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One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice

This One Pot Pepperoni Pizza Rice makes the perfect side dish or light dinner for any night of the week! It tastes so good with tons of melty cheese and warm marinara sauce.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Keyword dinner recipe idea, easy pizza recipe, easy rice recipe, pizza casserole, quick and easy dinner, quick and easy dinner recipe, rice dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 431kcal
Author Jenny


  • Stove


  • 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


  • 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.


Calories: 431kcal | Carbohydrates: 65g | Protein: 20g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 31mg | Sodium: 1450mg | Potassium: 633mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 734IU | Vitamin C: 9mg | Calcium: 374mg | Iron: 2mg