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Stuffed Peppers with dressed Salad Leaves

RECIPE OVERVIEW

This is a lovely Summer Mediterranean dish, try with Couscous for a wonderful vegetarian alternative.

Preparation time: 25 minutes

Cooking time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

Serves: 4 people

Dressed Salad
  • 200 g SuperValu Crunchy Garden Salad
  • 0 - SuperValu Lemon
From the Store Cupboard
  • 100 ml Beef Stock
  • 25 g Cheddar Cheese
    Grated
  • 50 g SuperValu Butter
    Melted
  • 1 tsp SuperValu Dried Mixed Herbs
  • 50 g SuperValu Fresh Breadcrumbs
  • 2 cloves SuperValu Garlic
  • 1 tbsp SuperValu Olive Oil
  • 0 - SuperValu Salt
  • 3 tsp SuperValu Tomato Purée
Stuffed Peppers
  • 750 g SuperValu Irish Beef Mince
  • 1 - SuperValu Onion
    finely chopped
  • 2 - SuperValu Peppers
    (Red or Yellow)

Method

  1. Firstly prepare the peppers by cutting in half lengthways and removing the seeds.
  2. In a bowl prepare the breadcrumb mixture by adding the melted butter to the breadcrumb and herbs.
  3. Meanwhile, drizzle oil in a large heated pan and add the minced beef, chopped onion, tomato puree and beef stock and cook for 10 minutes until cooked through. Season well.
  4. Place the peppers in a baking tray and fill with the meat and vegetable mixture, top with the breadcrumbs and some grated cheese, and bake in a preheated oven 180°C/350°F/Gas Mark 4 for 20 – 30 mins until the pepper is softened.

Dressed Salad

  1. Toss the salad leaves in the oil, lemon juice and seasoning.
  2. To serve, place the stuffed baked pepper on a plate with the dressed salad leaves.

Top Tip

Freeze any leftovers and serve at a later date with some pasta.  

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