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Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers
Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers

Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers

1 Hr(s) 10 Min(s)
30 Min(s) Prep
40 Min(s) Cook
Looking for an easy and flavorful recipe? These delicious Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers are oh so simple to throw together. Try this Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers recipe on a cool evening.
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4 servings
Original recipe yields 4 servings
1 lb. lean ground chicken
1 small onion, chopped
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 Tbsp. each chili powder and ground cumin
4 green peppers
1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, undrained
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Let's Make It
1
Heat oven to 375ºF.
2
Cook, stirring occasionally, chicken, onions, garlic and seasonings in large skillet over medium-high heat 7 to 9 min. or until chicken is done.
3
Cut tops off peppers; chop tops, then stir into chicken mixture along with the tomatoes. Cook, stirring frequently, 5 to 6 min. or until slightly thickened.
4
Meanwhile, remove cores and seeds from pepper shells; stand pepper shells, fill sides up, in ovenproof skillet.
5
Spoon chicken mixture into peppers. Add enough water to pan to fill to 1/2-inch depth around peppers; cover tightly with foil.
6
Bake 40 min. Carefully remove peppers from pan; drain water. Return peppers to pan. Top with cheese; bake, uncovered, 5 min. or until melted.
Kitchen Tips
Tip 1
Special Extra
Garnish with chopped fresh cilantro before serving.
Tip 2
Special Extra
For a touch of heat, add a chopped fresh jalapeño pepper to cooked chicken mixture along with the chopped green pepper tops, tomatoes and beans.
Tip 3
Special Extra
This recipe is a great way to use up leftover vegetables, such as sweet peppers, celery and/or corn, while adding colour, crunch and flavour.
Nutrition
Calories
280
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g
17%
Saturated Fat 6g
30%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 90mg
30%
Sodium 350mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates 12g
4%
Dietary Fiber 5g
18%
Sugars 5g
10%
Protein 24g
48%
Vitamin A
20%
Vitamin C
120%
Calcium
10%
Iron
8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
servings
4 servings
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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