small red peppers (total weight about 1-1 1/3 kg.)
Serving Size: 1 (175) g
Servings Per Recipe:
AMT. PER SERVING% DAILY VALUE
Calories from Fat 140 g50 %
Total Fat 15.6 g24 %
Saturated Fat 1.9 g9 %
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 6.8 mg
Dietary Fiber 3.3 g13 %
Sugars 8.8 g35 %
Protein 4.1 g
Heat 3 T olive oil in a saute pan, add onions and saute over medium heat for 10 minutes. Add rice and pine nuts and stir 5 minutes over low heat. Add currants, tomatoes, mint, allspice, sugar, lemon juice, salt and pepper; cook 2 minutes.
Add 1 1/4 cups broth and bring to a boil. Cover and cook over low heat for 12 minutes or until liquid is absorbed.
Taste and adjust seasoning; rice will be only partially cooked.
Preheat oven to 175°C Cut a slice off stem end of peppers, leaving stem on. Reserve slice; remove core and seeds from inside pepper.
Spoon stuffing into peppers and cover with reserved slices.
Stand them in a baking dish in which they just fit.
Add 1 1/2 cups broth or hot water to dish.
Sprinkle peppers with 2T oil.
Cover and bake for 1 hour or until peppers are tender, basting occasionally and adding a little more water if needed.