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The Best Copycat Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza Recipe

by Nellie

This Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza recipe is so easy to make at home! Simple ingredients makes a delicious dinner or lunch!copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe

What makes the Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza so good?

The secret lies in the 12-inch personal pan pizza crust. It’s made with a special blend of flours and other ingredients that gives it that unmistakable Pizza Hut flavor.copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe in round pan

Once you have the dough ready, top it with your favorite sauce and toppings. You can use store bought sauces or make your own for a truly homemade pizza. Choose from a variety of cheeses and meats, plus vegetables for added crunch or flavor.copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe

What ingredients do you need for this homemade personal pan pizza?

Dough:

  • 1 cup warm water
  • 2 ¼ teaspoon active yeast
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 5 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 ½ cups all purpose flour

copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipeSauce:

  • 8 ounces tomato sauce
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon oregano 
  • ½ teaspoon basil
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed

Toppings:

copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe pepperoni

  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tablespoons parmesan
  • 1 ½ teaspoons oregano
  • Pepperoni (optional)

Where can you serve this delicious personal pan pizza?

This pizza is great for a quick meal any day of the week. Serve it up for game night, movie night, or as part of a romantic dinner for two. You can even cut them into slices and serve them as appetizers at your next gathering! Or just enjoy one to yourself—it’s that good!

What are some other fun pizza recipes to try?

What can you serve with this pizza hut personal pan pizza?

This pizza is delicious on its own, but why not pair it with some other classic Italian dishes to make a complete meal? Start with an antipasto platter of cured meats and cheeses. Follow up with a salad or soup. Then finish off your feast with this yummy personal pan pizza! You can even add some garlic bread on the side for an extra treat.copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe

No matter how you serve it, this homemade Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza recipe is sure to be a hit!

What are some helpful tips for making personal pan pizza?copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe

Making this pizza at home doesn’t have to be intimidating. Here are a few tips to help you out:

  • Always make sure your ingredients are as fresh as possible for the best flavor and texture.
  • Preheat your oven before baking your pizza to ensure even cooking.
  • Allow the dough to rest and rise before rolling it out so that it will be easier to work with.
  • Use a light touch when adding your favorite toppings to avoid overloading the pizza.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes for the best results, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.

With these tips, you’ll be able to make the perfect Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza at home every time!

copycat pizza hut personal pan pizza recipe
Yield: 1 10x10 pizza

The Best Copycat Pizza Hut Personal Pan Pizza Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Additional Time: 50 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 25 minutes

This delicious copycat pizza hut pan pizza is so good and easy to make at home for a weeknight dinner!

Ingredients

  • Dough:
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 2 ¼ teaspoon active yeast
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 5 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 ½ cups all purpose flour
  • Sauce:
  • 8 ounces tomato sauce
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon oregano
  • ½ teaspoon basil
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • Toppings:
  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tablespoons parmesan
  • 1 ½ teaspoons oregano
  • Pepperoni (optional)

Instructions

  1. In a medium bowl, combine the yeast, sugar and warm water with a whisk
  2. Let the yeast activate, sitting for 5 minutes.
  3. Whisk together again and add the olive oil and combine.
  4. Add the flour about a cup at a time stirring in between until a dough forms.
  5. Let this dough sit in a bowl for 45 minutes covered with a damp towel.
  6. While that is rising, mix together the tomato sauce. 
  7. Combine all ingredients, the tomato sauce, garlic, oregano, salt, whisking them together. 
  8. Once the 45 minutes are up, knead the pizza dough for about 5 minutes, stretching out as you do so into a disc-like pizza crust.
  9. Preheat the oven to 450 degrees fahrenheit.
  10. In the oven safe pan put the other 2 tablespoons of olive oil in the pan and spread all over.
  11. Place the disc of kneaded pizza dough into the pan and spread it with clean hand to fill it fully.
  12. Take your pizza sauce and spread evenly over the pizza dough. Be sure spread the sauce all the way to the edge.
  13. Coat with mozzarella cheese and afterwards half the oregano and parmesan mix.
  14. Arrange the pepperoni on top and sprinkle again with the rest of the parmesan mix.
  15. Place in the oven for 45 minutes or until the cheese is melted and slightly crunchy.
  16. Easily slide the pizza onto a cutting board and slice into desired shapes and enjoy!

Notes

The olive oil prevents the pizza from sticking to the pan and helps the crust cook to create the ideal slightly crunchy bottom of the crust while still having the middle of the pizza stay fluffy.

Other topping ideas:

Green peppers

Bacon

Onions

Ham

Cheddar cheese

sausage

Nutrition Information

Yield

5

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 517Total Fat 25gSaturated Fat 8gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 15gCholesterol 38mgSodium 1622mgCarbohydrates 54gFiber 3gSugar 3gProtein 19g

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