Stuffed Peppers With Instant Rice
Healthy stuffed peppers with rice recipe you will love to make.
The easiest Stuffed Pepper Recipe I have come across so far. I bet you’ll make this recipe more than once. This is a recipe for our ‘Easy Recipes for Two‘ video series, take a look at how I stuff delicious peppers with instant rice.
Another easy to make, versatile, one dish recipe. It calls for 2 peppers in any color, red, green, yellow or orange. Fill them with hamburger or ground chuck (ground turkey is a healthy meat alternative), instant rice, onions, tomatoes and spices.
Ingredients You Need:
- 2 Peppers (green, red, yellow or orange)
- 1/2 pound Ground Beef, chuck or ground turkey
- 1/4 cup of uncooked Instant Rice
- 1 can of diced tomatoes (14.5 oz.)
- 2 Tbsp. of finely chopped onions
- 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire Sauce
- 1 Egg
- 1 cup of Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese (optional)
- 1/2 Tbsp. of fresh parsley or oregano (optional)
- Sea Salt and Pepper to taste
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Cut tops of peppers and set aside, remove seeds and wash.
Combine meat, instant rice, tomato juice and half of the tomatoes, onions, sauce, egg and spices. Mix well.
Stuff the peppers with the mixture.
Place peppers in a greased baking dish and cover with tops.
Add the the rest of the tomatoes to the remaining meat and rice mixture. Place in and around the peppers.
Cover the dish with tin foil.
Bake for 45 minutes or until the meat is fully cooked.
Watch our video Stuffed Peppers and Instant Rice *Easy Recipes for Two with step by step cooking instructions and tips about this dish. Scroll down to read more…
We had this healthy dish for lunch with a side of cucumber salad. As you can see in the video, we had plenty of food for one meal. The peppers were fully cooked, even without blanching them first. Using the instant rice makes this a very easy, one step meal.
With only five minutes of prep time and a 45 minute cooking time, you can’t go wrong if you’re looking for a home made, healthy stuffed pepper with rice recipe.
Give this easy pepper and rice recipe a try! Before you move on please leave us a comment below.