Pizza Guide: Calzone (Folded Pizza) Pizza

This page on Calzone (Folded Pizza) pizza is one of over 200 unique types of Pizza I have collated into one big ‘Pizza Guide’. Feel free to look at the other pizzas here.

About Calzone (Folded Pizza) Pizza

Pizza Name: Calzone (Folded Pizza)

Originates from: Italy

I have tried to research exactly where they came from, or are most popular. Let me know any corrections if you disagree with the above country choice.

Pizza Type: Meat

Base Sauce: Red

There are two types of base sauces which distinguish different types of pizza. Red, which normally means tomato or chill sauce, and white, which is often either olive oil, cheese or a cream sauce. White sauce pizzas are referred to as Pizza Bianca, and red sauce pizzas are categorised as Pizza Rossa.

Calzone (Folded Pizza) Pizza Toppings

Here is a list of the typical toppings on a Calzone (Folded Pizza) Pizza. Some variations may occur from place to place.

  • Tomato Sauce
  • Mozzarella
  • Ham
  • Mushrooms
  • Artichokes
  • Anchovies
  • Oregano

Calzone (Folded Pizza) Recipes

Want to make Calzone (Folded Pizza) at home? Here are some great recipes we’ve found;

Easy Calzone Recipe

Famous Quote

“Those pizzas I ate were for medicinal purposes.” – Amy Neftzger

Other Pizzas

Is Calzone (Folded Pizza) not to your liking? Check out all the other pizzas we have in our Pizza Guide.