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Heinz Red Zone: Pizza Dogs

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Treat your friends to this tasty recipe from Rania Harris at your next tailgate party!

This week on the Steelers Huddle, Rania is making Pizza Dogs in the Heinz Red Zone!

Don’t forget to tune into the Steelers Huddle show each Saturday after the 11 p.m. news on KDKA-TV for more of Rania’s recipes!

STEELERS HUDDLE “Heinz Red Zone Recipe”: Pizza Dogs

  • ½ cup Heinz Ketchup
  • ¼ cup finely chopped green pepper
  • ¼ cup finely chopped pepperoni
  • 1 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tube refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 4 slices mozzarella cheese ~ halved on an angle
  • 8 all beef hot dogs

Directions:
Stir Ketchup with the green pepper, pepperoni, Italian seasoning, and Parmesan cheese in a small saucepan.

Cook, stirring often, over medium heat until bubbly and fragrant. Cool.

Preheat the oven to 350° F.

Unroll the dough and separate rectangles into triangles.

Spread an equal amount of sauce over each triangle. Top with a half slice of cheese.

Place a hot dog at the wide end of the rectangle and roll in dough to enclose.

Transfer to a parchment baking sheet, laying seam side down.

Bake on the lower rack of the oven for 15 minutes or until the crust is golden and the cheese is bubbly.