Rye Bread Party Pizzas

Very easy little pizzas to make — my family counts on them for New Year’s Eve! This recipe uses plenty of melted cheese, a dash of Worcestershire sauce and a dash of ketchup, all mixed with beef and sausage. Perfect for preparing ahead and freezing!

Original recipe makes 15 servings


1 pound ground beef
1 pound ground pork sausage
1 pound processed cheese food
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon ketchup
1 (1 pound) loaf cocktail rye bread

  • PREP

    30 mins

  • COOK

    15 mins


    45 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a medium baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  2. Place ground beef and ground pork sausage in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Drain and set aside.
  3. Place processed cheese food in a large, microwave safe bowl. Microwave on high 3 to 4 minutes, or until processed cheese food is melted.
  4. Into the bowl with melted processed cheese food, mix Worcestershire sauce and ketchup. When thoroughly blended, mix in beef and pork.
  5. Place approximately 2 tablespoons of the mixture on each slice of cocktail rye bread.
  6. Arrange cocktail rye bread slices in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet. Bake in the preheated oven 10 to 15 minutes, or until lightly browned and crisp.


Calories: 291 kcal
Carbohydrates: 3 g
Cholesterol: 63 mg
Fat: 24.5 g
Fiber: 0 g
Protein: 14.1 g
Sodium: 618 mg