We've loved stuffed peppers since we first laid eyes on them. This is our classic recipe—once you master them start experimenting with our Cheesesteak and Chicken Parm varieties. Dinner Dessert | Dinner Appetizer | Dinner | Dinner Ideas | Dinner Side Dish | Dinner Recipes
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Yield: 6 Servings
Ingredients: 1/2 c. uncooked rice 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 medium onion, chopped 1 tbsp. tomato paste 3 cloves garlic, minced And many more.
Step 1. Preheat oven to 400°. In a small saucepan, prepare rice according to package instructions. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Cook onion until soft, about 5 minutes. Stir in tomato paste and garlic and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute more. Add ground beef and cook, breaking up meat with a wooden spoon, until no longer pink, 6 minutes. Drain fat.
And now, Return beef mixture to skillet, then stir in cooked rice and diced tomatoes. Season with oregano, salt, and pepper. Let simmer until liquid has reduced slightly, about 5 minutes.
Next, Place peppers cut side-up in a 9"-x-13" baking dish and drizzle with oil. Spoon beef mixture into each pepper and top with Monterey jack, then cover baking dish with foil.