How To: Make stuffed peppers packed with ground turkey, rice, tomato sauce & spinach

Make stuffed peppers packed with ground turkey, rice, tomato sauce & spinach

Usually, stuffed peppers are made with ground beef, but in this healthier twist on stuffed peppers, ground turkey is the culprit. This can be made with whatever ingredients you prefer, but it's always best to stick with the recipe for the first time, then add or modify it to your liking.

Jessie Zubatkin shares her easy weeknight classic, and the stuffing consists of a flavorful blend of ground turkey, brown rice, herbs and spices, tomato sauce and spinach. With only 20 minutes of baking, this American classic is ready in a flash. Stuff halved bell peppers for a side or lunch portion, or whole peppers for a heartier dinner serving.

Serves 4-6

* 1 lb ground turkey
* ½ tsp dried basil
* 1 tsp garlic powder
* 1 tsp fresh rosemary, chopped
* ½ tsp dried oregano
* pinch of salt & pepper
* 1 tbsp olive oil
* ½ cup frozen spinach, defrosted
* ½ - ¾ cup tomato sauce (store-bought or your own)
* 2 cups cooked brown rice
* 4-5 medium bell peppers
* Parmesan cheese, grated, for sprinkling

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