Deep-Dish Cheeseburger Pizza

Deep-Dish Cheeseburger Pizza
David Prince
Serves 4
preparation
15
minutes
cooking
40
minutes

Ingredients

1
tablespoon
plus 1 teaspoon olive oil, plus more for the pan
1/2
pound
ground beef
1/4
cup
barbecue sauce
1
pound
plain or whole-wheat pizza dough, thawed if frozen
1
cup
grated Cheddar (about 4 ounces)
1
cup
baby arugula
1
small tomato, sliced
1/4
small red onion, thinly sliced
kosher salt and black pepper

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 425° F. Heat 1 teaspoon of the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the beef and cook, breaking it up with the back of a spoon, until no longer pink, 4 to 5 minutes. Stir in the barbecue sauce.
  3. Oil a 10-inch ovenproof skillet and press the pizza dough into the bottom and up the sides.
  4. Top the dough with the beef and sprinkle with the cheese. Bake until golden brown, 20 to 25 minutes.
  5. Top with the arugula, tomato, and onion. Drizzle with oil and sprinkle with a pinch each of salt and pepper.
Kate Merker and Sara Quessenberry
May 2010

Nutritional Information

  • Per Serving
  • Calories From Fat 251
  • Protein 29 g
  • Carbohydrate 64 g
  • Sugar 8 g
  • Fiber 3 g
  • Fat 28 g
  • Sat Fat 10 g
  • Calcium 223 mg
  • Iron 5 mg
  • Sodium 788 mg
  • Cholesterol 64 mg
What does this mean? See Nutrition 101.