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Air Fryer Stuffed Peppers Weight Watchers

Air Fryer Weight Watchers Stuffed Peppers

It's a new year and that means HEALTHY food starts today! These Air Fryer Stuffed Peppers are also made for Weight Watchers! Stuffed with ground turkey and lots of veggies, you won't believe they are only 1-2 points per serving. For those not on WW - just know - they are delicious AND HEALTHY!
4.75 from 8 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 400 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 6 bell peppers red, yellow and orange
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/2 lb ground turkey breast LEAN
  • 1 small zucchini small dice
  • 2 cups crushed tomatoes no salt added
  • 1 cup mushrooms small dice
  • 1.5 cups cauliflower rice
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 3 Babybel Mini Light Cheese Rounds grated

Instructions
 

  • Heat non-stick skillet on medium high
  • Add water, ground turkey, zucchini and mushrooms
  • Brown for five minutes and add salt
  • While turkey is browning, heat cauliflower rice in microwave according to package directions
  • To the turkey, add Worcestershire, rice and tomatoes and simmer for 2-3 minutes
  • While turkey mixture is cooking, prep peppers by slicing off tops and clean the insides (save the pepper tops to use in other recipes)
  • Spoon turkey mixture into peppers
  • Air Fryer Instructions: AF at 350 for 10 minutes. Open AF and add shredded cheese. Air Fry 5 minutes more until cheese melts and browns
  • Oven Instructions: Cover with foil and bake at 350 for 30 minutes. Uncover and add shredded cheese. Bake an additional 15 minutes (uncovered)

Notes

  • When cooking ground turkey - you can add a little water to the pan instead of oil. I learned this from a low-cal cooking show that used zero fat ever - it really works! 
  • I used one package of cauliflower rice and cooked according to package directions
  • If you'd like even lower points - you can leave the cheese off all together - but it's a nice to have 

Nutrition

Serving: 1.5peppersCalories: 400kcalCarbohydrates: 27gProtein: 66.1gFat: 4.4gSaturated Fat: 1.3gCholesterol: 146mgSodium: 1118mgPotassium: 520mgFiber: 7.4gSugar: 18gCalcium: 211mgIron: 3mg
Keyword air fryer, peppers, weight watchers
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