Pizza Bagels For Adults

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Today we are putting an "adultier" spin on a childhood favorite because we are going to be making pizza bagels - for adults!

There was noting quite like coming home from school and heating up a box of pizza bagels while watching after school programing before diving into homework for the rest of the night.

These gourmet pizza bagels have all the makings of the generic boxed bagels but with the fixings suited for a food connoisseur.


Veggie Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Mozzarella Cheese
  • Jalapeno Slices
  • Mushroom Slices

Three Cheese Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Fresh Mozzarella
  • Shredded Mozzarella
  • Shredded Parmesan

Roasted Garlic Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Alfredo Sauce
  • Roasted Garlic
  • Minced Shallot
  • Crispy Bacon
  • Shredded Mozzarella Cheese

Great Alfredo Potato Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Mini Roasting Potatoes
  • Almond Slices
  • Roasted Garlic Alfredo
  • Shredded Gruyere Cheese
  • Caramelized Onions

Haiwaiian Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Ham Cubes
  • Pineapple Tidbits
  • Shredded Mozzarella Cheese

Meat Lovers Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
  • Ham Cubes
  • Crispy Bacon
  • Pepperoni

Classic Pepperoni Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Pepperoni
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Shredded Mozzarella

Chicken Parmesan Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Shredded Cooked Chicken Breast
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Fresh Mozzarella
  • Fresh Basil

Caprese & Anchovies Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Sliced Tomato
  • Pesto
  • Anchovie Filets
  • Fresh Mozzarella
  • Fresh Basil
  • Balsamic Vinegar

Buffalo & Bleu Cheese Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Shredded Cooked Chicken
  • Buffalo Sauce
  • Shredded Parmesan
  • Crumbled Bleu Cheese

Broccolini Alfredo Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Chopped Broccolini
  • Chopped Shallot
  • Alfredo Sauce
  • Mozzarella Cheese

Black Olive & Banana Pepper Pizza Bagel

  • Mini Bagel
  • Banana Pepper Rings
  • Sliced Black Olives
  • Pepperoni
  • Shredded Mozzarella Cheese

You know you’re officially a foodie when you come to appreciate the final post bake toppings like fresh parsley for a pop of color, basil leaves with mozzarella, red pepper flakes for some heat and a sprinkle of grated parmesan to pull it all together.

Overall, I definitely loved the broccolini Alfredo, pineapple and ham and roasted garlic pizzas the most. My fiancé especially enjoyed the buffalo chicken and meat lovers pizzas. As an added bonus, whatever pizzas you don’t eat you can freeze and reheat, just like boxed bagel bites.

If you have an idea for a gourmet version of one of your favorite childhood foods, let me know what you’d love to see an adultier version of down in the comments below!

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Pizza Bagels For Adults

  • Number of Servings: 24
  • Prep Time: 30 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 45 minutes
Pizza Bagels For Adults

Ingredients

  • BASIC INGREDIENTS:
  • 12 mini bagels, sliced in half
  • 2 cups pizza sauce
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • ½ cup Parmesan cheese, shredded
  • ½ cup Parmesan cheese, grated
  • 3 tbsp fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • 3 tsp red pepper flakes
  • FOR CLASSIC PEPPERONI PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • 2 tbsp chopped pepperoni, per half
  • FOR JALAPNO MUSHROOM PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • 2 jalapeno slices, per half
  • 2 thin mushroom slices, per half
  • FOR PINEAPPLE, HAM & BACON PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • 1 tsp ham cubes, per half
  • 1 tsp chopped crispy bacon, per half
  • 2 tsp pineapple tidbits, per half
  • FOR BROCCOLINI ALFREDO PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tbsp alfredo sauce, per half
  • 1 tbsp chopped broccolini, per half
  • 1 tbsp chopped shallot, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • FOR CAPRESE & ANCHOVIES PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pesto, per half
  • 2 anchovie filets, chopped, per half
  • 1 thick slice mozzarella, per half
  • 2 fresh basil leaves, per half
  • 1 roma tomato slice, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella cheese, per half
  • ½ tsp balsamic vinegar, per half
  • FOR BUFFALO CHICKEN & BLEU CHEESE PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp buffalo sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded chicken, per half
  • 2 tsp crumbled bleu cheese, per half
  • 2 tsp shredded Parmesan cheese, per half
  • FOR BACON ALFREDO POTATO PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp garlic alfredo sauce, per half
  • 2 boiled roasting potatoes, per half
  • 2 tsp sliced almonds, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded gruyere cheese, per half
  • FOR BANANA PEPPER & BLACK OLIVE PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella cheese, per half
  • 2 banana pepper rings, per half
  • 4 black olive slices, per half
  • 2 tsp chopped pepperonis, per half
  • FOR ROASTED GARLIC PIZZA BAGEL:
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp alfredo sauce, per half
  • 2 tsp roasted garlic cloves, per half
  • 2 tsp shallot, chopped, per half
  • 2 tsp crispy bacon crumbles, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • FOR CHICKEN PARMESAN PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded cooked chicken, per half
  • 1 slice mozzarella, per half
  • 2 tsp shredded Parmesan cheese, per half
  • FOR MEAT LOVERS PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tbsp shredded mozzarella, per half
  • 2 tbsp chopped pepperoni, per half
  • 2 tbsp ham cubes, per half
  • 2 tsp crispy bacon crumbles, per half
  • FOR THREE CHEESE PIZZA BAGEL (INGREDIENTS LISTED PER BAGEL HALF):
  • 1 mini bagel, sliced in half
  • 2 tsp pizza sauce, per half
  • 2 tsp shredded mozzarella cheese, per half
  • 1 slice mozzrella cheese, per half
  • 2 tsp shredded Parmesan cheese, per half

Mouth Feel

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Savory
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Sweet
Spicy

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Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 F. Assemble the pizza bagels with the suggested ingredients, as desired. Arrange the pizza bagels on a baking sheet and bake for 8-12 minutes - the the cheese is melted and the bagels are toasted on the bottoms.
  2. Freeze any remaining pizza bagels. To reheat, bake at 350 F for 15-20 minutes from frozen, 8-10 minutes from thawed. Enjoy!
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