Vegetarian Mexican Inspired Stuffed Peppers Recipe

Vegetarian Mexican Inspired Stuffed Peppers Recipe

How To Make Vegetarian Mexican Inspired Stuffed Peppers

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Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Total: 45 minutes



  • 4 bell peppers
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • 1 cup black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup corn kernels
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1 jalapeno, seeded and diced
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons taco seasoning
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C).

  2. Cut the tops off the bell peppers and remove the seeds and membranes. Place the peppers in a baking dish.

  3. In a large bowl, combine the cooked quinoa, black beans, corn, tomatoes, red onion, jalapeno, cheddar cheese, cilantro, taco seasoning, salt, and pepper. Mix well.

  4. Stuff the bell peppers with the quinoa mixture, dividing it evenly among the peppers.

  5. Cover the baking dish with foil and bake for 25-30 minutes, or until the peppers are tender and the filling is heated through.

  6. Remove from the oven and let cool for a few minutes before serving.


  • Calories : 267kcal
  • Total Fat : 6g
  • Saturated Fat : 3g
  • Cholesterol : 14mg
  • Sodium : 435mg
  • Total Carbohydrates : 43g
  • Dietary Fiber : 10g
  • Sugar : 8g
  • Protein : 12g
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