I’m pretty indecisive. Is it pizza or a mozzarella sticks today? It can be a tough decision. So why not combine the food and experience it all at once? Roll out the pizza dough, grab some sea salt and get ready to make pretzel pizza mozzarella sticks.


Prezel Pizza Mozzarella Sticks

  • Prep Time:10 minutes
  • Cook Time:10 minutes
  • Total Time:20 minutes
  • Servings:8
  • Medium


  • 1 package Pillsbury pizza dough
  • 8 mozzarella sticks
  • 3 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 2 tablespoon baking soda
  • Pepperoni (as much as you want)
  • Sea salt
  • Marinara sauce (optional)
  • Nonstick spray
Photo by Emma Lally
  • Step 1

    Open tube of dough and roll out onto cutting board. Cut into 8 long strips (lengthwise).

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  • Step 2

    Place pepperoni onto a slice and wrap the dough around the mozzarella stick. Place on a baking tray sprayed with nonstick spray.

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  • Step 3

    In a bowl, combine water and baking soda. Brush the mixture on top of the dough sticks.

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  • Step 4

    Sprinkle with sea salt on top. Bake in the over at 450°F for 10 minutes, until golden brown.

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  • Step 5

    Brush with melted butter. If you want the extra flair, dip in marinara sauce.

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