How to Freeze Peppers

Wash Thoroughly.  Cut out stem end and remove seeds of peppers.  Halve slice or dice.  Put in containers and freeze.  Do not blanch.   Hot peppers can be frozen whole.

Quick Chicken Fajitas with Peppers

Ingredients: 1lb boneless chicken breast 1 T. oil 1 pepper in ¼ inch strips 1 medium onion, thinly sliced Salt and pepper to taste 2/3 cup chunky salsa 1 ½ tsp. chili powder 8 8-inch flour tortillas   Directions: Cut chicken into thin strips.  Heat oil in a large...

Baked Pasta with Peppers

Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef 2 c. pepper strips 1 c. sliced onion 1 (26) oz jar spaghetti sauce ( or 3 cups homemade sauce.) 4 T. grated Parmesan Cheese, divided 1 tsp. oregano 2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese, divided 3 cup cooked ziti or macaroni Directions: Brown...

Fresh Salsa

Fresh Salsa 1 2 ripe tomatoes, diced 2 green bell peppers, diced 1 white onion, diced 1/2 bunch fresh cilantro, for garnish 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 jalapeno pepper, diced Directions In a medium bowl, mix tomatoes, green bell peppers, white onion, cilantro,...

Baked Spagetti with Tomatoes

Ingredients: 8 oz. spaghetti 2 T. butter 1/4 c. chopped onion 1/4 c. green pepper 2 c. peeled, seeded and chopped tomatoes 1/2 tsp. salt or to taste 1/4 tsp. pepper 1/8 tsp. paprika 1 T. Sugar 1 c. grated cheese Directions: Cook spaghetti and drain well.  Melt butter...

Roasted Eggplant Salad

Ingredients: 1 medium eggplant 2-3 cucumbers chopped 2 tomatoes chopped 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 large onion 2-3 cloves of garlic, minced 3 T. olive or vegetable oil Juice of 1 lemon Salt and Pepper to taste Directions:  Prick egg plant in 2 to 3 locations.  Place...

Eggplant Casserole

Ingredients: 1 large eggplant, peeled and cubed 1 teaspoon grated onion 1/8 teaspoon salt and pepper to taste 4 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons flour 1 1/4 cups milk 1 green pepper, chopped 3/4 cup grated sharp cheese 4 tablespoons chili sauce 2 egg yolks, slightly...

Creamy Cabbage Slaw

Ingredients: 1 c. mayonnaise 3 T. lemon juice or vinegar 2 T. sugar 1 tsp. salt 6 c. shredded cabbage 1 c. shredded carrots ½ c. thinly sliced green pepper Directions: Combine the first 4 ingredients.  Stir in the remaining ingredients, cover and chill. From the...

Peppers and Brown Rice

Ingredients: 1 c. brown rice 2 1/2 c. water or chicken broth 1 tsp. butter 1 T. soy sauce 1 T. vegetable oil 1 c. finely chopped bell pepper 1/2 c. finely chopped green onion Directions: Simmer rice, water, butter and soy sauce approximately 35 to 40 minutes or until...

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers Cut tops off peppers; remove seeds and membranes.  Place peppers in enough boiling water to cover.  Blanch 3 minutes.  If you like crisp peppers, don’t blanch at all.  Put peppers upright in a baking dish that has 1/4 inch of water in it.  Stuff...

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