5 mini peppers, sliced in half
1/2 cup marinara
1/2 cup mozzarella, shredded
Mini pepperoni
Drizzle peppers with olive oil. Stuff with sauce, cheese and pepperoni!
Pop these babies in a 350 degree oven for 12 to 15 minutes! Enjoy!

2-Bite Pizza Pepper Poppers 🍕 🌶


  • 5 mini peppers, sliced in half
  • 1/2 cup marinara sauce
  • 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • Mini pepperoni slices
  • Olive oil for drizzling


  1. Preheat the Oven:
    • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Prepare the Peppers:
    • Cut the mini peppers in half lengthwise, removing the seeds and membranes.
  3. Drizzle with Olive Oil:
    • Place the pepper halves on a baking sheet and drizzle them with olive oil, ensuring they are lightly coated.
  4. Stuff the Peppers:
    • Spoon marinara sauce into each pepper half, distributing it evenly among them.
    • Sprinkle shredded mozzarella over the sauce, making sure each pepper is generously topped with cheese.
    • Add mini pepperoni slices on top of the cheese, creating a mini pizza-like topping.
  5. Bake in the Oven:
    • Place the prepared pepper poppers in the preheated oven.
    • Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly, and the peppers are tender.
  6. Serve and Enjoy:
    • Remove the pepper poppers from the oven and let them cool slightly.
    • Arrange them on a serving platter and serve these 2-bite delights to your guests.
  7. Optional Garnish:
    • Sprinkle with fresh chopped basil or parsley for a burst of color and added flavor.
  8. Note:
    • Feel free to customize the toppings based on your preferences. You can add ingredients like diced bell peppers, olives, or mushrooms for additional flavor.

These 2-bite pizza pepper poppers make for a delicious appetizer or snack, perfect for any gathering or as a fun twist on traditional pizza

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