Pizza Monkey Bread

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Get ready to change everything you know about monkey bread! This savory monkey bread is loaded with pepperoni and mozzarella for big pizza flavor.

Prep Time:
20 mins
Bake Time:
40 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs
Servings:
16

Ingredients

  • Nonstick cooking spray

  • 2 16.3 ounce packages refrigerated biscuits (16 total)

  • 1 8 ounce block mozzarella cheese, cut into 32 cubes

  • cup pizza sauce

  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese

  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder

  • ½ cup butter, melted

  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded

  • 1 3.5-ounce package pepperoni slices

  • 1 cup marinara sauce or ranch dressing

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Generously coat a 10-inch nonstick fluted tube pan with nonstick cooking spray.

  2. With kitchen scissors, cut each biscuit into 2 pieces. Using your hands, flatten each piece into a 3-inch round of dough. Place a cheese cube and 1 teaspoon pizza sauce in the center of each round. Bring the edge of the dough up and around the cheese to form a ball. Pinch the edges of the dough together to seal firmly.

  3. In a small bowl combine Parmesan and garlic powder. Place butter in another small bowl. Dip each ball into the melted butter, then roll it in the Parmesan cheese mixture. Layer coated balls, shredded mozzarella, and pepperoni in the prepared pan. Drizzle with any remaining butter; sprinkle with any remaining Parmesan mixture.

  4. Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean (If needed, cover bread with foil the last 15 minutes of baking to prevent overbrowning.) Cool bread in pan for 5 minutes. Run a small rubber spatula around edge of the bread to loosen. Invert pan onto a platter; remove pan. Cool slightly.

  5. Serve warm with marinara and/or ranch for dunking.

    Pizza Monkey Bread
    Hannah Bigot

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

353 Calories
20g Fat
31g Carbs
12g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 353
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 20g 26%
Saturated Fat 10g 50%
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 1046mg 45%
Total Carbohydrate 31g 11%
Total Sugars 6g
Protein 12g
Vitamin C 1.6mg 8%
Calcium 221mg 17%
Iron 1.8mg 10%
Potassium 227mg 5%
Fatty acids, total trans 2g
Folate, total 41.9mcg
Vitamin B-12 0.4mcg
Vitamin B-6 0.1mg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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