Greek Stuffed Peppers and Tomatoes
stuffed peppers and tomatoes 
 
(ntomates kai piperies yemistes) 
(serves 4) 
 
4 large  bell peppers
  buy the four lobed peppers as they stuff well and stand in the dish)
4 large  tomatoes
  tomatoes need to be the biggest you can get and ripe red)
1   finely chopped large onion
1 - 1-1/2 lb.  good quality hamburger or ground lamb
1/2 cup  rice - parboiled (if you're using instant don't parboil)
  parsley
  oregano
  mint (don't forget this)
  little red wine (optional)
  breadcrumbs
  salt and pepper
 
slice bottoms from tomatoes (enough to replace as a lid after stuffing), 
cut tops from peppers and clean. save bottoms and tops. remove pulp from 
tomatoes and reserve. arrange vegs in baking pan and sprinkle 1/4 teaspoon 
sugar in each. heat 1/2 cup butter (or margarine) in large frying pan and 
saute` onion till transparent. add meat and stir. add rice, salt and 
pepper, herbs and 1 cup tomato pulp (mashed). cover and cook 15 mins. 
allow to cool. fill vegs and put caps on (don't fill too full as rice will 
swell). add a dab of butter and breadcrumbs on top. pour remaining pulp 
(mashed) and 1/2 inch water in pan, mix, and bake in a moderate oven (350 
deg) for 2-1/2 hours. check periodically to see that water hasn't dried up 
in pan and mixes with pulp. add more water if needed and remix with tomato 
pulp. 
 
sunday dinner recipe e-list sunday_dinner-subscr...@yahoogroups.com 
 
-- 
(ID: 12454) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Wed, May 28, 2003


Recipes by Category
AppetizersBean SaladsBeansBiscuits
BreadsBrowniesBurgersCakes
CasserolesCheeseChickenChili
CobblersCookiesCrockpotDips
DressingsFruit SaladsJamsJellies
MarinadesMoussesMuffinsPancakes
PastaPasta SaladsPastriesPesto
PiesPilafsPizzaPolenta
Potato SaladsPreservesPuddingsRelishes
RiceSaladsSalsasSalmon
SandwichesSaucesSconesSnacks
SoupsSpicesSpreadsStews
StocksStuffingTartsTrifles
VeganVegetarianWaffles


Recipes by Region
AfricanAmishArmenianAustralian
BasqueBelgianBrazilianBritish
BurmeseCajunCanadianCaribbean
ChineseDanishDutchEgyptian
EthiopianFilipinoFinnishFrench
GermanGreekHawaiianHungarian
IndianIndonesianIrishItalian
JapaneseKoreanLebaneseMexican
Middle EasternMoroccanNorwegianPersian
PeruvianPolishPortugueseRussian
ScottishSerbianSingaporeSpanish
SwedishThaiTibetanTurkish
UkrainianVietnameseWelsh
Related Recipes
Greek Stuffed Peppers and Tomatoes
Greek Rice Stuffed Tomatoes
corn, tomato and pepper rice
stuffed dried vegetables (peppers, aubergines and courgettes)
Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup
roasted red pepper and tomato soup
Roasted Tomato And Pepper Soup (3) Collection
Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup
roasted tomato and red pepper gazpacho
roasted tomato and red bell pepper soup
southern-fried stuffed chicken with roasted red pepper-and-vidalia
roasted tomato and red pepper soup with chilled mint
avocado and mozzarella cheese stuffed tomatoes
tomatoes stuffed with herbed orzo and pine nuts
Greek Style Tomato Tart
Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed Peppers

>> More Related Recipes