STUFFED PEPPER SOUP
Stuffed Pepper Soup is a hearty and satisfying dish that brings all the flavors of classic stuffed peppers into a warm and comforting soup. This original recipe provides a unique twist on the traditional favorite, offering a cozy and flavorful meal. Let’s explore how to make this delightful Stuffed Pepper Soup.
For the Soup:
- 1 pound ground beef or ground turkey
- 1 onion, chopped
- 1 green bell pepper, diced
- 1 red bell pepper, diced
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 can (14 ounces) diced tomatoes
- 1 can (14 ounces) tomato sauce
- 4 cups beef broth
- 1 cup cooked rice
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- Salt and black pepper to taste
For the Stuffed Pepper Filling:
- 1 cup cooked rice
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/2 cup diced tomatoes
- 1/2 teaspoon dried basil
- 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
Preparing the Soup:
- In a large pot, brown the ground beef or ground turkey over medium-high heat until fully cooked. Drain any excess fat.
- Add the chopped onion, diced green bell pepper, diced red bell pepper, and minced garlic to the cooked meat. Sauté until the vegetables are tender.
- Stir in the diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, beef broth, and the cooked rice. Mix well.
- Add the dried basil, dried oregano, salt, and black pepper to season the soup. Adjust the seasonings to taste.
- Simmer the soup on low heat for about 20-25 minutes to allow the flavors to meld.
Preparing the Stuffed Pepper Filling:
- In a separate bowl, combine the cooked rice, shredded cheddar cheese, diced tomatoes, dried basil, and dried oregano. Mix until well incorporated.
- To serve, ladle the hot Stuffed Pepper Soup into bowls and top each serving with a generous spoonful of the Stuffed Pepper Filling.
- Enjoy your Hearty Stuffed Pepper Soup as a comforting and flavorful meal.
Hearty Stuffed Pepper Soup combines the essence of stuffed peppers in a warm and comforting soup. This original recipe is a delicious and satisfying way to enjoy the flavors of a classic dish in a new and comforting form. Bon appétit!