Mini Greek Bell Pepper Boats

Mini Greek Bell Pepper Boats are just as fun to make as they are to eat! Quick, customizable, and the perfect addition to any party!

The Super Bowl is just a few weeks away and we’ve already got our eyes on the prize – the appetizers, amiright? In our opinion, good party apps are essential for game watching enjoyment and the more flavorful and finger-foodesque they are, the better! That’s where these Mini Greek Bell Pepper Boats come into play. Quick, convenient, and loaded with flavor, these portable bites will be gone before halftime.

Quick & Customizable

One of our favorite things about this recipe is that it is SO easy and versatile! You can mix and match with any of your favorite ingredients to make them all your own.

To Hummus, or Not to Hummus. Get creative with your fillings! There are so many to choose from! For hummus you’ve got garlicky, spicy, red pepper, eggplant, you name it! Not feeling hummus? Olive tapenade, salsa, and tatziki are all fun alternatives!

Italian Twist – Not feeling feta? Swap the filling out for marinara, mozzarella, and olives and bake for 12-15 minutes at 350 degrees. Now you’ve got “pizza” peppers!

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5 from 2 votes

Greek Bell Pepper Boats

Fun, fresh, and completely customizable these "boats" make a perfect snack or party app!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Course: Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine: American, Greek
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 167kcal
Author: Stephen & Elise Compston, RD, LDs


  • 12 mini bell peppers
  • 4 Persian cucumbers diced
  • 1/2 red onion diced
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta
  • 1/4 cup sliced kalamata olives diced
  • 3/4 cup prepared hummus


  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 1/8 tsp each, dried garlic powder, basil, and oregano
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • In a small bowl, whisk together vinaigrette ingredients.
  • In another bowl, combine diced cucumbers, onion, and feta. Combine veggie mixture with vinaigrette and toss well; set aside.
  • Slice one side off of bell peppers and remove seeds to create your "boat".
  • Fill peppers with a spread of your favorite hummus followed by a generous scoop of the veggie mixture.
  • Enjoy!


Calories: 167kcal

4 thoughts on “Mini Greek Bell Pepper Boats”

  • 5 stars
    This recipe was amazing!! So delicious! I love all of your recipes! And this one was no different. Such a delicious dressing with the cucumbers, feta and olives! I will for sure make it again!

  • I’ve always been a fan of Greek Salads. I found myself making my own creative versions of them at home. This has all the ingredients of a Greek salad that I love!

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