Low Carb, Sloppy Joe-stuffed Peppers Recipe

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Low carb, sloppy joe-stuffed peppers

sherry monfils

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@smonfils

i have been cutting down on eating a lot of fatty foods and carbs and love stuffed peppers. I decided to make use of a can of sloppy joe mix I had. These are so delicious, you won't miss the rice.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 large
bell peppers, i used 1 of each color..1 red, 1 green, 1 yellow
1 lb
lean ground turkey, ( or beef.)
1
15 oz can sloppy joe sauce
1/2 c
or more to your liking, shredded italian-style cheese
2
green onions, chopped for garnish

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cut each bell pepper in half and clean out the inside of any membrane and seeds. Spray a lg baking sheet w/ cooking spray. Place pepper halves on cookie sheet.
2
Set oven at 400. Spray a lg skillet w/ cooking spray and place over med-high heat. Cook ground turkey, ( or beef,) until no longer pink. Add sloppy joe sauce.
3
Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally until thickened. Spoon mix into pepper halves. Cover lightly w/ foil. Bake 10 minutes. Uncover and sprinkle w/ cheese. Bake 5 mins more or until cheese melts. Sprinkle w/ green onions. Serve!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tag: Healthy