Low carb, sloppy joe-stuffed peppers

Low Carb, Sloppy Joe-stuffed Peppers

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

sherry monfils


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.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

20 Min
20 Min


  • 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


  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!

Printable Recipe Card

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

Leave a Comment

17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint

17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint

Have an abundance of mint in your garden? These mint-tastic recipes are the answer! Bursting with fresh mint leaves, these refreshing summer dinner recipes are sure to be a hit. From grilled goodies to fresh salads to yummy vegetarian options, mint works with them all! Not only are they easy to make on a hot […]

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer

Since cucumbers are 95% water, they help with hydration and are fantastic to add to your summer menu. They’re not just for tossing into a garden salad or slicing for a snack either. From soups to creamy and marinated salads, dips to drinks, here are 16 fresh cucumber recipes to try this summer.

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

With camps canceled, not all pools are opening (or with limited capacity), and fewer playdates than usual, keeping kids occupied can be challenging. To keep them from asking what’s to eat, get them in the kitchen. Cooking teaches math skills, lets kids learn how food gets to the table, and creates valuable memories. But… depending […]