Whole Wheat Italian Sausage Calzones

cindy sandberg

By
@cindyLs

Frozen bread dough makes this recipe quick and easy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

1
loaf frozen whole wheat bread dough, thawed
1 lb
italian sausage, casings removed
1/2 c
thinly sliced red or green bell peppers
1/2 c
thinly sliced onion
1/2 c
pizza sauce
1 c
ricotta cheese
1/4 c
grated parmesan cheese
1/2 tsp
basil
1/2 tsp
garlic powder
1
egg
3/4 c
shredded mozzarella cheese

Step-By-Step

1Crumble sausage and add to skillet. Add sliced peppers and onions. Brown until meat is done and veggies are starting to get tender. Stir in pizza sauce. Reduce heat to low and cover until ready to use.
2Combine ricotta and parmesan cheeses, egg, garlic powder and basil.
3Divide thawed dough into 4 pieces. Roll each piece into a 6 in. circle.
4Spread each dough round with cheese mixture. Top with sausage mixture and sprinkle with mozzarella. Fold dough over filling and seal edges.
5Bake at 350 for 20-30 min. until golden brown.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pork, Pizza