How To Make Jack o’ Lantern Pizza Recipe

Jack o' Lantern Pizza Recipe

The pumpkin-shaped Jack o’ lantern pizza is associated with Halloween. Jack-o’-lantern pizza recipe (or “jack o’ lantern”) is a famous recipe created from a pumpkin or a root vegetable like a turnip or rutabaga.

Jack o' Lantern Pizza Recipe

Jack o’ Lantern Pumpkin Shaped Pizza Recipe 

Serves – 4 

Preparation – 20 minutes (plus chilling) 

Cooking – 15 minutes 


  • Pumpkin peeled, seeded, cooked 300gm
  • Capsicum Chopped and slivered sweet red, yellow and green
  • Sliced ripe olive ( garnishing)
  • Salt 1 tsp
  • Pepper 1 tsp
  • zucchini  1
  • mini pizza bases  4
  • grated tasty cheese 2 cups
  • Pizza sauce


1. Preheat the oven to moderate (180 °C). Line an oven tray with baking paper. 

2. Let the pumpkin mash cool and season to taste.

3. Make a mouth shape out of each piece of the capsicum. Slice the zucchini in half. Make 12 little triangles out of this piece.

4. On the tray, arrange the mini pizza bases. Spread pizza sauce, and olives. Cheese is equally distributed over each pizza.

5. To create two eyes and a nose, arrange three triangles on each with the skin side up. The capsicum should be placed with the mouth on the bottom.

6. Bake for 10-15 minutes, until golden and crispy. Jack o’lantern pizza (pumpkin-shaped pizza) is ready. Serve with a drink of your choice.

Top Tips for Jack o’ lantern Pizzas Recipe ( Pumpkin Shaped )

  • Wrap the reserved, remaining zucchini in plastic wrap and chill for another use.
  • Cook the pumpkin in a saucepan of boiling, salted water until it is tender. 


  • Calories 400
  • Fat 25 g
  • Protein 20 g
  • Carbohydrate 25 g

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Some important FAQs about Jack o’ lantern pumpkin shaped pizzas

What size is the Jack O’Lantern pizza?

Personalized 11-inch jack-o-lantern-shaped thin, crispy pizza with the customer’s choice of eye, nose, and mouth toppings.

What is the Jack o’ Lantern’s origin story?

The story behind Jack o’lantern pizza is that Jack was refused entry to both paradise and hell after his death. Jack was left to walk between the two locations for all of eternity, but the devil felt sorry for him and gave him a coal ember to light his turnip lantern. This incident is another source of the name “Jack-of-the-Lantern” or “Jack-o’-lantern.”

Which pumpkins are best for eating?

Sugar pumpkins (also called pie or sweet pumpkins), which are small and round, are best for cooking. 

  • Long Island cheese pumpkins are also good to eat.
  • Field pumpkins are best for decoration because they are watery and large.

What are three interesting pumpkin-related facts?

  1. Though frequently regarded as vegetables, pumpkins are actually fruits.
  2. Another variety of winter squash is the pumpkin.
  3. Each pumpkin has 500 or more seeds.
  4. Pumpkins mature between 90 and 120 days after they grow.


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