Thai Chicken Stuffed Peppers (08.05.15)

Posted at 12:19 PM, Aug 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-06 17:19:41-04
  • 4 
medium bell peppers, any color
  • 1
lb. ground chicken (white meat only)
  • 1⁄2
cup almond butter
  • 1 
tablespoon low sodium soy sauce
  • 1 
teaspoon ginger, grated
  • 1 
teaspoon lime juice
  • 3 tablespoons cilantro, chopped
  • 1⁄4
cup unsalted peanuts or almonds, chopped
  • 2 green onions, cut into ½” pieces
  • No Salt Seasoning and Pepper, to taste

Preheat oven to 400°F.

Cut the tops off of the peppers and scrape out the insides. Place peppers in a casserole dish.

Brown the chicken with no salt seasoning and pepper. Drain off excess fat. In a bowl, combine the almond butter, soy sauce, ginger, lime juice and cilantro. Fold into the chicken. Spoon the mixture into the peppers. Add 4 tablespoons of hot water to bottom of baking dish. Cover the baking dish and bake for approximately 30 minutes or until peppers are tender. Top with nuts and green onions.

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