Air Fryer Pizza Rolls

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Air Fryer Pizza rolls are a delectable and fun way to eat pizza. These rolls are so much better than the store bought one you will never go back.
Prep: 15 minutes
Cook: 5 minutes
Total: 20 minutes
Picture of the air fryer pizza rolls from the top, all stacked on a white plate.

Air Fryer Pizza rolls are a delectable and fun way to eat pizza. These rolls are so much better than the store bought one you will never go back because you put in what you love best.

Picture of the air fryer pizza rolls from the top, all stacked on a white plate.

These air fryer pizza rolls are so versatile and also a great project to do with kids in the kitchen. They can help build their own. Also, a great snack to serve at your next game day or movie night. They will be a hit!

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  • 20 Minute Meal: Come together quickly and are so much healthier in the air fryer.
  • Easy Ingredients: All found in pantry.
  • Family Friendly: Everyone loves these popable treats.
  • Adaptable: Make it low-carb, meat free, dairy free, etc…
  • Makes Great Leftovers: Rarely are there leftovers but are great to reheat.
Stack of pizza rolls on a white plate.

What You Need to Make Pizza Rolls in the Air Fryer

Ingredients

  • pizza dough
  • mozzarella cheese
  • pepperoni
  • any pizza sauce
Pizza dough, sauce, cheese and toppings.

Equipment

How to Make Homemade Pizza Rolls – Step by Step

Ingredients being mixed in a bowl, dough layed out with toppings and finally the pizza rolls being formed.
  • Mix: First, preheat air fryer and in a bowl, mix pepperoni, cheese and sauce.
  • Roll: Second, flatten dough into a rectangle.
  • Fill: Third, spoon one teaspoon of filling onto dough 1/2” apart on half of the rectangle and next with egg wash dampen the dough around the dollops of filling.
  • Fold: Next, fold over the dough to cover the dollops of filling and then force out the air.
Pizza rolls before and after being cooked.
  • Seal:  Then using a pastry crimper or pizza cutter, cut out rolls.
  • Bake: Finally, place pizza rolls in the air fryer,spray with oil and cook on 350 for 5 minutes. Let cool before eating, filling will be extremely hot.

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Common Questions About Air Fryer Pizza Rolls

SUBSTITUTE GLUTEN FREE DOUGH?

Of course, use gluten free, whole wheat, whatever you like.

CAN THIS RECIPE BE DOUBLED OR HALVED?

Definitely, just adjust the ingredients accordingly.

FROZEN PIZZA ROLLS?

Absolutely, you can par bake and freeze in an airtight container and have them ready to serve whenever you get the mood.

WHAT TO SERVE WITH AIR FRYER PIZZA ROLLS.

The best part of these pizza rolls is that there are no rules. Chose the dipping sauce that you love.
>30 Minute Marinara
>Andy’s Pizza Dip
> Jar Sauce
>Easy Alfredo Sauce

Picture of the inside of a pizza roll on top of a stack of other pizza rolls.

Expert Tips for Making Pizza Rolls in Air Fryer

  • Recipe Can be Doubled: A great recipe for a crowd.  Simply increase the ingredients proportionately and split it into batches.
  • Add different Meat: Use your favorite meat in these, for example: sausage, meatballs, steak, anchovies, etc.
  • Short cut tip: Feel free to make your own dough, however, you can usually buy it in the fridge or freezer sections of the supermarket or alternatively buy at your local pizza place.
  • Variation tip: Try some veggie filled ones, use mushrooms, peppers, onions or fresh tomatoes.
  • Alternate ingredient: A meat replacements, dairy free cheese or other healthy substitutes for your families needs.
  • Different Sauces or seasonings: It is easy to adjust and make them hotter or spicier.
  • Size: Adjust the size of the pizza rolls to make larger ones for a meal replacement or a larger snack.

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Picture of the air fryer pizza rolls from the top, all stacked on a white plate.

Air Fryer Pizza Rolls

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Servings: 30 pieces
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients

  • 28 oz pizza crust homemade or store bought
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese diced
  • 1 cup pepperoni diced
  • 1 cup pizza sauce

Instructions

  • In a bowl, mix pepperoni, cheese and sauce
  • Flatten dough into a rectangle and cut sides to make even. Make sure dough is on a floured surface.
  • Spoon one teaspoon of filling onto dough 1/2” apart on half of the rectangle. With egg wash or water dampen the dough around the dollops of filling.
  • Fold over the dough to cover the dollops of filling. Force out the air around the filling and enclose the bites.
  • Using a pastry crimper or pizza cutter, cut out each pizza roll. If you use a pizza cutter, you’ll want to use a fork to crimp the edges of the pizza rolls.
  • Place pizza rolls in the air fryer basket and spray with oil.
  • Cook on 350 for 5 minutes. Let cool before eating, filling will be extremely hot.

Expert Tips

  • This Recipe Can be Doubled: A great recipe for a crowd.  Simply increase the ingredients proportionately and split it into batches.
  • Add different Meat: Use your favorite meat in these, for example: sausage, meatballs, steak, anchovies, etc.
  • Short cut tip: Feel free to make your own dough, however, you can usually buy it in the fridge or freezer sections of the supermarket or alternatively buy at your local pizza place.
  • Variation tip: Try some veggie filled ones, use mushrooms, peppers, onions or fresh tomatoes.
  • Alternate ingredient: Use meat replacements, dairy free cheese or other healthy substitutes for your families needs.
  • Different Sauces or seasonings: Make them hotter or spicier.
  • Size: Adjust the size of the pizza rolls to make larger ones for a meal replacement or a larger snack.
 

Estimated Nutritional Information

Calories: 104kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 7mg | Sodium: 273mg | Potassium: 40mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 61IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 45mg | Iron: 1mg

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