Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers
Recipe from Family Circle

These overstuffed baked peppers are filled with tomatoes, veggie crumbles, and rice for a quick and easy meatless main dish. A delectable five-ingredient recipe.


Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers

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Servings: 4
Prep Time: 15 mins
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Ingredients
  • 1  14 1/2 ounce can 
    no-salt-added stewed tomatoes
  • 1   tablespoon 
    Cajun seasoning
  • 1   cup 
    frozen veggie "meat" crumbles
  • 3   cups 
    risotto from Corn and Shrimp Risotto (on www.familycircle.com)
  • 4   
    large green peppers, tops cut off and seeds removed
  •  
    Roasted Carrots from Corn and Shrimp Risotto (on www.familycircle.com)
Directions
1.
Heat oven to 350 degrees F. In a medium-size saucepan, combine tomatoes, Cajun seasoning and veggie crumbles. Heat over medium heat until bubbly, breaking apart tomatoes with a wooden spoon.
2.
Stir in risotto and continue to cook until heated through. Turn off heat.
3.
Place steamer insert into a large saucepot. Fill with 1-inch water. Add peppers, cut-side down, and bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium-high; cover and steam for 5 to 6 minutes.
4.
Carefully remove peppers from steamer and place, cut-side up, in a baking dish. Fill each with about 1-1/4 cups rice mixture. Bake at 350 degrees F for 20 minutes. Serve with reheated Roasted Carrots from Corn and Shrimp Risotto recipe (on www.familycircle.com), if desired.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 326, Fat, total (g) 4, sat. fat (g) 1, carb. (g) 60, fiber (g) 6, pro. (g) 10, sodium (mg) 1233, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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