Rice-Stuffed Peppers Recipe

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  • Vegetarian
Serves4+
SkillEasy
Preparation Time10 mins
Cooking Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Nutrition Per PortionRDA
Calories460 Kcal23%
Fat10 g14%
Saturated Fat4 g20%

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C, 160 C fan oven, 350 F, gas 4. Halve the peppers, discard the seeds and core, then arrange them cut-side up on a baking sheet.

  2. Cook the rice and vegetables in the stock, if using. Fold the cheese sauce and tarragon into the rice until well mixed. Season with salt and pepper before spooning the rice mixture into the pepper shells.

  3. Cook in the preheated oven for about 20 minutes or until the peppers have softened slightly and the rice mixture is piping hot. Scatter with cheese, sprinkle with pepper and slide under a hot grill for a couple of minutes or until the cheese has melted and is starting to turn golden brown.

Ingredients

  • 4 medium red peppers
  • 500g pack frozen rice and mixed vegetables
  • about 75ml (3fl oz) vegetable stock (optional)
  • 150g (5oz) fresh cheese sauce
  • 2tbsp freshly chopped tarragon
  • about 25g (1oz) grated Parmesan cheese, or to taste