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Dinner In A Pepper

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Dinner In A Pepper is a yummmy and spicy meat preperation that will definitely be a winner at the next party you host. I served the Dinner In A Pepper dish last week for my friends and they loved it. Don’t miss this superb Dinner In A Pepper recipe.
  Green peppers 8 Large
  Ground beef 1 Pound
  Chopped onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Tomatoes 3 Medium
  Canned whole kernel corn 8 Ounce
  Canned cream-style corn 8 Ounce
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Dried basil 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1 Dash
  Soft bread crumbs 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Butter 1 Tablespoon

Cut tops from green peppers; discard seeds and membranes.
Chop enough of the tops to make 1/4 cup; set aside.
Cook the whole green peppers in boiling water for 5 minutes; drain well.
Sprinkle insides of peppers lightly with salt.
In skillet cook ground beef, onion, and the 1/4 cup chopped green pepper till meat is brown and onion is tender.
Add tomatoes; simmer till tomatoes are cooked, about 4 minutes.
Drain off liquid.
Add whole kernel corn, cream style corn, salt, basil, and pepper to skillet; mix well.
Stuff peppers with the meat mixture.
Toss crumbs with melted butter to combine; sprinkle atop peppers.
Place the stuffed peppers in a 13x9x2-inch baking dish.
Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 35 to 40 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 274 Calories from Fat 155

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 17 g26.6%

Saturated Fat 6.6 g33.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 44 mg14.7%

Sodium 403.4 mg16.8%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.6%

Dietary Fiber 5 g19.8%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 13 g25.3%

Vitamin A 22.8% Vitamin C 253%

Calcium 4.2% Iron 9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Dinner In A Pepper Recipe