Whimpy Skimpy Spinach Pie

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by quotFoodThe Way To

You know you are a Rhode Islander when you know what a "Whimpy Skimpy" is! These have been made at Caserta's Pizza on Federal Hill, since 1946. Another R.I. institution!

Top Review by stone92867

I thought this recipe was very close to the real deal. The only change I made was I doubled the spinach....awesome!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cook the spinach according to package directions; drain well.
  3. Combine with the black olives, pepperoni, mozzarella, garlic salt, and pepper.
  4. Roll out the pizza dough on a lightly floured work surface.
  5. Cut the dough into 12 equal pieces.
  6. Place a portion of the spinach mixture on each piece of dough.
  7. Close each piece of dough and seal to make a turnover.
  8. Brush each turnover with olive oil.
  9. Place on baking sheet.
  10. Bake for 30 minutes, or until golden brown.
  11. Serve immediately.

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