Stuffed peppers are a classic family meal--and they're fun to eat, too. Instead of roasting the sweet peppers in the oven, use an air fryer to get them crisp-tender but not soggy. Source:, January 2019

Adam Hickman


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  • Coat the basket of an air fryer with cooking spray. Cut tops off peppers and reserve. Seed the peppers and set aside.

  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add turkey; cook, stirring occasionally, until browned, about 4 minutes. Stir in rice and panko; cook, stirring occasionally, until warmed through, about 1 minute. Remove from heat and stir in marinara, parsley, pepper and Parmesan. Divide the mixture evenly among the prepared peppers.

  • Place the peppers in the prepared air-fryer basket. Nestle the pepper tops in the bottom of the basket. Cook at 350 degrees F until the peppers are tender, about 8 minutes. Top with mozzarella; cook until the cheese is melted, about 2 minutes more.

Nutrition Facts

407 calories; 20.6 g total fat; 5.3 g saturated fat; 96 mg cholesterol; 340 mg sodium. 575 mg potassium; 25.6 g carbohydrates; 3.8 g fiber; 7 g sugar; 29.3 g protein; 4644 IU vitamin a iu; 159 mg vitamin c; 74 mcg folate; 172 mg calcium; 3 mg iron; 58 mg magnesium;

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I usually stay clear of stuffed peppers because of how long they take to cook in the oven, but this delicious recipes has them ready in just 30 minutes. Love, love, love. Read More