Meat Lovers Calzone

Did you know calzone means stuffed pants in Italian? Well this calzone stuffed with pepperoni, sausage, Canadian bacon, cheese, mushrooms and olives gets the job done deliciously!

Photo by Cecelia H.
Adapted from barbarabakes.com

PREP TIME

20

minutes

TOTAL TIME

60

minutes

SERVINGS

6

Servings

PREP TIME

20

minutes

TOTAL TIME

60

minutes

SERVINGS

6

servings

Adapted from barbarabakes.com

Ingredients

  • 1

    cup water, 120° to 130°F

  • 2

    tablespoons olive oil

  • 2 1/2

    cups bread flour

  • 1/2

    teaspoons salt

  • 2 1/4

    teaspoon (1 package) Red Star Quick Rise or Platinum Yeast

  • FILLING:

  • 1/2

    cup Pizza sauce, plus additional for serving

  • 2

    cups mozzarella cheese, shredded

  • 1/4

    cup Parmesan cheese

  • 1/2

    cup pepperoni, thinly sliced

  • 1/2

    cup sausage, cooked and crumbled

  • 1/2

    cup Canadian bacon, diced

  • 1/2

    cup black olives, coarsely chopped

  • 1

    cup mushrooms, thinly sliced

Directions

Combine flour, salt and yeast in a large mixing bowl. Add liquid ingredients and mix with paddle or beaters for 4 minutes on medium speed. Gradually add additional flour if needed and knead with dough hook(s) 5 to 7 minutes until smooth and elastic. Place dough in lightly oiled bowl and turn to grease top. Cover; let rise until dough doubles and passes the ripe test. Preheat oven to 375°F. Turn dough onto lightly floured surface; punch down to remove air bubbles. Divide dough into 6 pieces. Shape to balls. Let dough relax 10 minutes. On floured surface, roll each piece into an 8-inch circle. Spoon pizza sauce, cheese and toppings onto half of each circle. Moisten edge of dough with mixture of 1 egg and 1 teaspoon water. Fold in half; seal edge by pressing with fork. Prick each top; brush with remaining egg mixture. Bake on greased cookie sheets for 30 to 35 minutes or until golden brown. Serve immediately.

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