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Mini Pizza Muffin Tin Appetizers

  • Author: A Cultivated Nest
  • Category: Appetizer


These mini pizza muffin tin appetizers are easy to make, and your guests are sure to love them!



  • 1 roll pizza dough (13.8 oz)
  • 1/2 cup mini pepperoni
  • 1/2 cup (4 strips) bacon, chopped into small pieces
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese
  • 1/4 cup pizza sauce, plus additional for dipping
  • fresh basil, chopped
  • 12-cup muffin tin
  • 5” circle cookie cutter/biscuit cutter


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F and spray a muffin tin with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. Unroll the pizza dough and roll it to 1/4″ thickness and cut with a 5″ circle cutter. Place each circle of dough into prepared pan and press into the muffin cups.
  3. Sprinkle cheese, pizza sauce, more cheese, bacon, and pepperoni into each muffin cup.
  4. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool for five minutes before removing from pan.
  5. Sprinkle with chopped fresh basil and serve with pizza sauce for optional dipping.