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The Pizza-in-a-Muffin Special

Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Blakeslee Wright Giles

Serves 1

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.


  • 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

Nutrition Information

  • calories 284
  • fat 10.2 g
  • satfat 3.7 g
  • sodium 650 mg

How to Make It

  1. 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.