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Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe – SO YUMMY!

Looking for a quick snack or easy lunch for on the go?  This Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe is a hit, great for kids and adults alike.  When we’re craving a quick pizza snack, I’ve whipped these up using store bought pizza crust.  If I’m making this as the main course of our lunch, I use my homemade pizza dough recipe as the base and serve with baked veggies and fresh fruit.  Both ways taste great and make this recipe a success!

Easy Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe


  • 1 Pizza Crust
  • 80 Pepperoni Slices / 1 Package
  • 16 Mozzarella Sticks
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter
  • 1/2-1 Teaspoon Garlic Salt
  • 1/2-1 Teaspoon Dried Parsley 
  • Pizza Sauce For Dipping

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Easy Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

These delicious cheesy pepperoni pizza sticks are a crowd favorite! A fun twist on a classic food that everyone loves.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Additional Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 410 kcal


  • 1 Pizza Crust homemade recipe linked below in the instructions
  • Pepperoni Slices
  • 16 Mozzarella Sticks
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter
  • 1/2-1 Teaspoon Garlic Salt
  • 1/2-1 Teaspoon Dried Parsley
  • Pizza Sauce For Dipping


  • If making from scratch, use this Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe, following instructions on making the dough and letting rise. If using a store bought crust, move directly to step 2.
  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Roll pizza dough out till about 1/4" thick.
  • Using a pizza cutter, slice dough into rectangular sections, long enough to fit a cheese stick. (Homemade crust can be cut into about 16 rectangles. Boughten crust will give you about 10.)
  • Arrange a row of pepperonis on each dough rectangle.
  • Top each rectangle with a mozzarella stick.
  • Roll dough and pinch seams to secure your toppings inside.
  • Place on a greased sheet pan, seam side down.
  • Melt the butter.
  • Brush melted butter over each pepperoni stick with a basting brush.
  • Sprinkle each stick with garlic salt and parsley.
  • Bake for 12-15 minutes or till dough is thoroughly cooked and cheese inside is melted.
  • Serve immediately with pizza sauce for dipping.
  • Enjoy!


If using a store bought pizza crust, you will only get about 10 pepperoni sticks. The homemade crust version will give you about 16.


Serving: 2sticksCalories: 410kcalCarbohydrates: 47gProtein: 14gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 7gPolyunsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 30mgSodium: 1084mgFiber: 3gSugar: 2g
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Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Recipe – Step By Step

As always, follow along with these step-by-step instructions if you’d like to see the process in action.  If starting with a store bought pizza crust, move on to the next step.  Otherwise, start by following this delicious easy homemade pizza dough recipe first.  Then preheat your oven to 400 degrees.

Homemade Pizza Rolls ~ Great Snack Or Delicious Lunch!

Roll Out Pizza Dough

Once you have your pizza dough, roll it out to about 1/4 inch thick.  (You don’t want it too thick or it’s hard to bake all the way through.  Too thin will leave your pizza sticks exploding.)  Once rolled out, slice into rectangle shapes, big enough to fit your toppings.  The homemade pizza dough will give you about 16 rectangles while a store bought crust will give about 10.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Arrange Pepperoni Slices On Each Rectangle

Gently place 5 pepperoni slices on each rectangle slice.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Top With A Cheese Stick

Place 1 mozzarella stick on each pepperoni lined rectangle.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Roll Into Sticks

Gently roll each filled rectangle into a stick.  Seal edges by carefully pinching.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Place On Greased Sheet Pan And Top With Butter

Line your pepperoni sticks on a greased sheet pan, leaving space between each one so they can bake easily.  Then melt the butter and, using a basting brush, gently coat the top of each pepperoni stick with butter.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Season The Pepperoni Sticks

Sprinkle the Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks with a thin coating of garlic salt and dried parsley.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe


Place your sheet pans filled with Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks into your oven.  Bake for 12-15 minutes, or till thoroughly cooked through and cheese is melting.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Remove From Oven

Once finished baking, remove from oven.

Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe

Serve Immediately

These are best served piping hot from the oven with some pizza sauce for dipping.

 Cheesy Pepperoni Sticks Recipe 

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Recipe Rating

Lauryn R

Tuesday 20th of April 2021

These look really good and I know my kids would absolutely love them! It's a great mess free way to eat pizza too. I am definitely going to make these for my family.

Christine K

Monday 17th of August 2020

These look tasty!

monique s

Monday 17th of August 2020

The kids tried this this weekend and worked out great. Next batch we are going to try ham.

Em Mahr

Sunday 16th of August 2020

I love this recipe idea! It's easy, my kids can help, and I think they'd really like it. Can't wait to try it out!

shelly peterson

Saturday 15th of August 2020

These look yummy. My grandsons would love these.