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Quinoa & Chicken Stuffed Bell Peppers

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FitMenCook

My name is Kevin. My life changed when I realized that healthy living is truly a lifelong journey, mainly won by having a well-balanced diet and enjoying adequate exercise. By experimenting in the kitchen and openly sharing my meals, I learned that healthy eating is hardly boring and that by making a few adjustments, I could design a diet that could help me achieve my personal fitness goals. Our bodies are built in the kitchen and sculpted in the gym.

Calories 363
Protein 41g
Fat 9g
Carbs 28g
Total Time -

Stuffed bell peppers are most definitely a healthy eating classic (at least in my book). This is one of my favorite meals that is protein packed, easy to customize (even for vegans), easy to prep and family-approved! Boom.

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Quinoa & Chicken Stuffed Bell Peppers

Ingredients

Ingredients for 3 – 5 stuffed bell peppers:

  • 1lb extra lean ground chicken
  • 1.5 cup cooked gluten-free quinoa
  • 1/2 cup diced bell peppers
  • 1.5 tbsp or 3oz tomato paste
  • 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 3 tbsp mozzarella

Chicken seasoned with smoked paprika, garlic, sea salt.  **For a vegan-friendly version: use portobello or tempeh, increase amount of quinoa, use veggie broth & cashew cheese.**

Steps

15-Second Video Tutorial

 

Approx macros for 1 of 3 stuffed peppers.

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Calories
363
Protein
41g
Fat
9g
Carbs
28g
Sodium
-
Fiber
-
Sugar
-
About the author

FitMenCook

My name is Kevin. My life changed when I realized that healthy living is truly a lifelong journey, mainly won by having a well-balanced diet and enjoying adequate exercise. By experimenting in the kitchen and openly sharing my meals, I learned that healthy eating is hardly boring and that by making a few adjustments, I could design a diet that could help me achieve my personal fitness goals. Our bodies are built in the kitchen and sculpted in the gym.