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Pizza tots are a kid’s dream coming true as it combines all their favorite things like tater tots, mozzarella cheese, pizza sauce, and pepperoni to make an easy dinner in less than 30 minutes. 

Pizza Tots 

Pizza is a staple in our home! Between our dump and bake pizza casserole, air fryer crescent pepperoni pizza pockets, pizza cupcakes, and these pizza tots we always have a great option to choose from! These pizza tots seem to always be at the top of the list! 

pizza tots

You are absolutely going to love this easy dinner option! Not only is it a kid’s dream dinner, but they are so easy to make! We love that we can customize them for every picky eater or the person who eats everything! Once you pull these out of the oven you will be greeted with crispy tater tots with soft insides that are piled with pizza sauce and cheesy goodness! And we can’t forget the pepperoni. This is one dinner choice that the whole family will always agree on! 

How to Make Pizza Tots

1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.

2. Layout tater tots onto a baking sheet. 

lay tater tots on a baking sheet

3. Bake tater tots for 10 minutes.

4. Remove from oven. 

5. Layer with pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, and pepperoni.

layer with sauce, cheese and pepperoni

6. Place back into the oven for 10 minutes.

7. Serve & enjoy.

pizza tots

Tips Tricks and FAQs

  • Get creative with your pizza tots and add other toppings! Try ham and pineapple or veggie or add mushrooms to make these Pepperoni and mushroom pizza tots. The sky is the limit when it comes to topping ideas. 
  • Be sure to serve these right away so that the tater tots stay nice and crispy. 
pizza tots

Storage

These do not store very well and are enjoyed right away. If you choose to store them you will want to do so in an airtight container for up to 2 days in the fridge. Not that the tater tots will become soggy as they sit in the fridge. 

Can I make pizza tots ahead of time?

It is best to make these right before you serve them. This ensures that the tater tots stay nice and crispy. 

pizza tots

Can I make these in individual sizes?

You can create pizza tater tot cups! Just grease a mini muffin tray and place 3-4 tater tots in each cup. Bake for 10 minutes at 425 degrees. Once cooked for 10 minutes, smash them down a bit so they form a cup, and then add your sauce, cheese, and pepperoni and bake for another 15 minutes.

pizza tots

Pizza Tots

Pizza tots are a kid’s dream coming true as it combines all their favorite things like tater tots, mozzarella cheese, pizza sauce, and pepperoni to make an easy dinner in less than 30 minutes.

Ingredients

  • 1 Bag Tater Tots
  • 8oz Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
  • Pizza Sauce
  • Pepperoni

Instructions

    Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.

    Layout tater tots onto a baking sheet. 

    Bake tater tots for 10 minutes.

    Remove from oven. 

    Layer with pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, and pepperoni.

    Place back into the oven for 10 minutes.

    Serve & enjoy.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

6

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 125Total Fat: 8gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 25mgSodium: 306mgCarbohydrates: 4gFiber: 0gSugar: 1gProtein: 9g

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