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For easy entertaining, set out this elegant, quick appetizer created by Sunset reader Priti Malhotra of Los Gatos, California. Serve it with a crisp wine like Sauvignon Blanc.

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Credit: Iain Bagwell

Recipe Summary

25 mins
Serves 8 (serving size: 2 pieces)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat broiler with rack set in top third of oven.

  • Toss peppers and asparagus in 1 tbsp. oil and spread out on a rimmed baking sheet. Broil, turning often, until starting to soften and brown slightly, 6 minutes.

  • Whirl garlic, rosemary, salt, pepper, chile flakes, and goat cheese in a food processor until just combined.

  • Spoon about 1 tbsp. cheese mixture into each pepper half and top with asparagus. Drizzle with remaining 1 tbsp. oil.

Nutrition Facts

100 calories; calories from fat 71%; protein 4.1g; fat 7.9g; saturated fat 3.5g; carbohydrates 4.1g; fiber 1.4g; sodium 168mg; cholesterol 11mg.