Chicken enchilada quinoa stuffed peppers

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 194.8
  • Total Fat: 6.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 65.0 mg
  • Sodium: 746.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.8 g
  • Protein: 19.6 g

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Number of Servings: 6


    3 bell peppers, cut in half and seeded
    1 cup cooked quinoa
    1 pound ground chicken or turkey
    1/2 cup cilantro, plus more for garnish
    1/2 onion, diced
    1/3 cup egg whites
    1 teaspoon garlic powder
    2 teaspoons cumin
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1/2 teaspoon black pepper
    1/2 cup red enchilada sauce, plus 6 tablespoons for topping
    1/2 cup reduced fat cheese of your choice


Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. In a large bowl combine chicken, quinoa, egg whites, onion, cilantro, garlic powder, cumin, salt, pepper, and enchilada sauce. Mix well. Stuff each pepper half with the mixture. Top pepper with 1 tablespoon of enchilada sauce and 1 tablespoon of cheese. Bake for 45 minutes.

Serving Size: 6 half-peppers

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MICRONERDCHICK.

TAGS:  Poultry |

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