Easy Pizza Dough Dinner Rolls Recipe

You have enough to do to prepare meals for the holidays — a few shortcuts here and there just make things a whole lot easier. Buy some pre-made pizza dough and turn three simple ingredients and 10 minutes of active time into "homemade" dinner rolls. You can spend the extra time making dessert!

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Things You'll Need

  • 1 lb pre-made pizza dough

  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted

  • 1 teaspoon flakey sea salt

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Step 1

Cut the dough into 12 equal-sized pieces. Start with cutting the dough into 3 equal-sized pieces.

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Cut those in half and now you have 6 equal-sized pieces.

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Cut those in half and you now have 12 equal-sized pieces!

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Step 2

Roll the pieces into balls and evenly space them out on a baking dish that has been sprayed with cooking spray.

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Step 3

Cover loosely with a clean kitchen towel or plastic wrap and allow to rise until doubled in size. Depending on how cold your dough (and your kitchen) is, this could take up to 3 hours.

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Step 4

Preheat the oven to 400°F.

Brush the balls with melted butter, then sprinkle with sea salt.

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Step 5

Bake at 400°F for 25-30 minutes or until golden brown.

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Step 6

Serve and enjoy!

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