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One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

My One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice makes the perfect side or light dinner any night of the week! Simple dinner ideas coming your way!
One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

Simple dinner ideas are my favorite kind of recipes to cream!! This quick fix rice dish works perfect for a light dinner or as a side to grilled chicken or beef. My boys go nuts for this one hope you enjoy!

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One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

Dinner cooked up in one pot and you only need a few ingredients to make this tasty recipe. Try it out for yourself!

One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

Can’t wait for you to try this one. Have fun!

One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: dinner, mexican rice, pizza, quick fix dinner, simple dinner ideas
Servings: 4
Author: Jenny
  • 1 1/2 cups white medium grain rice I used Jasmine
  • 2 cups reduced sodium chicken broth
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 2 cups pasta or pizza sauce or marinara sauce
  • 8-10 pepperoni slices
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
  1. Preheat large skillet to medium heat. Add rice and chicken broth. Cover with lid and cook for 15 minutes, or until rice is cooked. Remove lid, stir and add salt, pepper, basil and garlic salt. Top with pasta sauce and layer with pepperoni slices and mozzarella cheese. Close with lid to melt cheese, about 5 minutes. Remove lid and serve hot.

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  1. 1

    Such a great idea. This looks so good!

  2. 2
    k says:

    To save money and calories just use water for the rice , you stil have all that flavor from your other ingredients.

  3. 3
    Maria Lichty says:

    I think my boys will go nuts for this recipe too!

  4. 4

    I love this idea! I’ll take pizza however I can get it!

  5. 5

    This looks delicious! It is sure to be a dinner time favorite!

  6. 6
    Gaby Dalkin says:

    This recipe takes rice to another LEVEL! I’m loving it!

  7. 7
  8. 8

    Such a great idea. This looks so good!

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