Pizza Twirls


  • 1 (1 lb.) prepared whole grain pizza dough
  • 3/4 cup pizza sauce
  • 2 cups grated Italian cheese mix
  • 1/2 cup chopped California Black Ripe Olives


  1. Roll pizza dough into a 12-inch by 15-inch rectangle on a lightly floured surface.
  2. Spoon Pizza sauce in a thin layer over the top. Sprinkle with cheese and California Black Ripe Olives.
  3. Roll widthwise into a long tube shape.*
  4. Slice roll crosswise into 1-inch discs and place each onto a lightly greased baking sheet.
  5. Bake in a 425-degree oven for approximately 20 minutes. Make 10-12 snack sized servings.


*For easier slicing you may place roll into the freezer for 15 minutes until dough stiffens slightly.