Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Cindy McLaughlin


Contributed by Karen Weber.

Giving credit where credit is due: Recipe created by Karen's daughter.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

35 Min
50 Min


  • 4-5
    bell peppers, any color
  • ·
    olive oil for drizzling over bell peppers
  • 1 pkg
    zatarians spanish rice
  • 1 small
    onion, chopped
  • 1 clove
    garlic, chopped (optional)
  • 1 c
    zucchini, chopped
  • 15 oz
    tomatoes, canned and chopped, with liquid
  • ·
    marinara sauce or spaghetti sauce
  • ·
    cheese, shredded (cheddar, pepper jack or mexican)

How to Make Stuffed Peppers


  1. Clean and wash peppers. Cut in half and clean out seeds.
  2. Preheat oven to 400 F. Place peppers on baking sheet and drizzle with olive oil. Bake 20 minutes or until peppers have softened.
  3. While peppers are roasting, prepare Zatarains Spanish Rice according to package directions. Add zucchini, onion, and garlic (optional).
  4. When rice is done, fill the peppers with rice mixture and cover with shredded cheese of your choice. Reduce oven to 350 F.
  5. Cover with your favorite marinara or spaghetti sauce.
  6. Bake in a casserole dish (9"x13") for 30 minutes.

Printable Recipe Card

About Stuffed Peppers

Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtag: #lent

Leave a Comment

How To Make Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash Recipe

How to Make Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Love pasta but not the carbs? Then try roasted spaghetti squash the next time a pasta craving hits. Naturally gluten-free, it’s low in carbs and calories but full of vitamins....

How To Make Butternut Squash With A Pecan Brioche Crust Recipe

How to Make Butternut Squash With a Pecan Brioche Crust

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Butternut squash is delicious with its natural buttery sweetness. What would happen if you roasted it and added a crumbled crust to the top? Well, you have a fancy (but...

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew

In my part of the country, one day it's cold the next it's warm. I'm not sure Mother Nature can figure out what season it is. Even if the weather...