HOW-TO-MAKE-STUFFED-CAPSICUMS-OR-PEPPERS

HOW TO MAKE STUFFED CAPSICUMS OR PEPPERS (PEPERONI RIPIENI)

A fantastic recipe of stuffed capsicums with baked potatoes. A simple and complete meal for the whole family. A different way to use mince meat and rice. See our stuffed capsicums recipe below.

INGREDIENTS:

  • CAPSICUM FILLING
  • 6 x medium red capsicums
  • 1/4 x cup olive oil (50ml)
  • 1 x cup arborio rice
  • salt to taste (1 1/2 teaspoons)
  • 400grams x mince meat
  • 4 x tablespoons slithered basil
  • 1 x clove finely diced garlic
  • 1 x 400gram tin peeled or diced tomatoes
  • 1 1/2 cups x water

NB: this mixture will give you enough filling for (approx) another four capsicums

POTATOES:

  • 6 x medium potatoes
  • 1 x 400gram tin of peeled or diced tomatoes
  • 1 x clove finely diced garlic
  • 1/2 x teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup x olive oil

METHOD:

  • Step 1 – prepare capsicums by cutting off the ends
  • Step 2 – use cut ends in mixture if you wish or retain as a lid for the capsicums
  • Step 3 – add all ingredients into a bowl and mix as per video
  • Step 4 – set aside
  • Step 5 – peel and wedge potatoes
  • Step 6 – season with ingredients as per video
  • Step 7 – set aside
  • Step 8 – season capsicums individually
  • Step 9 – filled with mince and rice mixture that has been set aside
  • Step 10 – once all capsicums are filled place in oiled baking dish along with the seasoned potatoes around the based of the capsicums
  • Step 11 – fill with water to cover potatoes
  • Step 12 – taste for seasoning and adjust if necessary
  • Step 13 – cover with baking paper first then foil
  • Step 14 – bake in a preheated oven 180 – 200 degrees after 30 minutes remove foil and baking paper
  • Step 15 – after another 15 minutes check for potato and rice texture in the capsicums and if still uncooked check every 15 minutes after that till cooked to preference.
  • Step 16 – once cooked remove from oven and let rest for 10 minutes before serving

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