How To Make Smoked Stuffed Pepper At Home

If you like traditional stuffed pepper, you’ll definitely love smoked stuffed pepper. It is stuffed with delicious ground beef and Italian sausage with shredded cheese on top. So, it’s a perfectly balanced meal and the best way to serve bell pepper. Read this entire article and try this recipe.

Smoked stuffed bell pepper

This delicious little pepper is packed with nutrition and tons of flavors. It has a smokey taste, while the cheese adds more fun to it. I’ve tried this recipe many times and trust me, it’s simple and gets ready within an hour. So, let’s not wait for any further and hop right into the recipe for a smoked stuffed pepper.

For smoked stuffed bell pepper, cook ground and ground sausage in a large pan. Now cook onion, garlic, and diced pepper in a skillet containing olive oil. Add meat mixture to the skillet and fill it in the bell peppers. Smoke for at least 50 minutes. Add shredded cheese and smoke for 10 more minutes. 

Look at the recipe card below and you’ll find all the instructions on smoked stuffed bell peppers. Don’t forget to watch the video below on the recipe card. Rate this recipe if you like it. Also, save it for special family dinners.

Smoked stuffed bell pepper with ground beef and cheese

Smoked Stuffed Peppers Recipe

Smoked stuffed peppers are tender peppers stuffed with Italian sausage and ground beef mixture. It has a smokey flavor. It's a healthy main course dish to enjoy at family dinners.
4.67 from 3 votes
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 6
Calories 728 kcal


  • Large Skillet
  • Large Pan
  • Spatula
  • Knife
  • Grater
  • Large Bowl


  • 6 Bell Peppers
  • 1 pound Ground Beef
  • 1 pound Ground Italian Sausage
  • 16 ounce Mozzarella Cheese (shredded)
  • 1 Onion (diced)
  • 4 Garlic Cloves (minced)
  • Olive Oil
  • Chopped Red Bell Peppers
  • Cilantro (for garnish)


  • Cut the top of the bell pepper, remove the seeds or stems and set them aside.
  • Set a large pan over medium heat and cook ground beef and ground sausage. Set the meat aside once you cook it.
  • Now, add olive oil to the skillet. Add onions, diced pepper tops, and garlic to the skillet. Cook for at least 5-8 minutes.
  • In a bowl, combine the meat, cooked vegetables. Add shredded cheese and mix well.
  • Fill each bell pepper with this mixture and place them in the pre-heated (300 F) smoker. Smoke these bell peppers for about 50 minutes.
  • Add shredded cheese on top of the bell peppers and smoke for 10 more minutes until the cheese melts.
  • You can garnish your bell pepper with chopped parsley or cilantro.



Calories: 728kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 42g | Fat: 56g | Saturated Fat: 24g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g | Monounsaturated Fat: 22g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 171mg | Sodium: 1083mg | Potassium: 739mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 4237IU | Vitamin C: 155mg | Calcium: 425mg | Iron: 3mg
Keyword American cuisine, Bell pepper, Smoked stuffed pepper
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