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Sep 29

Meatball Pizza

Meatball Pizza

I’m back, I’m married, and I’m bringing a recipe that combines two of my favorite things in the whole world: meatballs and pizza! So, basically everything is pretty great – what’s not to love?

This Meatball Pizza is so good. Hearty, meaty, saucy, cheesy and all on a tasty, crispy wheat crust. Meatballs are one of my favorite foods, and these little babies do not disappoint. I actually modified the meatballs recipe from my Spaghetti & Meatball Soup, so if you’ve ever tried that you already know they’re moist, flavorful and kind of adorable to boot. When I make pizza I always want it to be fast and easy, and Boboli crusts are great for that. If you prefer to make your own crust you certainly can. To view your WW PersonalPoints for this recipe and track it in the WW app or site, click here!

Meatball Pizza

My husband (yay, I get to say that now!) gave this a big thumbs up and said it was “really meaty…I like that.” This could definitely be a crowd pleaser for game day or for a quick weeknight dinner. Looking for more pizza ideas? Check out my Thai Chicken Pizza, Meat Lover’s Pizza, Chicken Alfredo Pizza, Buffalo Chicken Pizza, Cheeseburger Pizza, Margherita Pizza, Mexican Pizza, Barbecue Chicken Pizza, Pepperoni & Pineapple Pizza or Bacon, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Pizza.

Thanks for all the well wishes while I was gone on my honeymoon – I love you guys!


Meatball Pizza

This Meatball Pizza is hearty, meaty, saucy, cheesy and all on a tasty, crispy wheat crust!


  • 4 oz 99% fat free uncooked ground turkey breast
  • A pinch of garlic powder
  • 4 teaspoons plain dried breadcrumbs
  • 2 teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 ¾ teaspoons Italian seasoning, divided
  • 1 large egg white
  • 2 teaspoons skim milk
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 Boboli 12” Whole Wheat Pizza Crust
  • ½ cup pizza sauce
  • ¾ cup shredded 2% Mozzarella cheese


  • Pre-heat the oven to 450.
  • In a large bowl, combine the ground turkey, garlic powder, Parmesan, breadcrumbs, ¾ teaspoon of the Italian seasoning, egg white and milk. Using your hands (or a spoon), mush all the ingredients together until well combined. Mixture will be somewhat wet. Roll meat mixture into 20 separate (3/4” – 1”) mini meatballs.
  • In a large skillet, bring the olive oil over medium heat. Add the meatballs to the oil and cook them, stirring occasionally until all sides are browned and meatballs are cooked through. Remove meatballs to a dish and set aside. You may want to cut the meatballs in half so that they lay flatter on the pizza (I did with most of them).
  • Spread pizza sauce evenly across the top surface of the pizza crust, leaving at least a ½ inch edge around the outside. Sprinkle the shredded mozzarella evenly over the top and spread the meatballs out across the surface. Finish the pizza by sprinkling the remaining teaspoon of Italian seasoning over top.
  • Place pizza on a foil covered baking sheet, a preheated pizza stone (my preference) or straight onto the oven rack (depending on how you like your crust) and bake for 8-10 minutes.


To view your WW PersonalPoints for this recipe and track it in the WW app or site, click here!
Nutrition Information per slice:
207 calories, 24 g carbs, 3 g sugars, 7 g fat, 3 g saturated fat, 15 g protein, 3 g fiber (from myfitnesspal.com)
MyWW SmartPoints per (1/6th of the recipe) serving:(SP calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)
Green: 6 SmartPoints/ Blue: 6 SmartPoints/ Purple: 6 SmartPoints
Weight Watchers Points Plus:
5 per slice (P+ calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)


9 comments on “Meatball Pizza”

  1. First

    Also this is mr bites checking in to verify my wife’s claims

  2. Congrats!!
    This pizza is perfection 🙂 I adore meatballs on pizza!

  3. Congratulations Mr & Mrs Bites!!! Wishing you a lifetime of happiness, great health and success… and a lifetime of enjoying these awesome recipes!!!

  4. How much of a difference will 2% milk make in the nutritional content of this? I have two little ones and a husband who will not bend on the milk…:) Thanks!

  5. Hi! I’m making this tomorrow and am wondering if you think we could make the meatballs ahead of time and refrigerate them. Thanks!

  6. Where do you get the Boboli 12″ Whole Wheat Pizza crust? I can’t find it at Kroger, Meijer, or Amazon.

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