Lamb Stuffed Bell Peppers

Stuffed peppers are such a healthy and satisfying meal that you can prep ahead of time and pop in the oven whenever you are hungry.

Prep time: 5 minutes

Cook time: 35 minutes

Serves: 2-4

Equipment:

Sauté pan to cook lamb

Cast iron or roasting pan to roast bell peppers

wooden spoon

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground lamb
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 Tbsp ginger, minced
  • 2 tsp Ancient Halaby
  • 3 red bell peppers
  • 8 oz pine nuts, toasted
  • 1/3 cup creme fraiche
  • Feta for topping
  • Parsley for garnish
  • Oil or ghee to coat the pan

Steps

  1. Heat sauté pan over medium/ high heat before adding oil to coat the pan
  2. Add lamb and break up with wooden spoon, cook for 2 minutes
  3. Add onions and ginger and continue cooking for 5 minutes until lamb is almost cooked through
  4. Add spices and pine nuts and stir until fragrant
  5. Turn off heat and add creme fraiche and season with salt
  6. While the lamb is cooling down, preheat oven to 375F, cut the tops off of the bell peppers and hollow by removing seeds and veins
  7. Stuff peppers with the lamb and top with a little crumbled feta, put the top of the bell pepper back on and bake for 25-30 minutes
  8. Sprinkle with parsley and serve

Things to remember

  • Free to make a big batch of the lamb and stuff as many peppers as desired. This a great meal prep dish or even for a dinner party as you can bake many at once on a tray together.