Turkey Pepper Poppers

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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

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

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

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

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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    13 Discussions

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    black rusty
    black rusty

    5 years ago

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

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    black rusty
    black rusty

    5 years ago

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

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    sunshiine
    sunshiine

    5 years ago on Introduction

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

    sunshiine~

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    cdstudioNH
    cdstudioNH

    5 years ago on Introduction

    These look awesome for passing around a social gathering!

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    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 5 years ago on Introduction

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

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    ashleyjlong
    ashleyjlong

    5 years ago on Introduction

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

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    NathanSellers
    NathanSellers

    5 years ago

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