Quick-Fix Pizzas & Calzones
Don't call delivery! Save money by making one of these delicious homemade pizza and calzone recipes.
Enjoy a savory slice of grilled homemade pizza topped with smoked chicken, white barbecue sauce, tomatoes, and cheese.
Pecans, pineapple, and caramel combine for this sweet backyard treat.
Recipe: Grilled Pineapple Dessert Pizza
Fresh basil, Gouda, and Parmesan make this our favorite cheese pizza yet.
Recipe: Ultimate Cheese Pizza
Smoky sausage, corn, and a simple kale pesto are the key elements of this summer treat.
We used Ore-Ida Crispy Crowns frozen seasoned shredded potatoes to create a fun and kid-friendly crust.
Recipe: Potato-Crusted Pizza
Ready in 40 Minutes
Double the recipe (making two pizzas) to feed four to six people. Make the Arugula Pesto while the dough stands.
- Recipe: Whole Wheat Pesto Pizza
These delectable pizzas are a breeze. Make them as a snack anytime of the day.
- Recipe: Pesto Biscuit Pizza
Equal parts salad and pizza, this hearty pie is a fresh, new spin.
Recipe: Grilled Sausage Salad Pizza
Bring your homemade pizza to the next level by incorporating fresh ingredients. If you don't have time to prepare your own fresh dough, some supermarkets sell uncooked pizza dough on request from the bakery department.
- Recipe: Fresh Mozzarella and Basil Pizza
A frozen garlic bread loaf and deli fried chicken strips ensure this five-ingredient pizza will be ready for the oven in only 15 minutes. Serve it with a simple romaine lettuce salad tossed with grated Parmesan cheese, croutons, and your favorite bottled Caesar dressing.
Recipe: Chicken Parmesan Pizza
Tired of the same old, same old? Then try this delicious grilled pizza. Fresh shrimp and sautéed veggies all atop a pesto sauce make for great flavor and a unique slice of pie.
- Recipe: Shrimp-Pesto Pizza
An assortment of vegetables and dried herbs add delicious flavor to this hearty veggie-packed pizza. Tip: To substitute fresh herbs, use three times more than dried.
- Recipe: Garden Eggplant Pizza
Our Muffuletta Calzones have all the tasty traits of the classic sandwich: crusty bread filled with layers of provolone, ham, salami, and the essential olive salad. For even more flavor, add 1 tsp. dried Italian seasoning and ½ tsp. dried crushed red pepper to the cheese blend.
- Recipe: Muffuletta Calzones
Surprisingly, these meatless miracles fooled even our fussy Foods staff. Try this recipe for Veggie Sausage Pizza on your finicky eaters, but don’t tell them till after supper.
- Recipe: Veggie Sausage Pizzas
Pesto, artichoke hearts, olives, and other refrigerator-door items make Antipasto Pizza a quick and colorful supper selection.
- Recipe: Antipasto Pizza
This pie combines a winning trio of meats, cheese, and vegetables for an appetizing main dish.
- Recipe: Italian-Style Pizza Pot Pie
Switch things up a bit and incorporate flavors such as roasted zucchini, goat cheese, fresh thyme and pine nuts to make a gourmet-style pizza.
The ingredient list for this recipe only involves six items, but the fresh peaches, tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella are all packed with summertime flavors.
- Recipe: Grilled Tomato-Peach Pizza
Planning on having friends over? Impress them with a hearty steak pizza. The recipe serves four, so double it to serve six to eight. Most grills can handle two (12 inch) pizzas at a time.
Recipe: Grilled Pizza With Steak, Pear, and Arugula
Four different types of cheeses, pesto sauce, and a sprinkling of pine nuts gives new, fresh flavor to a quick and easy meal.
- Recipe: Nutty Pesto Pizza
Skip takeout and prepare this yummy and affordable Pepperoni Pizza at home. Feel good about feeding this recipe to your loved ones by incorporating ingredients such as prebaked whole wheat pizza crust, turkey pepperoni, and part-skim mozzarella cheese.
- Recipe: Pepperoni Pizza
If you’re trying to eat more vegetables but have a tough time coming up with substantial meat-free dishes, try incorporating ingredients such as beans, mushrooms, and eggplant that are so satisfying, you’ll never miss the meat. Eggplant and Portobello mushrooms offer a smoky flavor and meaty texture, making them good meat alternatives.
- Recipe: Portobello Pizza
Making pizza crust from scratch may take longer, but it's definitely worth the wait. Add your favorite toppings to suit your family’s taste.
- Recipe: Sicilian Pizza