Stuffed Banana Peppers

1
Penny Price

By
@Penny_Price

These are easy to make.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 8
    banana peppers
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    chopped onion
  • 1/2 c
    chopped celery
  • 1
    (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes
  • 1
    (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
  • 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp
    dried basil
  • 1 tsp
    dried oregano
  • 2 1/2 tsp
    salt, divided
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground black pepper, divided
  • 1
    egg
  • 1 tsp
    worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 c
    grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 lb
    hot italian sausage
  • 1 lb
    mild italian sausage
  • 1 1/2 c
    bread crumbs

How to Make Stuffed Banana Peppers

Step-by-Step

  1. Cut off tops of peppers, and remove ribs and seeds
  2. Chop edible portions of tops; set aside
  3. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil
  4. Add peppers, reduce heat, and simmer until tender but still firm, about 5 minutes. Drain and set aside
  5. Heat butter in a medium skillet. Saute reserved chopped pepper, onion and celery until tender, 3 to 5 minutes.
  6. Stir in crushed tomatoes, tomato sauce and garlic. Season with basil, oregano, 1 1/2 teaspoons salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper Simmer uncovered for 10 minutes
  7. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  8. Meanwhile, in a large mixing bowl, combine egg, 1 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, Worcestershire sauce and Parmesan.
  9. Mix in hot sausage, mild sausage, bread crumbs and 1 cup of the tomato sauce mixture
  10. Using a piping bag or sausage stuffer, fill each pepper with the meat mixture.
  11. Place in a 3 quart casserole dish, and pour remaining tomato sauce mixture over peppers.
  12. Bake uncovered in preheated oven for 1 hour

Printable Recipe Card

About Stuffed Banana Peppers

Course/Dish: Meat Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Leave a Comment

13 Addicting Nacho Recipes

13 Addicting Nacho Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Cheesy, yummy, absolute amazingness! Needless to say, we kinda sorta really love nachos :)

25 Game-day Recipes That'll Make You The Mvp

25 Game-Day Recipes That'll Make You the MVP

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Whether your favorite team wins or loses, everyone will be a winner after they snack on these crowd-pleasing recipes.

Your Football Party Food Menu Recipe

Your Football Party Food Menu

Kitchen Crew

It's game day! Ok, well almost game day. The NFL season begins this Thursday and college games kicked off last weekend. What does that all mean? It's time to start...