Solar Oven Stuffed Bell Peppers

Solar Oven Stuffed Bell Peppers

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This dish is eaten often in our house especially in the summer time when bell peppers go on super sale at the grocery store and when our garden is in over abundance.. Our two youngest kids often just eat the fillings out of the pepper. I am always hoping!

 This recipe can be easily doubled where you can fill both solar oven pans.

solarovenstuffedbellpepper 

Ingredients:

  • 6 large bell peppers
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/3 cup rice
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 1 clove of garlic, pressed
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • one egg, beaten
  • 2 tomatoes, chopped (including juice from cut tomatoes)
  • 1/2 cup water

For topping:

  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese (optional)
  • ¼ cup green onions, chopped

 

Directions:

  1. Set up solar oven.
  2. Cut the tops off of the bell peppers and pull out the seed bundle.
  3. In a bowl mix remaining ingredients (minus toppings)
  4. Divide the mixture and fill each bell pepper
  5. Sprinkle with toppings – cheese and green onions.
  6. Place filled peppers in solar oven pan.
  7. Add pan with lid to solar oven and seal.
  8. Let cook for 6-8 hours in oven or until cooked completely through.

 

 

 

2 thoughts on “Solar Oven Stuffed Bell Peppers

  1. Yum! I’ve made these in the crock pot before but this recipes (and method) looks amazing! I like my peppers cooked but still a bit crunchy. How long should I solar-bake them for?

  2. As long as your meat is cooked through and the internal temp is over 180. I normally have mine in the oven all day. I would start checking at about 4 hours. If you use smaller peppers, the meat will cook faster and I am sure that the peppers will be crisper too. We have done this recipe with mini-peppers too and it only took about 2-12 hours.

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