Skip Navigation
Close
Search recipes, ingredients, articles, products...
Mediterranean Stuffed Sweet Peppers

Mediterranean Stuffed Sweet Peppers

These cheese-stuffed mini peppers are grilled to melty and delicious perfection—sure to be a crowd-pleaseing appetizer.


What's this?

What is this button?

You now are able to shop & buy these ingredients online! After you select your market, you decide if you want to have your items delivered or picked up today!

Learn How it Works...

25 min
Prep Time
35 min
Total Time
32
servings

Ingredients

4 ounces Land O Lakes® Sharp White Cheddar Farmstyle Shreds 

4 ounces cream cheese, softened

1/4 cup chopped fresh basil leaves, divided

2 tablespoons chopped kalamata olives

1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh garlic

1/2 teaspoon freshly grated lemon zest

16 mini sweet bell peppers (any color), cut in half lengthwise, seeded, stems intact

 

 Substitute 6 (3/4-ounce) slices Land O Lakes® Deli Italian Blend, finely chopped.

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat gas grill on medium or charcoal grill until coals are ash white.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine Cheddar cheese and cream cheese in bowl until well mixed. Stir in 2 tablespoons basil, olives, garlic and lemon zest.

  3. STEP 3

    Spoon about 1 1/2 teaspoons cheese mixture into each pepper half.

  4. STEP 4

    Place peppers directly onto grill. Grill 8-12 minutes or until peppers are softened and mixture is heated through and lightly browned.

  5. STEP 5

    Garnish with remaining basil. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.

Tip #1

These stuffed mini peppers can be made ahead and refrigerated until ready to grill and serve.

Nutrition (1 serving)

40 Calories
2.5 Fat (g)
5 Cholesterol (mg)
45 Sodium (mg)
3 Carbohydrates (g)
1 Dietary Fiber
1 Protein (g)
Tried this recipe? Instagram it!
And don't forget to tag us @landolakesktchn.

Featured In

Glazed Sesame Chicken Party Sandwiches  

COLLECTION

Basketball Party Recipes

Celebrate basketball season with recipes that are perfect for snacking and sharing! These dips, snacks, sandwiches and sweets are delicious and easy to serve.

See Recipes
Loading...