Prep: 10 min.
Cook: 10 min.
Are you ready for a flavor-packed journey that combines the beloved essence of traditional pizza with the ease of preparation? Get ready to be wowed by the delectable fusion of convenience and indulgence in our Pizza Sliders. These bite-sized wonders are not only a breeze to make but also deliver a mouthwatering symphony of cheesy goodness, zesty tomato sauce, and your favorite pizza toppings, such as the classic pepperoni.
Create Culinary Magic in 20 Minutes or Less
Our Pizza Sliders promise not just a tasty treat but are also a time-saving marvel. With just five ingredients and a mere 20 minutes from start to finish—10 for prep and 10 for cooking—you'll find yourself in and out of the kitchen, leaving behind the hassle of kneading dough and long baking times.
The secret to the swift creation of these sliders lies in the use of King's Hawaiian Original Sweet Rolls. These delectable rolls provide a perfect canvas for your pizza masterpiece, ensuring a delightful combination of sweetness and savory goodness. They also make it easy for everyone to build their own individual pizza sliders. Have a kid’s birthday coming up? This is the perfect dish for your littles to easily grab their favorite toppings and give to an adult to pop in the oven.
A Crowd-Pleaser for All Ages
The compact and bite-sized nature of these pizzas makes them a fantastic choice for kids and adults alike. Whether you're serving them as a snack, appetizer, or a full-fledged meal, the small format is easy for little hands to handle, making them a hit among the younger crowd. However, don't be fooled—adults will savor every bite just as much.
These sliders are not just a delightful treat; they're a quick go-to option for last-minute hosting, picnics, movie nights, or lazy brunches. Their easily shareable nature makes them the perfect addition to a wide range of occasions and gatherings.
Pizza Sliders Are Easily Customizable
One of the beauties of our Pizza Slider recipe is its versatility. While we've included classic pizza toppings like pepperoni, you have the creative freedom to customize them to your liking. Swap out the pepperoni for ham, sliced sausages, salami, cooked chicken, or bacon. Want to add a veggie twist? Consider incorporating dried tomatoes or bell peppers. The possibilities are as vast as your imagination.
Choose Your Cheese
While mozzarella is the traditional choice for pizzas due to its mild flavor and ideal melting consistency, our Pizza Slider recipe enables you to choose your own adventure. Explore options like cheddar, provolone, or goat cheese for a unique twist.
Create Your Pizza Sliders in 4 Quick Steps
- Begin by preheating the oven to a toasty 350° for 10 minutes. Slice the King's Hawaiian Original Sweet Rolls and separate them into individual slices. Horizontally slice them, separating the top from the bottom.
- On each sweet roll bottom, spread marinara sauce, sprinkle with cheese, and layer on your chosen toppings, like pepperoni. Place the loaded bottoms on a baking sheet and into the preheated oven.
Bake to Perfection:
- Allow the sliders to bake for around 10 minutes or until the cheese is gooey and the pepperoni is perfectly slightly crisp around the edges. Garnish with parsley if you wish and replace the top halves of the rolls.
Serve and Savor:
- As the aroma of the Pizza Sliders fills your kitchen, get ready to indulge. Each bite promises a burst of tomato tang, followed by the creamy decadence of melted mozzarella, and finally, a kick of spiciness from the pepperoni. Elevate the visual appeal of your sliders by arranging them artfully on a platter or serving board. Sprinkle fresh herbs for garnish and a pop of color. Pair them with your favorite dips, such as zesty pesto, garlic aioli, or marinara sauce.
Whether you're serving a small gathering or a bustling crowd, place these mini-sliders in a common area, encouraging everyone to grab a few and savor the pizza perfection.
In conclusion, our Pizza Sliders are not just a meal; they're a culinary experience—a celebration of flavor, creativity, and the joy of sharing good food with those you cherish. So, roll up your sleeves, preheat that oven, and embark on a pizza adventure that's bound to leave everyone craving more.
Prep: 10 min.
Cook: 10 min.
- 1 pack King's Hawaiian Original Sweet Rolls
- 1 jar of marinara sauce
- 1 bag of shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1 pack of pepperoni slices
- 1 bunch of fresh parsley