Black Bean Pizza

Number of Servings: 4 (366 g)
Active Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 30 min.
Black Bean Pizza.

A healthy way to enjoy a homemade pizza with a southwestern kick. Creamy avocado, sweet corn and hearty black beans play counterpoint to the kick of chili powder, cumin, and scallions.


  • 1 (15 oz.) can low-sodium black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • ½ cup chopped scallions
  • 4 plum tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 cup corn
  • ¼ tsp. black pepper
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. chili powder
  • 1 tsp. cumin
  • 16 oz. whole-wheat pizza dough
  • 1 cup shredded low-fat sharp cheddar cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 450ºF and place an empty baking sheet on the middle rack.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine everything except for the pizza dough and cheese. Set aside.
  3. Working on a lightly floured surface, roll the pizza dough into a 13″ circle and crimp the edges slightly to form a lip at the edge of the crust. Transfer to warmed baking sheet. Top with black bean mixture, sprinkle with the cheese and bake until the crust is golden brown (20 minutes). Slice and serve.

Nutrition Facts

4 servings per container

Serving Size 366 g

Amount per serving
Calories 490
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14g 18%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 7.5g
Cholesterol 6mg 2%
Sodium 1205mg 52%
Total Carbohydrate 74g 27%
Dietary Fiber 14.5g 50%
Total Sugars 4g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 56g
Protein 22g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 186.2mg 15%
Iron 3.9mg 20%
Potassium 880mg 20%
Vitamin A 66.1mcg 8%
Vitamin C 19.8mg 20%
Vitamin E 2.7mg 20%
Vitamin K 46.2mcg 40%
Thiamin 0.5mg 40%
Riboflavin 0.4mg 30%
Niacin 9mg 60%
Vitamin B6 0.5mg 30%
Folate 169mcg 42%
Vitamin B12 0.1mcg 4%
Biotin 6.3mcg 20%
Chloride 51.3mg 2%
Pantothenate 1.6mg 40%
Phosphorus 425mg 35%
Iodine 4.8mcg 4%
Magnesium 105.6mg 25%
Zinc 2.6mg 25%
Selenium 35mcg 60%
Copper 0.5mg 60%
Manganese 1.8mg 80%
Chromium 0.5mcg 0%
Molybdenum 3.1mcg 6%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Whole Wheat Pizza Dough (water, All Purpose White Flour, Whole Wheat Flour, Olive Oil, Active Dry Yeast, Salt, Sugar), Low Sodium Black Beans (black Beans, Water, Sea Salt), Tomatoes, Avocado, Corn, Low-fat Cheddar Cheese (milk, Cultures, Enzymes, Salt), Scallions, Chili Powder, Cumin, Salt, Black Pepper.

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