Sausage Rustica Pizza
Recipe type: Pizza
  • 1 Bonici Par-Baked Pizzeria Crust, Regular Center, Large Edge, 12"
  • 1 ounce light olive oil
  • 6 ounces red pizza sauce
  • 5 ounces pizza cheese blend (combination of 80% part-skim mozzarella cheese, shredded and 20% Parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 4 ounces Bonici Sliced Italian Sausage, Bias Cut
  • 2 ounces red onions, julienne-cut
  • 3 ounces Bonici Old World Specialties Italian Sausage, Large Chunk
  • 3 ounces roasted red, yellow and green bell peppers, peeled
  1. Brush the crust with olive oil just prior to assembling the pizza. *NOTE: It is not necessary to thaw par-baked pizza crusts.
  2. To assemble each pizza: Spread 6 ounces sauce evenly over crust.
  3. Top with 5 ounces pizza cheese blend, 4 ounces sliced Italian sausage, 2 ounces red onions, 3 ounces chunk Italian sausage and 3 ounces roasted peppers.
  4. Bake uncovered on a lightly oiled pan dusted with cornmeal or on a mesh pizza screen in a preheated conventional oven at 450 F for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden and bubbly.
  5. Remove from oven and slice into 8 wedges.
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