Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza

Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza
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2 Reviews
A hearty pizza for the cheese and bacon lover!
20 min
Prep Time
45 min
Total Time
6 servings

Ingredients

1 small (1/2 cup)
onion, chopped
8 ounces
lean ground beef
1/2 teaspoon
pepper
3/4 cup
pizza sauce
1 (12-inch)
prepared pizza crust*, baked
1 1/2 cups
shredded Cheddar cheese
1 1/2 cups
shredded mozzarella cheese
6 slices
crisply cooked bacon, crumbled
 
Dill pickles
 
* Use your favorite baked pizza crust. Suggested crusts: refrigerated pizza crust, frozen bread dough, pizza crust mixes, ready-to-eat bread shells.

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 400°F.
  2. Cook onion, ground beef and pepper in 8-inch skillet over medium-high heat 8-12 minutes or until meat is no longer pink. Drain off fat.
  3. Add pizza sauce. Reduce heat to low. Cook 5 minutes.
  4. Place baked pizza crust onto ungreased 12-inch pizza pan or baking sheet. Top crust with ground beef mixture, Cheddar cheese, mozzarella cheese and bacon.
  5. Bake 8-12 minutes or until cheese is melted. Let stand 5 minutes before slicing. Serve with dill pickles.
  6. Variation:
    Football Pizza:  Form 1 (1-pound) loaf thawed frozen bread dough into 16x10x1/4-inch football shape. (Push dough gently from center to edges with greased hands.) Prick dough all over with fork. Let rise 10 minutes. Bake 12-15 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Place toppings on baked crust as directed above.

Recipe Tips

To make ahead, cook beef mixture ahead of time. Cool. Cover; refrigerate up to 2 days. Heat oven to 400°F approximately 20 minutes before serving time. Continue preparing pizza as directed above.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
460
Cholesterol
75mg
Carbohydrates
30g
Protein
28g
Fat
25g
Sodium
880mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

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kids loved this fast weeknight dinner with a green salad

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I was disappointed with this pizza... to me, all I could taste was onion. I used a sweet onion. Not sure if it was a strong onion, or the recipe called for too much???

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