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Wild Rice Stuffed Peppers

Posted in : Vegetarian on by : Daphne


1 C. wild rice3 C. ;boiling water1/4 tsp. salt1/4 C. butter; or margarine1 medium onion; chopped2 C. mushrooms; sliced1 tsp. sweet basil1 tsp. oregano1 tsp. parsley1 C. sharp cheddar cheese; grated2 C. canned tomatoes8 large sweet green peppers


Wash the rice in cold water, drain and add to boiling, salted water. Parboil 5 min, then remove from heat and let soak about 1 hr. Drain. Sauté onion and mushrooms in butter about 5 minutes. Add cooked rice and all remaining ingredients, except the peppers. Wash peppers, cut around and remove tops, and cut out seeds and core. Spoon rice mixture into pepper cavities, packing in well. Then replace tops. Place in a deep casserole, add 2 tsp. water and bake at 350 about 1 hr until peppers soft but not mushy. Serve hot.