Spicy 'Sausage' Pizza


You may have found your favourite vegan cheese, but you might need a little something else to spice up your pizza night! This Spicy 'Sausage' Pizza is the perfect plant-based pizza for the whole family - and a great way to incorporate some veggies and protein while enjoying a delicious meal! 

You can use this spicy 'sausage' recipe on more than just pizza too - it works great in salads, sandwiches, bowls; the opportunities are endless! 

Here’s our take on this Italian classic, made with our very own Neokit™ - Plant-Based Ground Meat Kit! 

Yields: 1 Medium Pizza (12 inches)
Prep time: 20 mins
Cook time: 10 mins
Total time: 30 mins


Spicy 'Sausage'

  • 2/3 cup prepared Neokit™ - Plant-Based Ground Meat Kit 
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce 
  • 2 tbsp Peri Peri sauce  
  • 1 tsp Sriricha
  • 1 tsp garlic powder 
  • 1 tsp paprika 
  • 2 sprigs of thyme 
  • Salt & pepper to taste 

Pizza Toppings  

  • Tomato sauce 
  • Veg Cheese's Fresh Mozz (or your favourite vegan cheese) 
  • 1/4 cup caramelized onions 
  • 1/4 cup mushrooms, chopped 
  • Fresh basil

Pizza Dough

  • Your go-to pizza dough recipe! (or store bought to save time!) 


Spicy 'Sausage' 

  1. Follow the instructions for preparing Neokit™
  2. Mix together maple syrup, soy sauce, Peri Peri, Sriracha, garlic powder, paprika, thyme, and salt and pepper.
  3. Simmer the marinade over low heat until it begins to bubble, approx. 5-7 minutes.
  4. Break Neokit into small crumbles and mix together with the marinade.
  5. Once fully combined, place on a baking sheet and bake at 350°F for 6-8 minutes.


  1. Spread tomato sauce evenly across pizza dough.
  2. Layer with vegan cheese, sautéed onions, mushrooms, and spicy 'sausage'.
  3. Bake at 350°F for 10-12 minutes, or until pizza dough is golden-brown.


  1. Top with fresh chopped basil.
  2. Optional: add arugula and balsamic glaze for some extra umami!

We’d love to hear how this recipe turned out for you! Let us know in the comments below! And tag @NeophytoFoods on Instagram to share your delicious creations!

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