Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed peppers are a flavorful way to enjoy dinner while upping your fresh produce intake. Our sweet bell peppers pair with cheese, ground turkey, quinoa and zucchini for a hearty dish that’s perfect for holidays or family meals. Use any meat in lieu of ground turkey or go vegetarian by upping the quinoa, veggies and cheese.

Timing

Prep time
30 mins
Total time
1 hr 5 mins
Skill level
Easy

What You'll Need


Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray casserole dish or brush with oil to prevent sticking. Place bell pepper halves, cut side up in the casserole dish.
  3. In a large sauté pan, heat 2 tbsp olive oil. When oil is shimmery, add 3 cloves or minced garlic and cook for 1 minute. Stir continuously to prevent burning. Add ground turkey, basil, thyme, salt pepper and balsamic vinegar. Stir well until the turkey is browned.
  4. Add uncooked quinoa, zucchini and 1¾ cups of chicken or vegetable broth to the turkey mixture and cover. Cooked 20 minutes until quinoa is tender and spirals.
  5. Use a large spoon to fill the bell peppers halves. Let any extra turkey mixture fill the gaps between the peppers.
  6. Add ½ cup chicken or vegetable broth to the bottom of the pan. Cover tightly with foil and place in the hot oven. Cook 20 minutes. Remove foil top with mozzarella and bake 10-15 minutes or until peppers are firm-tender.
  7. Remove from oven and garnish with parsley.

You may also be interested in...

Baja Breakfast Burrito

Baja Breakfast Burrito
Prep Time
20 mins
Total Time
28 mins
Skill Level
Easy

Burritos are a great way to pack a delicious breakfast in a compact way. The perfect meal for those on the go mornings. This Baja Burrito gives your breakfast some added flare.

View Recipe

Curry Chicken Stuffed Peppers

Curry Chicken Stuffed Peppers
Prep Time
40
Total Time
70
Skill Level
Easy

Step up your stuffed pepper game, with this delicious bold dish. A warm hearty meal that is contained within a delicious Red Sun bell pepper.

View Recipe

Shrimp Tacos with Red Cabbage Pepper Salad

Shrimp Tacos with Red Cabbage Pepper Salad
Prep Time
25
Total Time
32
Skill Level
Easy

A seafood treat combines with a zesty, colorful cabbage salad.  A sure pleaser at the dinner table get ready to add this in your regular meal rotation.  Tacos will never be the same!

View Recipe
2400 Graham Side Road
Kingsville, ON N9Y 2E5