I don't think I have to tell anyone that pizza is the most amazing food of all time. Pizza is so wonderful that you really don't need to do anything to it, because it's already perfect. It has everything: hot, bubbly cheese, a crispy crust, savory tomato sauce, toppings of your choice. But hey — why not play around with a few pizza hacks that can only make your eating experience more enjoyable and more interesting? I mean, what could be more fun than finding new ways to eat pizza?
These pizza hacks ensure that you'll never get bored of your favorite meal (as if that could ever happen), and will also make you feel less guilty about eating pizza all the time, because at least you're trying something different, you know? There are just so many ways to mix cheese and tomato sauce with some kind of dough, and wasting these opportunities is basically a crime. Just saying.
I did the work for you, and rounded up a whole bunch of ways to eat pizza that will change how you look at your favorite food forever. Some of these are way easier to make than cooking up an entire pie, and others are just interesting enough to impress whatever company or guests you have. Want to change your pizza-eating experience? Check out these 20 pizza hacks, and I guarantee life will never be the same.
1. Pepperoni Cheese Stick Rollups
Make these little guys whenever you're too busy to make real pizza. They're fast, easy, and SO GOOD.
Image and recipe: The Girl Who Ate Everything
2. Dippable Pizza Sticks
Cut up a pizza, twist it, bake it, dip it. Delicious.
3. Pizza Rolls
You can eat as many of these bite-size pizza rolls as you want, because they're small. That's how it works, right?
4. Leftover Pizza Waffle
This will change leftovers FOREVER.
5. Pizza Fries
Just in case you thought it was impossible to make fries even more delicious than they already are, these are a thing that exist.
6. Pizza Cones
WHAT?! You will never look at a cone the same way again.
7. Pizza Grilled Cheese
You're probably asking yourself why you haven't thought of this already. I know. Me too.
8. Pizza Casserole
Prefer to eat your pizza with a fork? This is the answer to your problems.
Image and recipe: Half-Baked Harvest
9. Pizza Bites
Could these be any more delicious or any easier to make? No. The answer is no.
10. Pizza Rolls
This is the REAL way to use crescent roll dough.
11. Pizza Monkey Bread
Just when you thought monkey bread couldn't get any better, this happened.
Image and recipe: Confections Of A Foodie Bride
12. Pizza "Cinnamon" Rolls
How is this even real life?!
13. White Pizza Dip
OK, so this is dip and not handheld pizza, but it still tastes like pizza, and that's all that matters.
Image and recipe How Sweet It Is
14. Pizza Waffles
Hands down the BEST way to use your waffle maker.
15. Pizza Swirl Bread
Impress literally everyone you know with this bread... if you don't eat it all first.
Image and recipe: How Sweet It Is
16. Pizza Muffins
Probably the most delicious way to eat muffins, don't you think?
17. Zucchini Pizza Boats
Want to attempt to be healthy? Eat your pizza with zucchini instead of crust, guilt-free.
Image and recipe: Cooking Classy
18. Pizza Stuffed Hot Dog
This is actually the best way to eat a hot dog.
19. Happy Hour Pizza Rolls
These are basically like pizza egg rolls. I lived off them one summer, and I don't regret it.
Image and recipe: Menu Musings
20. Pizza Bread Rolls
Little pizzas rolled up into cinnamon bun shape? You couldn't ask for anything better.
Image and recipe: The 350 Degree Oven