The pizza bites are a mix of Italian-American cuisine. This wonderful fusion brings the best from two worlds – excellent Italian ingredients and the American ability of making recipe easy and user friendly.
The pizza bites are perfect as a snack, weather a party snack or when you just want something good and something fast. You can make these anytime as we are sure you already have the ingredients in your pantry.
This recipe is super fun and easy and real treat for all following Keto diet. There is something special in recipes like this as they use high quality ingredients and without bad results as they may happen to any of us.
The cheddar cheese is the highest source of carbs.
Preheat oven to 375F. In a large mixing bowl, combine shredded mozzarella and cheddar cheese. Stir with a wooden spoon r silicone spatula to combine thoroughly.
Once you have mixed cheeses, make nine mounds of the mixture on a baking sheet lined with baking paper. Press the mounds gently to flatten.
Once you flatten these, top each with pepperoni slice, grated Parmesan, and basil. Instead of basil you can use Italian herbs or some other desired herb.
Bake the pizza bites for 8 minutes. Cool on a wire rack for 5 minutes before serving.
You can serve with sugar-free ketchup or desired tomato-based sauce. PS! Make sure it’s low-carb.
Keto Pizza Bites
- 1 cup Mozzarella cheese shredded
- 1 cup Cheddar cheese shredded
- 9 slices Pepperoni
- 1/4 cup Parmesan shredded
- 1/2 tsp Basil dried
- Combine mozzarella cheese, and cheddar cheese in a mixing bowl.
- Make nine mounds on a baking sheet lined with baking paper. Press to flatten.
- Top with pepperoni slices, Parmesan, and basil.
- Bake for 8 minutes and serve.
Alex is editor in chief of Bodyketosis, an author, low-carb enthusiast and a recovering chubby guy who reclaimed his health using the ketogenic lifestyle. The need for the keto life began after his aunt and cousin were diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and he was next in line. Through personal experience and extensive scientific research, Alex offers insightful tips for everything keto.