Egg Pizza Pockets

Breakfast Pizza Pocket
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  • Ingredients
    2 sheets frozen pie dough, thawed
    3 EGGS, divided
    pinch each salt and pepper
    1 tbsp. butter
    1/4 cup pizza sauce
    16 pepperoni slices
    1/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
    1/2 cup ranch dressing

    Yields: 4 servings

  • Nutritional Information

    Per serving: per 1/4 of recipe

    Calories: 530

    Fat: 42 g
    Saturated Fat: 11 g

    Cholesterol: 170 mg
    Sodium: 860 mg
    Carbohydrate: 28 g
    Fiber: 1 g
    Sugars: 4 g
    Protein: 11 g

Directions

  1. PREHEAT oven to 350°F.

  2. UNROLL pie crusts. CUT four 4-inch squares from each round of pastry to make a total of 8 squares.

  3. WHISK together 2 eggs, salt and pepper. HEAT butter in large nonstick skillet set over medium heat; COOK eggs for 3 to 5 minutes or until set and soft curds form. Let cool slightly.

  4. SPREAD pizza sauce over half of the pastry squares; TOP with pepperoni, mozzarella and scrambled eggs. WHISK remaining egg with 1 tsp cold water; BRUSH edges of rectangles with some of the beaten egg. TOP with remaining pastry squares and PRESS edges to seal with tines of fork. BRUSH tops with beaten egg.

  5. PLACE pockets on parchment paper–lined baking sheet. BAKE for 25 to 30 minutes or until golden brown and crisp. SERVE with ranch dressing for dipping.

Insider Info

For a vegetarian option, omit pepperoni and substitute sliced mushrooms, chopped tomatoes or chopped peppers.

Make-ahead: Pizza pockets can be refrigerated or frozen, then reheated in toaster oven.