Oven Porcupine Pizza

Ginny's TeamAuthorGinny's TeamCategory, DifficultyIntermediate

This porcupine pizza isn't your average pizza- and that's one of the reasons we love it so much! Instead of using basic, store-bought toppings like sausage or pepperoni, porcupine pizza toppings are homemade meatballs topped with tomato and Worcestershire sauce. Recipe Submitted by Elizabeth T. of Fort Worth, TX.

Yields4 Servings
Prep Time10 minsCook Time1 hrTotal Time1 hr 10 mins
 1 lb ground beef
 ½ tsp celery salt
 ½ cup white rice (uncooked)
  tsp garlic powder
 ½ cup water
  tsp pepper
  cup onion (chopped)
 15 oz tomato sauce
 1 tsp salt
 2 tsp worcestershire sauce
 1 prepared, fully-cooked pizza crust
1

Heat oven to 350° F. Mix meat, rice, water, onion, salts, garlic powder and pepper. Scooping by rounded tablespoons, shape the meat mixture into balls and place in an ungreased 8 x 8 baking dish. Stir together tomato sauce and Worcestershire sauce; pour half of the mixture over meatballs. Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 45 minutes. Uncover and pour remaining sauce mixture over meatballs and bake for another 15 minutes.

2

Place meatballs on pizza dough and pour on some tomato sauce. Add cheese as desired. Bake until pizza is heated through and cheese is melted. Enjoy!

Ingredients

 1 lb ground beef
 ½ tsp celery salt
 ½ cup white rice (uncooked)
  tsp garlic powder
 ½ cup water
  tsp pepper
  cup onion (chopped)
 15 oz tomato sauce
 1 tsp salt
 2 tsp worcestershire sauce
 1 prepared, fully-cooked pizza crust

Directions

1

Heat oven to 350° F. Mix meat, rice, water, onion, salts, garlic powder and pepper. Scooping by rounded tablespoons, shape the meat mixture into balls and place in an ungreased 8 x 8 baking dish. Stir together tomato sauce and Worcestershire sauce; pour half of the mixture over meatballs. Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 45 minutes. Uncover and pour remaining sauce mixture over meatballs and bake for another 15 minutes.

2

Place meatballs on pizza dough and pour on some tomato sauce. Add cheese as desired. Bake until pizza is heated through and cheese is melted. Enjoy!

Oven Porcupine Pizza

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