Pizza Potato Skins

Instead of topping traditional crust, pile pizza ingredients onto potato skins for a fun and creative snack.

Serves: 8Prep: 15 minutesCook: 45 minutesTotal: 1 hourDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 4 medium russet potatoes, baked
  • 2 tablespoons Simple Truth Organic™ Salted Butter
  • Salt, to taste
  • Freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 16 turkey pepperoni slices
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1 cup Simple Truth Organic™ Marinara Pasta Sauce


  • Preheat broiler.
  • Use knife to make two cuts lengthwise down each potato, creating three pieces. Discard middle piece (or save for other use; you’ll only need potato ends).
  • Lightly scrape some pulp from potato skins, leaving about ¼" of potato intact. Discard pulp (or save for other use).
  • In microwave melt butter. Brush inside and outside of skins with butter; season with salt and pepper and arrange on baking sheet.
  • Broil skins for 8 minutes, flipping once after 4 minutes to crisp all sides.
  • Remove skins from broiler and top each with mozzarella and 3 to 4 pepperoni slices. Sprinkle with seasoning.
  • Broil for another 2 to 4 minutes or until cheese is melted. Serve with marinara sauce.