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Spicy pizza pops


All the pizza-ey goodness without the syns – golden baked pizza bites makes a pizza craving disappear

20 mins

30 mins

493 kcals

serves 2


These are just little bites of deliciousness! You have the lovely melted mozzarella, pepperoni and jalapeno, but with a quinoa body they’re low in syns. Perfect dipped in my Best Ever Pizza Sauce (click here). They are also very quick and easy to make.

I got the idea from Wonky Wonderful (click here) on Pinterest, but have amended the recipe.

Spicy pizza pops

Servings: 2
All that pizza-ey goodness- golden baked pizza bites make a pizza craving disappear!.
Syns: 2 (for 9 pizza pops)
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20 mins
30 mins


  • 100 g Quinoa uncooked weight
  • 140 g half fat mozzarella 70g is your Healthy extra A, chopped up small
  • 30 g pepperoni chopped up finely (I used Tesco Finest which is 12 syns per 100g- syns vary across brands so be cautious)
  • 30 g jalapenos chopped finely
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • low calorie cooking spray
  • salt and pepper


  • Cook the quinoa according to the packet instructions
  • Mix the quinoa with the pepperoni, mozzarella, jalapenos and egg and season with salt and pepper
  • Spray 18 mini muffin cases with low-calorie cooking spray, and divide the mixture among them. Press down firmly with a teaspoon to pack them in.
  • Bake at 180c for 25-30 minutes until golden brown
  • Serve with pizza sauce (my recipe here:


You can mix these up with whatever pizza toppings you like- peppers, mushrooms, anchovies- so many combinations to try!
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The Slimming Foodie has no official affiliation with, or endorsement from Slimming World. Slimming World’s website can be found at The syn values shown on my recipes are my personal estimation and have not been verified by Slimming World.
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