Stuffed Pumpkin

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Ashley Dawkins

By
@TrashleyD925

My boyfriend's family does this, and he started making it for me about 5 years ago...it's kind of a long process, but very tasty!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
1 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

1
hollowed out pumpkin
1
green pepper, chopped
1
red pepper, chopped
1
yellow pepper, chopped
1
onion, chopped
3
celery stalks, chopped
1 lb
hamburg
1 box
stuffing (mushroom if you can find it)

How to Make Stuffed Pumpkin

Step-by-Step

  • 1PUMPKIN:
    Once you remove all of the insides from the pumpkin and scrape out the seeds, coat the inside with a mixture of brown sugar and margarine.
  • 2Bake the pumpkin in about a 1/2 inch of water at 350* for about one hour.
  • 3STUFFING:
    Cook the all of the peppers, onion and celery in a light layer of oil in a large pot until semi-soft.
  • 4Add in the pound of hamburg and cook until browned.
  • 5Prepare the box of stuffing per directions. (Or insert your own here.) Add the stuffing to the hamburg mixture and simmer for 30 minutes, give or take, stirring occasionally.
  • 6Stuff the pumpkin with the hamburg/stuffing mixture. Make sure you really pack the mix into the pumpkin. Bake for another 45 minutes.

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About Stuffed Pumpkin

Course/Dish: Beef, Other Main Dishes