Cheese Stuffed Banana Peppers
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Cheese Stuffed Banana Peppers

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 6
Author: Melanie - Gather for Bread


  • 6 large banana peppers
  • 1 cup 4 oz shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
  • 3 oz cream cheese
  • 1 small tomato diced
  • 1/4 cup diced onion
  • 1/2 small green bell pepper diced
  • 1 jalapeƱo pepper diced
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 6 thick cut bacon slices


  • Cut tops off banana peppers. Slit peppers in half lengthwise being careful not to slit through both sides. Remove seeds.
  • Combine cheddar cheese, cream cheese, tomato, onion, bell pepper, jalapeno, salt and pepper. Mix well.
  • Stuff peppers with cheese mixture. Wrap with bacon slice. Secure with a toothpick. Place on a rack with broiler pan. Broil for 4-5 minutes per side until golden and oozing.