French Bread Pizza is the perfect budget-friendly fast and easy weeknight dinner. Customize the toppings to fit your taste buds or what you have on hand! Budgetbytes.com
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French Bread Pizza

French Bread Pizza is the perfect budget-friendly fast and easy weeknight dinner. Customize the toppings to fit your taste buds or what you have on hand! 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
Keyword: Dinner, easy, Fast, Pizza
Total Cost: $2.45 recipe / $0.61 each (cheese pizza)
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 French loaf $0.99
  • 1/2 cup pizza sauce $0.42
  • 4 oz. shredded mozzarella (about 1 cup shredded) $1.04
  • toppings of your choice variable

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 400ºF. Cut the French loaf in half lengthwise, then cut each half open into two pieces. Place the pieces of French Bread, cut side up, on a large baking sheet.
  • Top each piece of bread with about 2 Tbsp pizza sauce and 1 oz. (or 1/4 cup shredded) mozzarella. Add any additional toppings you desire.
  • Bake the pizzas in the preheated oven for 10-15 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly, and the bread is slightly brown and crispy on the edges. Serve hot.