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Homemade Bagel Bites

 

If it’s called pizza or includes pepperoni, my kids love it, and these simple, homemade “bagel bites” are no exception. To make them even more kid-friendly for toddlers, use mini bagels and include them involved in the preparation!

Homemade Bagel Bites

Author/Source:

Pam @ onceamonthmeals.com

Ingredients:

  • 4 whole bagels, split in half
  • 1 cup pizza sauce
  • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 ounce pepperoni (optional)
  • additional pizza toppings, as desired

Directions:

Spread a tablespoon of pizza sauce on each bagel half. Arrange pepperoni and additional toppings, if desired. Sprinkle with cheese. Heat oven to 425F. Place bagel pizzas on a baking sheet and bake 5-10 minutes or until heated through and cheese is melted, or microwave 30 seconds to a minute or until cheese is melted.

Freezing Directions:

After assembling pizzas, do not bake. Place on a baking sheet and flash freeze. Remove from freezer, place in freezer bags, seal, label, and return to freezer. To serve: Heat oven to 425F. Place frozen bagel pizzas on a baking sheet and bake 10-15 minutes or until heated through and cheese is melted, or microwave 30 seconds to a minute or until cheese is melted.

Servings: 8

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9 Responses to “Homemade Bagel Bites”

  1. Tennille says:

    I love this!! It is great that you can make them and then freeze with the toppings on them. Can’t wait to make with the kids!

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  4. Malea says:

    These were sooo easy to put together, freeze, and then cook for lunch after church! My kids, husband and I loved them!~ The bagel was perfectly crunchy … Mmmmmm!

  5. Lynette says:

    So I’m restocking my freezer and making these and buffalo chicken (just the meat to make different meals) so I decided I’m going to make up some buffalo chicken bagel pizzas. Win win I’d say

    • katie says:

      Smart thinking! Let us know how they turn out. You can probably tell how we feel about Buffalo chicken around here. :)

  6. bev says:

    you’ve got to try them with bbq sauce / pulled pork / diced onion / diced dill pickle / shredded mozzarella – DIVINE!

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