Gourmet Make Your Own Pizza Party

Hosting a dinner party is always fun, however it can often be a lot of work. If you're looking for a fun and interactive dinner party idea that doesn't require a ton of effort, check out this idea for a gourmet make your own pizza party! 

When you send your make your own pizza party invitations tell everyone that it's BYOT - Bring Your Own Toppings! Lisa from Chicago used Punchbowl to plan a make your own pizza party and found the potluck feature very helpful to keep track of who's bringing what. She created a new potluck category called "Pizza Fixins." That way guests can sign up to bring their favorite toppings but you're also guaranteed to get a little of everything. 


As the host all you need to do is get the dough — enough for individual size pizzas for each guest. You might also want to have a few different sauce options, including a red sauce and a white sauce, as well as a variety of seasonings. 

On the day of your make your own pizza party, have bowls labeled with each topping, sause name, and cheese type. When guests arrive with their fixings, put them in the right bowl. Then, have each guest go through the topping bar to create their own individual pizzas. You can probably cook a few pizzas at a time. It's fun to cook a few, then cut them into mini slices so guests can try each others' creations!

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