Annabel Karmel's English muffin pizzas recipe

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These little English muffin pizzas designed especially for kids by Annabel Karmel are wuick, easy and lots of fun to make. Get the recipe here.

Preparation Time10 mins
Cooking Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Cost RangeCheap

Split, toasted English muffins make good individual pizza bases and by topping them yourself you can sneak in some extra veggies. Or get the kids involved by preparing the toppings and letting them make their own faces on their muffins for dinner.


  • 1tbsp olive oil
  • Half red onion, chopped
  • Half small red pepper, diced
  • Half small yellow pepper, diced
  • 50g courgette, diced
  • 50g brown mushrooms, diced
  • 1tsp fresh thyme, chopped
  • 1tsp garlic puree
  • 2 English muffins
  • 4tbsp passata
  • 1tbsp sundried tomato paste
  • 25g Cheddar, grated
  • 25g mozzarella, grated




  1. Preheat the grill. Heat the oil in a frying pan. Add the onion, peppers, courgette and mushrooms, fry for 8 minutes until soft and lightly golden brown. Add the thyme and garlic and fry for one minute.
  2. Slice the muffins in half, arrange on a baking sheet cut side up. Mix the passata and sundried tomato paste together, spoon over the onions, spoon the mixed vegetables on top and sprinkle with Cheddar and Mozzarella.
  3. Grill for 4 to 5 minutes until bubbling and the cheese has melted.
Top Tip for making Annabel Karmel's English muffin pizzas

You can try using lots of different veggies to vary the recipe.