Fun Mini Pizzas


  • 2 bread muffins cut in half (you could use white, wholemeal or cheese muffins) or

  • 4 mini pizza bases

  • 30 ml (2tbsp) tomato puree

  • 15 ml (1tbsp) tomato ketchup

  • 1/2 of bolognaise mixture from here

  • Selection of vegetables to make the faces – sweetcorn, peppers, mushrooms, courgettes


  1. Preheat your oven to 200°C Gas Mark 6.
  2. In a small bowl mix together the tomato puree and tomato ketchup and
  3. spread a spoonful of this over the muffin halves.
  4. Put a spoonful of the cooled bolognese mixture on top of the tomato mixture and spread evenly.
  5. Sprinkle the grated cheese over the bolognese.
  6. Use the other ingredients to make up your funny or animal faces – sliced
  7. olives are great for eyes, strips of thinly cut peppers for a lion’s mane or hair.
  8. Carefully place them on a baking tray and cook in the oven until bubbling – 10-12 minutes.


Cooking Skills

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  • GratingGrating
  • BakingBaking
  • Time-keepingTime-keeping
  • StylingStyling

Fun Mini Pizzas

Fun Mini Pizzas

Skill level:
Easy - with supervision
Recipe time:
10 - 12 minutes

Top tips

You may also want to use; olives, pepperoni slices, 90g grated cheddar cheese, you can also use mozzarella slices.