Introduction: Turkey Pepper Poppers

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Turkey Pepper Poppers!

These poppers are made with sweet mini peppers and stuffed with minced turkey meat. These are great for snacks. You can replace the filling with your choice of meat or creamcheese. Try it out, I am sure you will make it again and again. Thanks.

Step 1: Ingredients

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The ingredients you will need for making this poppers are

  • 1 cup Minced Turkey
  • 10 - Sweet mini peppers
  • 1 medium size Onion, finely chopped
  • 4 Garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup Mozzarella cheese
  • Generous pinch of dried Oregano
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp Salt

Step 2: Filling Preparation

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1. Heat oil in pan over medium flame. Once the oil is heated, add chopped garlic and saute for few seconds.

2. Add in chopped onions, saute for couple of minutes.

3. Add minced turkey meat into the pan and cook for 3 minutes.

4. Season the filling with salt and dried oregano and mix all well.

5. Cook uncovered until the turkey meat is completely cooked.

6. Remove pan from flame and let the filling cool for sometime.

Step 3: Stuff and Bake

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Preheat oven to 375 F.

1. Wash the sweet mini peppers with running water and pat dry them with paper towel/tissue.

2. Halve the peppers and set aside.

3. Take turkey filling and halved peppers. Spoon the turkey filling into each pepper half.

4. Bake the poppers for about 20 minutes or until the sweet peppers become softened.

Step 4: Add Cheese and Bake

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1. Once it baked, take out from oven and sprinkle cheese over the poppers.

2. Put the pan back to oven and bake for 2 minutes or until the cheese completely melts.

3. Take out from oven and transfer the poppers to serving plate and relish them.

Step 5: Serve Hot!

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black rusty (author)2015-10-13

I see the old fashion honey bottle as i was a kid remember it well did you miss honey or I not see it

black rusty (author)2015-10-13

I see the old fashion honey bottle as i was a kid remember it well did you miss honey or I not see it

sunshiine (author)2015-04-23

You out did yourself on these! I'l bet they don't last very long! thanks for sharing and have a great day!


Sonia Thomas (author)2015-04-20

Looks and sounds so yummy :)

Bhawya (author)Sonia Thomas2015-04-21

Thanks Sonia :)

Passion Make (author)2015-04-18

They look delicious :)

Bhawya (author)Passion Make2015-04-20

Thank you :)

cdstudioNH (author)2015-04-17

These look awesome for passing around a social gathering!

Bhawya (author)cdstudioNH2015-04-20

Yes, it's great appetizer for social gathering.. Thanks :)

ashleyjlong (author)2015-04-17

Those look great! I hope my pepper plant starts producing so I can try some with home grown.

Bhawya (author)ashleyjlong2015-04-20

Thank you :)

NathanSellers (author)2015-04-16

Oh man these look good. Great pictures and thanks for sharing the recipe.

Bhawya (author)NathanSellers2015-04-17

Thank you :)

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