Pilaf in Peppers
- In a medium saucepan combine water, brown rice, celery, carrot, green onions, margarine or butter, bouillon granules, and pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer about 35 minutes or until rice is tender.
- Meanwhile, cut sweet peppers in half lengthwise. Cut away stem and membrane. Place pepper halves, cut side up in two foil pie pans or one 13x9-inch foil pan. Spoon rice mixture into peppers, mounding as necessary. Cover pan(s) with foil.
- Arrange preheated coals around a drip pan in a covered grill. Test for medium heat above pan. Place foil pan(s) containing pepper halves over drip pan. Cover and grill for 20 to 25 minutes or until peppers are tender and rice is heated through. Makes 6 servings.
From the Test Kitchen
Prepare rice mixture and fill pepper halves. Cover and chill up to 24 hours. Grill as above.
Nutrition Facts (Pilaf in Peppers)
- Per serving:
- 150 kcal ,
- 3 g fat
- (1 g sat. fat ,
- 328 mg sodium ,
- 28 g carb. ,
- 3 g fiber ,
- 3 g pro.