Making Jack-O'-Lantern Stuffed Bell Peppers

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October 29, 2013

yellow stuffed pepperThese cute jack-o-lantern stuffed peppers are perfect for Halloween dinner!


Total Time: 55-65 minutes

Yield: 6-8 servings


  • 1 batch of black bean stuffing (or your favorite), see link below
  • 6-8 orange and yellow bell peppers
  • 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, grated

Black Bean Stuffed Bell Peppers


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Add water to a 9 x 13 inch baking dish. Set aside.
  2. Wash bell peppers, then cut the tops off. Remove the seeds and membranes. Set the tops aside.
  3. Fill a large pot with water and bring to a boil. Put peppers (not the tops) into the boiling water and boil for 5 minutes.
  4. boil peppers
  5. Remove peppers from pot and pat dry. Using a small knife (or a pumpkin carving knife) cut a jack-o-lantern face into each pepper.
  6. carve jack o lantern face 1
    carve jack o lantern face 2

  7. Stuff each pepper with filling.
  8. stuff peppers
  9. Top peppers with cheese, then place them into baking dish. Put the tops back onto the peppers.
  10. top with cheese
    put tops on peppers
  11. Bake for 35-45 minutes or until filling is bubbly and peppers are tender.
  12. orange stuffed pepper
  13. Just for fun you can switch the tops if using two different colored peppers. :)
  14. switch the tops for fun

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September 23, 2014

These Jack-o'-lantern stuffed bell peppers are the perfect dinner for Halloween. Learn how we prepared them by watching this short video.

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