How to Make Delicious Pizza Pockets
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How to Make Delicious Pizza Pockets

Do you want to prepare a snack very quickly? If you have an oven or a microwave oven, you can make pizza pockets. Although they may resemble mini calzones, these small pizza’s are delicious and nutritious.

Let’s see how to make pizza pockets:

What you will need:

  1. Two and 1/2 cups of flour.
  2. 2 and 1/4 teaspoons of yeast.
  3. 1 teaspoon of salt.
  4. 1 cup of water.
  5. 1 tablespoon of cooking oil.

For the filling:

  1. One and 1/2 cup of chicken sausage or half a cup of chicken, lamb, beef, or pepperoni.
  2. One cup of chopped onions.
  3. One cup of green bell pepper or capsicum.
  4. Two medium-sized tomatoes.
  5. 1/3 cup of tomato paste.
  6. 1 teaspoon of basil leaves.
  7. Half a teaspoon of salt.
  8. Half a teaspoon of thyme.
  9. 1.5 cups of cheese (grated).
  10. Three tablespoons of water.

How to make pizza pockets:

Step 1

Take a mixing bowl or dough maker and mix 1 and 1/4 cup of flour, yeast, and salt. Pour in one cup of warm water. Stir slowly for 1-2 minutes, gradually stirring it. Then vigorously knead it. Now, take the dough onto a wooden board and knead it well by sprinkling additional flour.

Step 2

Roll the dough into a ball and let it rest in a bowl for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, divide it into 6 equal portions. You can make pizza using this dough if you want.

To make the filling:

Heat a little oil and fry sausages, pepperoni, or meat with green capsicum and onions. Add diced tomatoes, tomato paste, spices, and water. Cook over medium heat for five minutes.

To make the pockets:

Roll each pizza pocket dough into a ball. Fill one-sixth of it with the filling and seal it with a dough pinch.

Baking instructions:

Brush oil on a pizza pan or spray oil on it. Arrange the pizza pockets and brush them with a beaten egg. Bake at 375 degrees for 30-35 minutes.

Enjoy the delicious pizza pockets!

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