Sweetheart Pizza

Sweetheart Pizza
15
1 Review
This heart-shaped pizza will bring smiles to everyone's face.
1:30
Prep Time
2:00
Total Time
12 servings

Ingredients

Crust

1 (1/4-ounce) package
active dry yeast
1 cup
warm water (105-115ºF)
2 1/4 to 2 3/4 cups
all-purpose flour
1
Half Stick (1/4 cup) Land O Lakes® Butter with Olive Oil & Sea Salt, melted, slightly cooled
2 teaspoons
coarse grain salt
2 teaspoons
finely chopped fresh garlic
1 tablespoon
sesame seed
1/2 teaspoon
pepper

Toppings

1 (15-ounce) can
pizza sauce
1 (7-ounce) package
pepperoni slices
1 medium
green bell pepper
16 ounces (4 cups)
shredded mozzarella cheese

Directions

  1. Dissolve yeast in warm water in bowl; let stand 5 minutes.
  2. Add 1 1/2 cups flour, 3 tablespoons Butter with Olive Oil & Sea Salt, salt and garlic; beat at medium speed until smooth. Stir in enough remaining flour until dough is easy to handle.
  3. Turn dough out onto lightly floured surface; knead 5 minutes or until smooth and elastic. Place into greased bowl; turn greased-side up. Cover; let rise in warm place 1 hour or until double in size. (Dough is ready if indentation remains when touched.)
  4. Cut pepperoni and green pepper into shapes using small heart-shaped cookie cutter.
  5. Punch down dough; divide in half. Let stand 10 minutes.
  6. Heat oven to 425°F.
  7. Place1 portiondough onto greased baking sheet; press, with lightly floured hands, into 12-inch heart-shape. Repeat with remaining dough. Brush crusts with remaining butter. Sprinkle with sesame seed and pepper.
  8. Bake on lowest rack of oven 10 minutes. Spread with pizza sauce; sprinkle with cheese. Top with pepperoni and green pepper cut-outs. Continue baking 10-15 minutes or until crust is lightly browned on edges.

Recipe Tips

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
330
Cholesterol
45mg
Carbohydrates
23g
Protein
18g
Fat
20g
Sodium
990mg
Dietary Fiber
2g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

Very easy to prepare I loved how nice it turned out for me great tasting.

Comment on this Recipe

Please select a rating

Email address will not be published

Please note, all submissions are screened for content deemed appropriate by Land O'Lakes. Comments are published within 3 business days.