Thedford Byrum Recipe

Rotel Stuffed Bell Peppers

By Thedford Byrum SouthernDaddy


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Thedford's Story

I grew up on my Moms stuffed bell peppers. I tried many times to recreate her recipe but never could master the mix. One day I decided just to mix up some of my favorite ingredients and this is what I came up with. Every time I make it, my family is always wanting more. I prefer to make it with the orginial Rotel cause I like a little spice. But for kids and ladies, it's best to use the mild Rotel. I hope you like it.

Ingredients

6 large
green bell peppers
2 can(s)
rotel (mild or original, depends on if you like it spicy)
1 lb
sausage
1 c
long grain rice, uncooked
1 1/2 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
2 Tbsp
garlic salt
1 Tbsp
chili powder
ROTEL STUFFED BELL PEPPERS

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Cut the tops off the peppers and clean out the pulp and the seeds. Add bell peppers to the boiling water and cook for 15 minutes.
2
While the peppers are parboiling, cook the cup of long grain white rice as per the directions on the package.
3
Brown the sausage in a large frying pan and crumble the sausage when done. Add in the 2 cans of rotel, the garlic salt and the chili powder to the sausage and stir. Add the cooked rice to this mixture and mix all ingredients well.
4
Spoon the sausage mixture into the peppers and layer the cheese. You should end up with 2 layers of mixture and 2 layers of cheese with the cheese ending on top. Cook for 30 minutes at 350 degrees. Sometimes I add dollop of sour cream to each pepper before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef

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17 Comments

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Cheryl Croce Culver Cheriluv
May 28, 2014
This sounds really good, I make stuffed peppers lots of ways and this will be one I will have to try soon.
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lendric lendric Lendricwilliams
Jul 2, 2013
It sound great. I think imma try it tonight. But, imma add some ground beef in it too.
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Marsha Gardner mrdick1950
Oct 25, 2012
These sound great, I have never been able to duplicate my mother's stuffed peppers either so I had to come up with my own. My husband, son and I all love spicy food so I know they will love the spicy bell peppers.
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miracle harper suziehomebaker
Sep 4, 2012
thank you so much for posting this, they look yummy as do all your other recipes!
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savannah cardinal savvycardinal
Aug 29, 2012
I made this tonight and it was delicious! Everyone loved it. I used hot Italian sausage, cause I couldn't find regular and it was great. Thanks for the recipe!