8 Ways to Change Up Stuffed Peppers

Bored with your basic stuffed peppers recipe ? Try these tasty, easy options instead.

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Buffalo Chicken Dip Stuffed Pepper

Courtesy Elizabeth White

This creative stuffed bell peppers recipe from the blog Leave a Happy Plate uses creamy Greek yogurt and cauliflower as the base for a healthier dip.

Crunchy Mexican Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Kristina Vanni

Jalapeño, cilantro, and pepitas (raw pumpkin seeds) add flavor to these easy stuffed peppers vegetarian recipe from the blog Healthy Way to Cook, filled with brown rice, beans, and—surprise!—Grape-Nuts cereal.

Chili Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Susan Voisin

A chili-stuffed peppers vegetarian recipe from the blog Fat Free Vegan gets its meaty flavor from diced portobello mushrooms. If you have any chili left over, try wrapping it in a tortilla for a simple lunch.

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Breakfast Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Living Well Kitchen

Stuffed peppers for breakfast? Why not! Living Well Kitchen stuffs bell peppers to the brim with eggs, cheese, and onion for a high-protein, low-carb, vegetarian way to start the day.

Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Alyssa Rimmer

Toss tomatoes, avocado, cilantro, shrimp, and lime juice in fluffy quinoa for this easy stuffed peppers dinner from Queen of Quinoa

Enchilada Stuffed Peppers with Chili Verde Sauce

Courtesy Danielle Walker

Against All Grain's stuffed peppers fold in nutrient-rich veggies like carrots, sweet potatoes, and spinach with ground beef. Any extra chili verde sauce would work well over eggs.

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Orzo Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Tessa Arias

Look under the crispy cheese topping and you'll find tender orzo in this stuffed peppers vegetarian recipe from the blog Handle the Heat.

Chorizo Stuffed Peppers

Courtesy Mellissa Sevigny

The blog I Breathe I'm Hungry packs poblanos, a mild chili pepper, with a blend of cauliflower, ground almonds, coconut flour, eggs, Parmesan and more, for a savory stuffing with a mashed potatoes-like texture. Serve with guacamole and sour cream.


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