Stuffed Peppers Recipe

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Submitted by leighlu22

Makes 4 servings



Green peppers stuffed with ground turkey

Recipe Ingredients for Stuffed Peppers

1 lb. ground turkey
1 cup ricotta cheese
1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
1 cup tomato sauce
3/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper
4 large bell peppers

Recipe Directions for Stuffed Peppers

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, mix ground beef, ricotta cheese, cup mozzarella cheese, salt, pepper and cup tomato sauce until well combined.

  2. Slice tops off peppers and remove seeds and ribs. With a small knife, cut a few small slits in the bottom of each pepper (to drain liquid released by the beef as it cooks). Select a baking dish that will hold the peppers snugly; pour remaining sauce in bottom of dish. Arrange peppers open side up and stuff with meat mixture. Top with remaining mozzarella.

  3. Spray a large piece of aluminum foil with nonstick cooking spray. Place sprayed side down over peppers. Bake, covered, for 30 min. Uncover and bake 50 min more or until meat is cooked through and cheese has browned.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 430.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
503
Calories from Fat
234
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.0g
40%
Saturated Fat
10.5g
53%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
150mg
50%
Sodium
1111mg
46%
Potassium
961mg
27%
Total Carbohydrates
17.5g
6%
Dietary Fiber
4.3g
17%
Sugars
9.8g
Protein
47.8g
Vitamin A 115% Vitamin C 356%
Calcium 42% Iron 22%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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