Get dinner on the table fast with this Instant pot stuffed peppers recipe. In under 10 minutes, your family can enjoy these flavorful instant pot stuffed peppers. Yum!
Instant pot stuffed peppers recipe
Take the stress out of dinner and make this Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Recipe tonight. Seriously! You will thank me.
It is that easy and totally delicious. The best part? You only need 7 minutes to make this.
This means even during crazy busy weeknights when you are running from school and work and activities, family dinner can still happen! These stuffed bell peppers are a game changer thanks to the pressure cooker!
Ingredients for pressure cooker stuffed peppers:
- Bell Peppers
- Ground Beef
- White Rice
- Minced Garlic or use garlic salt
- diced Tomatoes with green Chilies (like rotel)
- Tomato Paste
- Brown Sugar
- water or Chicken Broth
- Salt and pepper
How to make instant pot stuffed peppers:
Mix everything together, except 1 cup of water and place your meat mixture inside the peppers.
Next, pour the water in the instant pot. Place the instant pot rack at the bottom.
Place the stuffed peppers on top. They will be sitting above the water.
Add the lid and set the pressure to sealing.
Set the pressure to high pressure for 7 minutes.
When finished, do a quick release to release the pressure.
Carefully remove the peppers and enjoy! It is that easy.
It is optional but you might like the stuffed peppers topped with mozzarella cheese.
Keep reading for the full recipe.
What to serve with stuffed peppers?
This really is a complete meal since you have the ground beef, rice and veggie. There isn’t much need for a bunch of side dishes.
I usually just serve it with a simple salad and call it a day. Easy!
How to make instant pot stuffed peppers low carb?
You can use cauliflower rice instead of white rice in this recipe if you are eating low carb. It is still so delicious and tasty.
Instant pot stuffed peppers with cauliflower rice tastes amazing!
You will need a good pressure cooker to make this instant pot stuffed peppers recipe.
You can find the Instant pot on sale here. It’s really changed dinner time around here.
If you have been putting off trying an instant pot, I highly recommend going ahead and biting the bullet. I love using the pressure cooker when I don’t have much time.
It is perfect for frozen food or meals that normally take a while. You can toss everything in and have dinner ready in no time at all.
Those days when you forget to take something out of the freezer or wait until the last minute for dinner, the instant pot is your saving grace.
I am not exaggerating when I say it truly has changed meal time around here. We love ours and it makes soup recipes even easier.
You can also these Instant Pot Accessories to make pressure cooking a breeze. We just love to pressure cook and I am certain you will too.
This meal is also delicious in the slow cooker. Crock Pot Stuffed Peppers also taste delicious if you prefer to use the slow cooker.
Pressure cooker stuffed peppers tips:
This recipe like many calls for diced onions. Another time saving tip is to use a small food chopper or food processor to quickly and easily chop the onions.
If you do not have one of these, I highly recommend them. They are such a time saver and you can get the veggies really fine if you have children that are picky.
I usually just chop the entire vegetable and freeze what I don’t need. It’s so nice to be able to just take the diced onion out of the freezer for recipes.
This is how I meal prep. It’s so quick and easy and helps get dinner on the table fast.
Instant pot stuffed peppers cooked meat recipe is so easy and budget friendly.
This meal is so versatile. The rice stretches the meat and makes it so budget friendly to feed a crowd or large family.
You can use ground turkey instead of ground beef and it will still be amazing. Just use what you already have in the freezer or can get on sale at the grocery store.
We have also used brown rice instead of white rice. Yum! It is a great recipe.
By shopping when things are on sale I save money on groceries and it really helps our budget. Saving money and feeding a big family can be accomplished.
I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning! Save that money for something else!
We also love instant pot stuffed peppers soup!
Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Soup has all the flavors of traditional stuffed peppers but in a tasty soup recipe. This is a must try recipe if you love stuffed peppers!
We love quick and easy recipes such as this one.
Print this easy stuffed peppers instant pot recipe below:
Instant pot Stuffed Peppers recipe
- 6 Bell Peppers
- 1 1/2 lb Ground Beef browned
- 1/2 cup uncooked White Rice
- 1 diced Onion
- 2 tsp Minced Garlic or use garlic salt
- 10 oz can Tomatoes with green Chilies like rotel
- 6 oz Tomato Paste
- 1/4 cup Brown Sugar
- 1 cup water or Chicken Broth
- 1 tsp Salt
- 1/2 tsp Pepper
- 1 cup water
- Mix everything together, except 1 cup of water and place your mixture inside the peppers.
- Pour the water in the instant pot.
- Place the instant pot rack at the bottom.
- Place the stuffed peppers on top. They will be sitting above the water.
- Add the lid and set the pressure to sealing.
- Add the lid and lock. Set the pressure to high pressure for 7 minutes.
- When finished, do a quick release to release the pressure.
- Carefully remove the peppers and enjoy!
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