Recipe Box, Prosciutto & Sausage Pineapple Pepper Poppers

Here’s a twist on the traditional bacon wrapped jalapeno popper,  these are stuffed with Italian sausage, pineapple cream cheese, and wrapped in prosciutto

prosciutto pepper poppers

Sweet and spicy, these creamy treats were scarfed up very quickly!

Prosciutto and Sausage pineapple pepper poppers

So easy to make, you can do it ahead of time and grill or bake them


Cut the top off the peppers and clean out the seeds


Brown sausage and drain


Mix the sausage with cream cheese


Stuff peppers


Wrap with a piece of prosciutto, securing with toothpicks

prosciutto pepper poppers

Refrigerate at this point if you want before grilling or baking

Prosciutto & Sausage Pineapple Pepper Poppers

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 16


  • 16 mini sweet peppers
  • 8 oz whipped cream cheese with pineapple
  • 2 links hot Italian sausage
  • 3 oz prosciutto slices


  • Cook sausage until browned and crumbled. Drain on paper towels.
  • Combine sausage and pineapple cream cheese in a bowl.
  • Stuff peppers with sausage mixture and wrap part of a slice prosciutto around pepper securing with a pick.
  • Refrigerate until cooking. Bake at 400, or grill until peppers are softened, filling is hot, and prosciutto is crispy. Serve warm
Keyword bleu cheese poppers, sausage and pinapple pepper poppers, sweet and savory poppers
Italian pepper poppers

This recipe is brought to you by my son, HHjr, who happens to be famous for his poppers~

He even took the photos!

Here is another one of his prize winning recipes, that is similar to these poppers,  Asian Firecrackers here

Asian firecrackers

for another twist on traditional jalapeno poppers, see Bleu Cheese Pepper Poppers here

bleu cheese pepper poppers

Make more than you think you need, because there are never any leftover~


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7 Responses to “Recipe Box, Prosciutto & Sausage Pineapple Pepper Poppers”
  1. Mary says:

    Oh these sound so good for game day Jenna! I need an assistant foodie to cook and photograph for me 🙂

  2. Lynn says:

    Ooooh, I’ll have one or three please:@) My kind of snack!

  3. perfect game day bites! love anything with prosciutto 🙂 pinning! thanks for sharing!!

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