Mini Bagel Pizzas: Tiny Tasty Treats


Transform snack time into a fun culinary adventure with Mini Bagel Pizzas! These tiny treats are a perfect way to get kids involved in the kitchen, combining the joy of cooking with the deliciousness of pizza. Quick, easy, and customizable, they're great for lunches, snacks, or a kid-friendly dinner.

Mini Bagel Pizzas: Tiny Tasty Treats

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 10 minutes
  • Total time: 20 minutes

Number of Servings and Serving Size

  • Serves: 4 (2 mini bagel pizzas per serving)
  • Serving size: 2 mini bagel halves


  • Mini bagels: 4 (8 halves)
  • Pizza sauce: 120ml (1/2 cup)
  • Mozzarella cheese, shredded: 100g (0.22 pounds)
  • Pepperoni slices: 16 (optional)
  • Various toppings (e.g., bell peppers, olives, mushrooms): As desired
  • Olive oil: A drizzle

Detailed Method of Preparation

  1. Preheat Oven: Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Prepare Bagels: Slice the mini bagels in half and arrange them on a baking sheet.
  3. Add Toppings: Spread pizza sauce on each bagel half. Sprinkle with shredded mozzarella and add pepperoni or other toppings of your choice.
  4. Drizzle Olive Oil: Lightly drizzle each mini pizza with olive oil.
  5. Bake: Place in the oven and bake for about 10 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  6. Serve: Let them cool for a couple of minutes before serving.

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Get Creative with Toppings: Encourage kids to choose and add their favorite toppings.
  • Healthy Options: Include a variety of veggies to make these mini pizzas both fun and nutritious.
  • Cooking Party: Turn it into a cooking party for a fun and interactive kids' activity.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Can I use regular bagels? Yes, regular bagels work too, just cut them into smaller sections.
  • Can these be made in a toaster oven? Absolutely, just adjust the cooking time as needed.
  • How do I store leftovers? Keep them in an airtight container in the fridge and reheat in the oven or toaster oven.