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Naan Bread Pizza with Caramelized Onions

Naan Bread Pizza with Caramelized Onions is loaded with flavor and is delicious. Ready in less than 10 minutes.
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time7 minutes
Course: air fryer, dinner, late night, Lunch, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2


Naan Bread Pizza Ingredients

  • 1 Naan Bread Flatbread
  • 1/2 Cup Caramelized Onions
  • 1/2 Cup Mozzarella Cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. Fresh Grated Parmesan Cheese
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Dried Rosemary
  • 1/4 tsp Dried Oregano

Caramelized Onions Ingredients

  • 4 yellow or white onions cut into wedges
  • 2 Tbsp. Oil I used olive oil
  • 3/4 of a teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 Cup water
  • 2 Tbsp. Water for baking soda mixture at end
  • pinch of baking soda about an eighth of a teaspoon.


How to Make Naan Pizza in Air Fryer

  • The air fryer does not require preheating. Although if you would like a more crispy naan pizza place naan bread in air fryer at 370 degrees Fahrenheit for 2 minutes prior to adding toppings.
  • Spread cheese evenly on Nan bread in a single layer. Top with caramelized onions. Spread onions out evenly.
  • Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Season with salt, black pepper, dried rosemary, dried oregano.
  • Set air fryer to 370 degrees Fahrenheit and cook naan pizza for 5-7 minutes until golde3n brown and delicious.

How to Make Caramelized Onions

  • Slice Onions in half root to tip and then cut into quarter inch wedges.Place in large nonstick skillet over Medium High heat.Add 2 tablespoons olive oil and 3/4 teaspoon salt.Add 3/4 Cup Water
    When onions start to steam quite a bit cover and cook 10 minutes until the water disappears.
    Remove the lid and stir the onions. Press, onions flat to the bottom of the pan to get maximum contact on the bottom of pan and do the same on the the sides of the pan.
    Let the onions cook 30 seconds and stir. Press the onions to the bottom and sides of the pan again and let cook another 30 seconds. Repeat this process every 30 seconds until the onions are nice and brown. This takes about 20 to 30 minutes
    Once the onions are nicely browned mix a pinch of baking soda and a couple teaspoons water and pour into the onions. Continue cooking the onions until the water is gone.

How to Make Naan Pizza in Oven

  • Preheat oven to 425°F.
  • While the oven preheating assemble pizza on sheet pan
  • place Nan pizza in oven 10 to 12 minutes until the cheese is melted and the crust is golden brown.