Greek stuffed peppers are a excellent for suffering from the delicious meals Greece has to offer you without having obtaining to vacation further then your individual kitchen area!
In April I celebrated my 8 calendar year anniversary so I believed it would be pleasurable to share a Greek dish (full disclosure I designed this at the starting of April but just now submitting it!). My husband and I had virtually a two yr engagement ahead of receiving married on April 12th. We took a mini honeymoon to the Poconos for a number of days and then took our honeymoon to Greece a pair of months later on (really endorse executing this!) 1 of our favorites things to do with each other is vacation and Greece was our favourite trip, partly simply because the foodstuff was so incredible. We are organizing to go again and discover new islands for our 10 12 months anniversary which I simply cannot feel is pretty much in this article.
The only lousy matter about traveling to Greece is that it has been really tough to discover equivalent Greek meals (Greek stuffed grapes leaves, tzatziki, handmade pita, and so on.) in the States so we have generally resorted to generating our own like these Greek stuffed peppers.
Greek stuffed peppers include two enjoyment components: feta and capers. Have you at any time had capers?? Olives could also be used in this dish in position of the capers. Broiling the feta on top for a pair minutes really normally takes this dish to the up coming stage but the cheese could be omitted if needed. If you want a vegetarian or vegan possibility- crumbled tempeh is effective genuinely very well in stuffed peppers and I have designed it this way and even fooled meat eaters. Chickpeas would perform far too in the Greek stuffed peppers, I would just advocate mashing them up a little bit.
Greek Stuffed Peppers
- 1/2 massive yellow onion
- 1 TBSP olive oil
- 4 bell peppers
- 3 cloves garlic minced
- 1 TBSP dried basil
- 1 TBSP dried oregano
- 1 TBSP dried parsely
- 1/2 lb floor turkey/rooster
- 1 cup cooked rice
- 15 oz can diced tomatoes
- 2 TBSP capers
- 2 oz feta cheese
Preheat oven toe 350
Cook rice in accordance to package directions
Slice tops off peppers and heat in oven for 15 minutes’
Although peppers and rice are cooking, chop onion and saute with olive in huge pan
Include garlic and spices, prepare dinner right up until softened
Include floor turkey and cook right until pink is absent
Stir in diced tomatoes, cooked rice, and capers, blend thoroughly
Pour mixtures into peppers, include feta to best
Bake in oven at 350 for 15 minutes
Broil 2 minutes to brown feta
What is the very best food stuff you have consumed when traveling!? Greece was incredible but Italy was a shut second– I have trip recaps if you are intrigued or planning on traveling overseas this summer season or drop!
If you give these Greek Stuffed Peppers a check out make confident to tag me on Instagram @dietitianjess and allow me know what you think!