Tasty Taco Stuffed Peppers

Tasty Taco Stuffed Peppers

Tasty Taco Stuffed Peppers is a delightful fusion of Mexican and American flavors. This recipe combines the bold and savory taste of tacos with the wholesome goodness of bell peppers. It’s a perfect choice for a weeknight dinner that your family will love.


  • 4 large bell peppers, any color
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 cup cooked rice
  • 1 cup black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup corn kernels
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • Fresh cilantro leaves for garnish


  1. In a large skillet, brown the ground beef over medium heat until fully cooked. Drain excess fat.
  2. Add the cooked rice, black beans, corn, and taco seasoning to the skillet. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).
  4. Cut the tops off the bell peppers and remove the seeds and membranes.
  5. Fill each bell pepper with the beef and rice mixture.
  6. Place the stuffed peppers in a baking dish and cover with aluminum foil.
  7. Bake for 25-30 minutes or until the peppers are tender.
  8. Remove from the oven and sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese on top of each pepper. Return to the oven and bake uncovered for an additional 5 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  9. Serve hot with salsa, sour cream, and garnish with fresh cilantro leaves.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Serves: 4

Tasty Taco Stuffed Peppers are a delicious and satisfying meal that brings a fiesta of flavors to your dinner table. The combination of seasoned ground beef, rice, beans, and corn, all stuffed inside sweet bell peppers and topped with melted cheese, is a crowd-pleaser. Whether you’re a fan of Mexican cuisine or simply looking for a creative way to enjoy peppers, this recipe won’t disappoint. It’s a wholesome dish that’s as visually appealing as it is tasty, making it perfect for family gatherings or casual weeknight dinners.

Nutritional Information (per serving):
Calories: 450kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Cholesterol: 80mg | Sodium: 900mg | Potassium: 800mg | Fiber: 8g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 60% | Vitamin C: 200% | Calcium: 20% | Iron: 20%

Make these Tasty Taco Stuffed Peppers for your next dinner, and watch everyone at the table savor every bite of this flavorful and colorful dish. It’s a unique twist on traditional tacos that’s sure to become a family favorite.

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