Sweet Pepper Pizza Poppers

Difficulty: Moderate
Time: Prep Time: 10 minutes; Cook Time: 5-10 minutes


  • 2-14 Dolce® Sweet Mini Peppers (as many as you want to stuff)
  • 1/2 cup of marinara or pizza sauce
  • 1/2 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 6 pepperoni sticks, sliced
  • Chopped parsley for garnish

Try creating this recipe with your kids over Spring Break – they’re easy, tasty, and the perfect movie snack.


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F and line a baking tray with parchment paper.
  2. Cut the Dolce® Sweet Mini Peppers in half lengthwise through the stems.
  3. Gently scrape out the seeds, but keep the stems on.
  4. Place the peppers on the baking tray.
  5. Gently spoon a scoop of sauce onto each pepper, then sprinkle with cheese and pepperoni (option to keep this vegetarian by skipping the pepperoni).
  6. Bake until the cheese has melted. Serve hot and enjoy!