
  • 1/2 cup marinara sauce (sugar-free)
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 cup mini pepperoni slices
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh basil leaves for garnish (optional)


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. Slice the zucchinis into 1/4-inch thick rounds.
  3. Place the zucchini slices on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  4. Brush each slice with olive oil and season with salt, pepper, and Italian seasoning.
  5. Bake the zucchini slices for 5 minutes until they begin to soften.
  6. Remove from the oven and spread a small amount of marinara sauce on each slice.
  7. Sprinkle mozzarella cheese evenly over the zucchini slices.
  8. Top each slice with mini pepperoni.
  9. Return the baking sheet to the oven and bake for another 5-7 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  10. Remove from the oven and garnish with fresh basil leaves if desired.
  11. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Breakdown of Ingredients and Average Carb Content

Let’s take a look at the carb content of our Zucchini Pizza Bites:

  • Zucchini: Approximately 4g of carbs per medium zucchini
  • Marinara Sauce: Around 4g of carbs per 1/2 cup (varies by brand)
  • Mozzarella Cheese: 1g of carbs per 1 cup
  • Mini Pepperoni: Less than 1g of carbs per 1/4 cup
  • Olive Oil: 0g of carbs
  • Italian Seasoning: Less than 1g per teaspoon
  • Salt and Pepper: 0g of carbs
  • Basil Leaves: Less than 1g of carbs per tablespoon

Total carbs for the recipe: Approximately 10g (this can vary based on the specific brands and amounts used).

The Perfect Keto Snack

These Zucchini Pizza Bites are a fantastic addition to your keto recipe collection. They offer all the delicious flavors of pizza with none of the guilt. Perfect for parties, quick snacks, or even a light meal, they’re sure to become a favorite. Try them out and enjoy a tasty, low-carb treat!

Recipe Credit: gogas2

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