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Rolled Pizza Bread

Rolled Pizza Bread is a simple dough that is flattened into a rectangle, filled with all your favorite pizza toppings, minus the sauce and rolled up and baked. Once done, you slice it and dip it in your favorite sauce.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 1 hr 15 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Course Appetizer, Lunch, Main Course, Snack
Cuisine Italian
Servings 6 people


  • 2 cups warm water
  • 1 Tbsp yeast
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 5 cups all purpose flour bread flour is fine too
  • 4-6 cups grated mozzarella (depends on size of your dough and how much cheese you like)
  • 1-2 cups parmesan cheese
  • pizza toppings of your choice
  • pizza sauce (to dip rolled pizza bread in when cooked)


  • Place warm water in bowl, sprinkle with sugar and yeast. Give a stir and let sit for 2 minutes.
  • Add all remaining ingredients to bowl containing yeast, sugar and water. Mix with wooden spoon.
  • When difficult to stir, sprinkle 1-2 Tbsp flour onto work surface, turn dough out onto flour and knead for 2 minutes. Then place into an oiled bowl and cover for 1 hour or doubled in size.
  • When done rising, preheat oven to 400 degrees. Lightly flour work surface and dump dough out, cut dough in half.
  • Lightly press each section of dough into a large rectangle with your fingertips. Then use a rolling pin to make a larger, thinner rectangle about 1/4-1/2 inch in thickness.
  • Sprinkle mozzarella, parmesan cheese, pizza seasonings, then cooked meat of your choice and other toppings. You can sprinkle additional mozzarella and parmesan onto top before rolling up.
  • Starting with long end, roll dough up as tightly as you can without tearing dough, like a pinwheel.
  • Pinch seam of dough onto pinwheel to seal when done rolling. Pinch ends, then with your finger, push inwards and pinch again to seal ends.
  • Carefully place Rolled Pizza Bread onto a large baking sheet seam side down. Gently make angled slits across top of dough to allow steam to vent. Put into an oven preheated to 400 degrees for 30 minutes.
  • When done cooking, let bread sit for 5 minutes and then cut into 1 inch pieces and dip into hot pizza sauce. Enjoy!
Keyword Homemade Dough, Homemade Italian Food, Rolled Pizza Bread