Easy Football Pizza

4
Carol Perricone

By
@coolbaker1

This is so cute from Pillsbury. I plan on making 2 or 3 of these for my family's Superbowl Party.


Photo: my personal pictures

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 can(s)
    (13.8 oz) pillsbury refrigerated classic pizza crust
  • 2 tsp
    olive oil
  • 1/2 c
    pizza sauce
  • 2 c
    mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/2 c
    fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1 pkg
    (6 oz) sliced pepperoni
  • 1
    stick (1 oz) string cheese

How to Make Easy Football Pizza

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 425 degrees.

    Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray. Unroll dough, and starting at center, press out dough into a 14x12-inch rectangle. Brush dough with olive oil, bake for 7 minutes.
  2. Spread pizza sauce evenly over crust, with mozzarella cheese and parsley. Arrange pepperoni in
    a football shape in center of pizza. Cut string cheese lengthwise into 4 strips. To make football laces, place one strip horizontally on center of football. Cut remaining strip into 5 pieces; arrange vertically across horizontal strip. (You can eat the other 2 strips of string cheese.) lol
  3. Bake 10 to 13 minutes longer, or until crust is deep golden brown and cheese is melted. To serve, cut into 4 rows by 4 rows, making 16 pieces.

    *Feel free to add additional seasonings of your choice to sauce and cheese. Make it "your own". :)

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About Easy Football Pizza

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Italian



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