Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Peppers

MEAL PREP IDEA! What are you having for lunch this week??

I have been loving stuffed peppers. They are very easy to whip up and they stay good all week. This week I made broccoli cheddar stuffed peppers! I eat these for dinner a ton! For lunch, I split the recipe in half to have my normal one point lunch. It is filling enough for a quick lunchtime snack!


Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Peppers

serves 4 for half a pepper each
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Servings 4 people

Ingredients
 

  • 2 bell peppers
  • 16 ounces ground chicken breast or 99% fat-free ground turkey
  • 1 head of broccoli
  • 1/2 cup reduced fat, 2% milk cheddar cheese
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasonings
  • parsley for topping
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth fat-free, low sodium

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Slice and deseed/core peppers. Place on a greased baking tray, cut side up, and bake for 20 minutes, until desired wellness
  • Meanwhile, grease a large, tall pan with cooking spray and heat up over medium heat
  • Add chicken and begin to break up as you cook. Once slightly broken up, sprinkle with all the seasonings and continue to cook and break up
  • Cook the chicken until almost completely cooked, until almost all the pink is gone
  • Chop broccoli head up into very small pieces
  • Add the broth to the pan with the ground chicken. Add broccoli and cover to steam broccoli for 5 minutes, until broccoli is soft and chicken is completely cooked
  • Ad cheese and mix to melt
  • Once cheese is melted, evenly divide mixture into each pepper
  • My fiance loves to add 1/8 cup of extra cheese onto each of his peppers halves then pop it back in the oven until it has melted! (1 point)

WW Points per Serving

myWW Points for HALF a pepper:
💚: 3
💙: 1
💜: 1
✔️: 150 calories
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myWW Points for a WHOLE pepper:
💚: 7
💙: 3
💜: 3
✔️: 300 calories 
Keyword Ground Chicken/Turkey
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