Pizza bites are a simple make ahead afterschool snack that kids love- here’s how to make your own yummy, copycat Totinos pizza rolls!
2 c. shredded mozzarella cheese
1/2 tsp pizza seasoning or Italian seasoning
3/4 jar of pizza sauce
3 Tbs finely Minced Onion
1 tsp minced garlic
Handful of pepperoni slices, diced finely or 1/4 cup Finely chopped cooked sausage
small bowl of water (about a Tablespoon)
In a medium bowl combine the mozzarella, pizza seasoning, pizza sauce, minced onion, garlic and pepperoni pieces. Place a wonton wrapper on a solid surface, add a teaspoon of filling to the middle.
Dip your finger in the small bowl of water and run it along the edges of the wonton wrapper to wet it very lightly. The fold the sides over, sealing each pizza bite.
Repeat until the filling is gone.
Heat a small amount of oil in a skillet or frydaddy, (370F) fry the pizza bites until they’re golden brown on both sides, flipping only once. Do not leave them in for too long or they make burst and all the filling will run out.
The freeze fairly well and can easily be reheated in a counter-top toaster oven or microwave.
makes about 48 depending on how fat you stuff them.
Other Filling Ideas:
- Diced Ham & Cheese (American Cheese or Swiss Cheese)
- Diced Corn Beef & Swiss Cheese
- Pepperoni, Sausage
- Ham and Pineapple Bits
- Elvis Bites- Fried Banana & Peanut Butter Bites
Please feel free to share your filling ideas below!