Family-Favorite Cheese Pizza

Family-Favorite Cheese Pizza

With Bisquick® mix, you don't need to prebake the crust of this pleasing cheesy pizza.

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1 1/2
cups Original or Reduced Fat Bisquick® mix
cup very hot water
cup pizza sauce
teaspoon Italian seasoning
cups shredded mozzarella cheese (8 oz)
slices (3/4 oz each) reduced-fat American cheese
  1. Move oven rack to lowest position. Heat oven to 450°F. Spray 12-inch pizza pan with cooking spray.
  2. In medium bowl, stir Bisquick mix and very hot water until soft dough forms; beat vigorously 20 strokes. Press dough in pizza pan, using fingers dipped in Bisquick mix; pinch edge to form 1/2-inch rim. Spread pizza sauce over dough. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning and mozzarella cheese.
  3. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until crust is golden and cheese is bubbly.
  4. Cut American cheese slices into desired shape with 2-inch cookie cutters. Arrange shapes on pizza. Let stand 1 to 2 minutes or until American cheese is melted.
Makes 8 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Family Fun
Get personal. Let each family member add their favorite toppings to their section of the pizza, and bake as directed.
Top hot pizza with shredded lettuce, crumbled cooked bacon and chopped fresh tomatoes for a BLT pizza.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 220
    • (Calories from Fat 100),
  • Total Fat 11g
    • (Saturated Fat 6g,
    • Trans Fat 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 20mg;
  • Sodium 750mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 17g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 4g),
  • Protein 11g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.