The Pizza-in-a-Muffin Special

The Pizza-in-a-Muffin Special Recipe
Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Blakeslee Wright Giles

Pizza for breakfast? You bet when it's The Pizza-in-a-Muffin Special. We take turkey pepperoni, mozzarella, egg, and marinara sauce, and sandwich between an English muffin.


Serves 1

Recipe from

Cooking Light

Nutritional Information

Calories 284
Fat 10.2 g
Satfat 3.7 g
Sodium 650 mg


1 English muffin
1/2 ounce shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
1/2 ounce sliced turkey pepperoni
1 large egg, lightly beaten
1 tablespoon lower-sodium marinara


Place bottom half of English muffin on bottom plate of hot sandwich maker; top with mozzarella cheese and turkey pepperoni. Pour egg onto egg cooking plate. Top with other muffin half. Close sandwich maker, and cook 5 minutes; remove according to instructions. Tuck marinara inside sandwich.

Tiffany Vickers Davis,

Cooking Light

December 2013
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