Meatless Stuffed Bell Peppers

Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

A nice change from the ground meat filling; it's tender and light yet satisfies. Serve with a salad and biscuits; mashed potatoes puts this in the comfort food zone.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cut the top rings off and seed each pepper, creating deep cups. Coarsely dice the pepper rings. Set aside separately.
  2. Mix together the filling ingredients. Set aside.
  3. In a pan large enough to hold the peppers, mix together the sauce ingredients. Stir in the reserved diced pepper rings.
  4. Lightly salt the insides of each pepper cup.
  5. Stuff each cup with filling, standing each filled pepper on top of the sauce in the pan.
  6. Carefully baste the sauce over the peppers.
  7. Cover and bake 375°F for 45 minutes. Check it a couple of times to be sure the sauce doesn't cook down too much. Add a little water if necessary.
  8. After the 45 minutes, remove from oven and sprinkle grated cheese on each filled pepper.
  9. Remove pan cover and continue baking about 20 minutes or 'til the sauce thickens and the cheese melts.
  10. Let cool for at least 1/2 hour before serving.