Quinoa Stuffed Mini Peppers

Seasoned to perfection and easy to make, stuffed peppers are a crowd favourite. Serve them at your next dinner party or get together!

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Ingredients

 

1 lb bag Mucci Farms Sweet to
  the Point™
Mini Pointed Peppers

6 Mucci Farms Sapori™ Sweet
  Cocktail Tomatoes

2 Mucci Farms Mini Cucumbers

¾ tsp. cumin

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

1/3 tsp. salt

¼ cup olive oil

¾ cup quinoa, rinsed well

1½ bunches of flat-leaf parsley

4 green onions

1 lemon

1½ tbsp. mint, chopped

1/3 tsp. garlic powder

¼ tsp. black pepper

Directions

· In a medium saucepan, bring quinoa, ½ tsp. salt and 1 ¼ cup water to a boil.
  Reduce heat to medium-low, cover and simmer until quinoa is tender (approx.
  10 minutes). Remove from heat and allow for cool down.

· In a large bowl;
  Chop parsley and discard stem. Dice tomatoes and cucumbers (discard
  seeds and juice from tomatoes). Thinly slice the green onions, then add
  chopped mint. Add quinoa and mix. Add cumin, garlic powder, pepper,
  salt, olive oil, juice of one lemon and mix. Garnish with feta cheese crumbles
  and toss. Cut Sweet to the Point™ mini peppers in half and remove seeds
  (leave stem on). Stuff halved peppers with quinoa / parsley salad mixture.

· Allow salad mixture to sit in the refrigerator for a day to blend flavours
  before stuffing.

servings

SERVINGS:

8 - 10
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