Whimsy Pizza Pinwheels


  • Prepared Pizza Dough
  • Pizza sauce
  • 2 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 2 cups total pizza toppings- mini pepperoni diced ham, minced olives, thin sliced red onion, bell peppers, or whatever pizza toppings you prefer.


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Roll dough out on floured surface and shape into a large rectangle about 1/4″ thick.
  3. Top with pizza sauce and spread to coat the dough.
  4. Sprinkle with 1 cup of cheese.
  5. Add pizza toppings
  6. Top with an additional 1 cup of cheese.
  7. Starting with one of the long sides of the rectangle, carefully roll the dough up tightly. Pinch the seams to close at the end.
  8. Cut 1 1/2″ sections to make about 15 pinwheels.
  9. Place pinwheels on a large parchment-lined baking sheet.
  10. Bake for 12-14 minutes.
  11. Remove from oven and top with the last 1/2 cup of cheese.
  12. Return to oven for an additional 1-2 minutes, until cheese is melted and bubbling.

Serve with hot pizza sauce for dipping.

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