Stuffed Green Sweet Bell Peppers

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Recipe by spaghetti_soprano

Mexican variation on stuffed peppers. Vegetarian and delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Fill a large pot half-full of water; bring to boiling.
  2. Meanwhile, cut tops from green peppers; remove seeds. Chop sweet pepper tops; set aside.
  3. Add whole peppers to boiling water; return to boiling. Reduce heat and cook, covered, 4-5 minutes or til just tender.
  4. Meanwhile, in medium saucepan combine pepper tops, black beans, corn, onion, uncooked rice, green chiles, salt and 1 cup water. Bring to boiling, reduce heat. Cover and simmer 15 minutes or til rice is tender.
  5. Stir in cilantro and half the cheese; toss to mix. If necessary. let rice stand til water is absorbed.
  6. Fill sweet peppers with rice mixture. Place in a 2 qt square baking dish; sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  7. Bake, uncovered, in a 400°F oven about 15 minutes or til cheese melts.

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