Most everyone loves pizza. Meatloaf? Maybe not. But why meatballs and not meatloaf? Why stuffed and flavored hamburgers and not meatloaf? Perhaps it’s the name, or perhaps it’s the look of it. But take all the familiar flavors of pizza and incorporate it into the loaf, roll it up with pepperoni and cheese and top with sauce and more cheese, and hopefully this recipe will change your mind about the humble meatloaf.
This month has been about easy recipes to feed the family as you head back to school, or back to online learning, or back to still working at home, or maybe even going back to work. Whatever it may be, quick, easy, or make ahead is key as most of us have been stuck at home a lot, cooking way more than usual. And while you may roll your eyes at homemade pizza as easy; using make ahead flatbread dough, a convenient sheet pan shape for everyone to have their own personal portion, and store-bought toppings means that pizza night can indeed be relatively easy.
Summer is soon coming to an end soon, so what better way to commemorate the season than with a grilled pizza party, utilizing toppings that make the most of that lingering summer produce. The dough for this pizza is an extremely versatile flatbread, making it ideal for a build your own pizza set-up. The recipe also includes directions for baking in the oven.