Make sure the food at your pool party is just as fun as the entertainment. Your guests will flip over this brightly colored Veggie Pizza Fish from
Veggie Pizza Fish
Prep Time
1 hr
Cook Time
12 mins
Total Time
1 hr 12 mins
Your pool party guests will flip when they see this brightly colored Veggie Pizza Fish. It's a great summertime appetizer.
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: fish shaped food, pizza fish, veggie pizza
Servings: 1 Fish
Author: Beth Jackson Klosterboer
  • 1 tube Pillsbury Classic Pizza Crust or homemade pizza dough
  • 4 ounces veggie cream cheese
  • 4 rainbow carrots bright orange, light orange, yellow, and purple
  • 1 yellow bell pepper
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 1 slice white cheese or 1 slice of very cold cream cheese from an 4 ounce block
  • 2 jumbo black olives
  • 1 large spinach leaf or 1 green onion
  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Unroll pizza dough onto a parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  3. Bake for 10-12 minutes until golden brown.
  4. Allow crust to cool completely.
  5. Cut out using the Fish Template.
  6. Spread veggie cream cheese over fish shaped crust.
  7. Finely slice carrots.
  8. Arrange carrots to form scales on the body of the fish.
  9. Cut red peppers into thin strips.
  10. Arrange peppers over fins and cut off excess using kitchen shears.
  11. Finely chop yellow pepper and sprinkle over face of fish.
  12. Cut 2 large ovals from the white cheese or cream cheese. You can also pipe the cream cheese on, if you prefer.
  13. Cut one jumbo olive in half and set one piece on each white oval creating eyes.
  14. Set eyes on fish's face.
  15. Cut two thin slivers from the other black olive to create eyebrows over the eyes.
  16. Cut the stem from the spinach leaf or cut a green onion into a thin strip and create a mouth.
  17. Refrigerate until needed.