Low carb, sloppy joe-stuffed peppers

Low Carb, Sloppy Joe-stuffed Peppers

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sherry monfils

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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

How to Make Low carb, sloppy joe-stuffed peppers

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!

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About Low carb, sloppy joe-stuffed peppers

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



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