Mushroom and Mozzarella Stuffed Peppers

Are you looking for a delicious and satisfying vegetarian dish that will please even the pickiest of eaters? Look no further than these Mushroom and Mozzarella Stuffed Peppers! These hearty and flavorful peppers are filled with a savory mixture of mushrooms, mozzarella cheese, and herbs that will have your taste buds singing. In this blog post, we will walk you through the step-by-step process of making these delectable stuffed peppers, from preparing the ingredients to baking them to perfection. Get ready to impress your family and friends with this mouthwatering recipe!


  • 4 large bell peppers
  • 1 cup sliced mushrooms
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Cut the tops off the bell peppers and remove the seeds and membranes.
  3. In a skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat.
  4. Add the garlic and mushrooms, and sauté until the mushrooms are soft.
  5. Remove the skillet from heat and stir in the breadcrumbs, mozzarella cheese, oregano, salt, and pepper.
  6. Stuff each bell pepper with the mushroom and cheese mixture.
  7. Place the stuffed peppers in a baking dish and cover with foil.
  8. Bake for 25-30 minutes, then remove the foil and bake for an additional 10 minutes until the cheese is bubbly and golden.
  9. Remove from the oven and let cool for a few minutes before serving.


If you want to add some extra flavor to your stuffed peppers, try one of these variations:

  • Top with a sprinkle of Parmesan cheese before baking.
  • Add cooked ground beef or turkey to the mushroom mixture for a meatier option.
  • Mix in some cooked quinoa or rice for added texture.

Serving Suggestions:

These mushroom and mozzarella stuffed peppers make a delicious main course or side dish. Here are a few serving suggestions to complement this dish:

  • Serve with a side salad for a light and healthy meal.
  • Pair with a crusty loaf of bread for a hearty vegetarian dinner.
  • Top with a dollop of sour cream or Greek yogurt for a creamy finish.

Storage and Reheating:

If you have leftovers, store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. To reheat, simply place the stuffed peppers in a microwave-safe dish and heat for 1-2 minutes until warmed through.


These mushroom and mozzarella stuffed peppers are a flavorful and satisfying dish that is easy to make and versatile to customize. Whether you enjoy them as a main course or a side dish, they are sure to be a hit at your next meal!