Bell Peppers

8 American Recipes with Bell Peppers

Drew Glover • March 17, 2015
Summer: roll out the ice box, set up the grill, kick back and let the fire do the cookin'. Fall: visit the local apple orchard and pick your favorite variety of apples for apple pie. Winter: ham, duh! Spring: juice oranges and strawberries are coming back into season!! Next summer: roll out the ice box and start it all over again!Black Pearl Medley Jambalya
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1. Black Pearl Medley Jambalya
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This Jambalaya has all the key elements of the traditional recipe -- chicken, andouille, and heat -- but cooks up in one pot, for easy prep. Black Pearl Medley adds depth-of-flavor and texture with whole grain brown rice, black barley and Daikon radish seeds.
2. Shrimp Jambalaya
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Paella. Jambalaya. Arroz con Pollo. what do these dishes have in common? A lot, actually. All are made by sauteing some aromatics like onions and garlic. Adding some sausage or other flavoring (like saffron), rice, and stock, and simmering with a protein (seafood or chicken or a combination). About 20 minutes later dinner is served!
3. Venison Chili
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Nothing warms the soul like a bowl of hot chili. Check out how the BBQ Pit Boys prepare a classic Venison Chili, slow cooked and smoked on a barbecue grill.
4. Chicken Lasagne
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Turn leftover roast chicken into Stacie Stewart family favorite lasagne dish.
5. Easy Sloppy Joes
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Sloppy Joes are often the target of sandwich snobbery€people just don't believe they're in the same class as clubs, Reubens, or even hamburgers. Which is a shame, because these hot, messy sandwiches are delicious. Sloppy Joes may be known as lowbrow cafeteria food, but they’re still delicious. To make these satisfying hot sandwiches, cook bell peppers, onions, and garlic until softened; add tomato paste; and then brown ground beef or turkey in the same pot. Add a few seasonings along with Worcestershire and tomato sauce, and simmer until the flavors concentrate into a sweet, tangy mixture. Pile a generous helping on a toasted bun, top with our Cabbage and Carrot Herbed Slaw, and don’t forget to tuck a napkin under your chin.
6. Spicy Sloppy Joe's
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Quick and easy American favorite. Try this simple and fun recipe for your next lunch or dinner.
7. Easy Five-Cheese Macaroni
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Blue Cheese, Parmigiano-reggiano, white cheddar, smoked mozzarella, and smoked gouda dish it out in Executive Chef David Lawrence's cheese-lover mac and cheese. The real kickers, however, are the red bell peppers, onions, and tarragon, which add a mouth-watering sweetness and refinement to the dish. Treat your family to another classic from 1300 on Fillmore, serve it piping hot, and let everyone else do the dishes.
8. Spanish Style Hamburger
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Looking for a tasty new burger recipe for the grill? All you need is fresh ground beef chuck, chopped onion, bell pepper, minced garlic and some sazon.
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