Shrimp Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Recipe by threeovens
READY IN: 26mins




  • Cut the tops off the poblano peppers and reserve; remove seeds.
  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium high heat; season shrimp with 1/4 teaspoon salt.
  • Cook shrimp in the skillet for 3 minutes; remove and set aside.
  • Add garlic to skillet and cook 30 seconds, stirring to prevent browning.
  • Sprinkle flour and cayenne in skillet; cook 1 minute, stirring.
  • Whisk in half and half.
  • Whisk in 1/2 cup of milk; cook 1 minute.
  • Remove skillet from heat and add 1/4 teaspoon salt and cheese.
  • Measure 1/3 of cheese mixture and place in a bowl; add red pepper, shrimp, cilantro, and lime juice; toss.
  • Spoon about 6 tablespoons of shrimp mixture into each pepper; set aside.
  • Stir 1/4 cup of milk into cheese still in skillet to thin out.
  • Spoon 3 tablespoons thinned out cheese mixture onto each of 4 serving plates.
  • Top with 2 stuffed peppers, with tops, on each plate.
  • Serve warm or room temperature.