stuffed peppers with salmon

12 Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Recipes

Stuffed bell peppers are a great weeknight meal to prepare for dinner. You can stuff them with a variety of delicious ingredients. They are easy to make in the instant pot and taste amazing.

Bell peppers are perfect for stuffing rice, meat, and cheese in. The flavor goes well with just about anything. You can make a variety of different versions of stuffed peppers.

I love to stuff my peppers with ground beef or shrimp topped with mozzarella cheese. Below I have gathered a list of the best-stuffed pepper recipes you can make in the instant pot.

You will find recipes that include ground beef, shrimp, cauliflower rice, chicken, and many more delicious options for you to choose from.

Let’s get started going through the list of recipes.

What Filling Can You Use

You can use a variety of different ingredients to stuff your peppers with. Some things you can use are:

  • Shrimp
  • Salmon
  • Chicken
  • Turkey
  • Ground Beef
  • Rice
  • Cauliflower Rice
  • Sausage
  • Beans
  • Steak
  • Vegetables
  • Tuna

How To Make Stuffed Peppers

Below you will find directions on how to make stuffed peppers in an instant pot. If you are going to make stuffed peppers in the oven you would:

  • Prepare the peppers( cut the top off or cut the peppers in half). Then you would remove the stem and seeds.
  • Boil the peppers for 5 minutes or precook in the oven for 10 minutes.
boiling peppers in water
  • Prepare your filling ingredients.
  • Add the prepared filling ingredients to the inside of the stuffed peppers.
salmon stuffed pepeprs
  • Cook peppers at 350 for 35-40 minutes or until the peppers are tender.
  • Add cheese on top and cook for an additional 10 minutes.
stuffed peppers with salmon

Tips

  • Prep your peppers by cutting the top off and removing the seeds and stems.
  • Precook the peppers either by boiling them or pre-cooking them in the oven.
  • If cooking in the oven you can use a muffin tin to place the peppers in. This can help them stay upright.
  • Don’t overstuff the peppers so that they cook faster and more evenly.

Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Recipes

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1. Italian

This recipe is easy to make. It is loaded with ground beef, rice, delicious seasonings, and topped with mozzarella cheese.

Get this recipe on The Country Cooks.

2. Ground Beef

Here is a great recipe that would be perfect for dinner. This recipe tastes delicious and is easy to make. It is loaded with delicious flavors and topped with a tasty sauce.

Get this recipe on Simply Happy Foodie.

3. Turkey

Try this tasty turkey stuffed pepper recipe you can make in the instant pot. This recipe turned out nice and juicy and tastes great.

Get this recipe on Cooking Light.

4. Ground Beef and Rice

Here is another ground beef recipe. This recipe is easy to make with simple ingredients.

Get this recipe on Sweet and Savory Meals.

5. Shrimp

This recipe shows you how to make stuffed peppers which are loaded with shrimp and brown rice.

Get this recipe on Kroger.

6. Chicken

Here you will learn how to make the best chicken stuffed peppers in the instant pot. This low carb recipe tastes amazing.

Get this recipe on Well Plated.

7. Mexican

Try this easy Mexican stuffed pepper recipe. It is loaded with a variety of tasty ingredients and seasonings.

Get this recipe on 365 Days of Crockpot.

8. Quinoa

Here is a great recipe that uses quinoa and pecans. This recipe is vegetarian and is very delicious.

Get this recipe on Yummy Mummy Kitchen.

9. Cauliflower Rice

Try this low carb keto stuffed pepper recipe that uses cauliflower rice. This recipe is packed with delicious flavors and tastes amazing.

Get this recipe on Melanie Cooks.

10. Sausage

This recipe is loaded with sausages and topped with cheese. Get this recipe to the table in under 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on A Mom’s Impression.

Try this delicious Oven Baked BBQ Chicken Drumsticks recipe.

11. Philly Cheesesteak

This recipe shows you how to make the best homemade cheesesteak stuffed peppers.

Get this recipe on All Recipes.

12. Healthy

The last recipe on the list shows you how to make the best homemade stuffed peppers in the instant pot. This recipe is loaded with delicious flavors and topped with a tasty sauce.

Get this recipe on Six Sisters Stuff.

Conclusion

Stuffed bell peppers are easy to make in the instant pot and they make a delicious lunch or dinner.

You can add a variety of different ingredients to your pepper filling combined with delicious seasoning flavors.

Enjoy making these delicious instant pot stuffed pepper recipes.

Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Recipes

Stuffed pepper recipes loaded with delicious flavors and ingredients.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Instant Pot Stuffed Peppers
Servings: 4
Calories: 208kcal

Ingredients

  • Bell Peppers
  • Chicken
  • Ground Beef
  • Shrimp
  • Mozzarella Cheese

Instructions

  • Choose a recipe from the list.
  • Follow the recipes instructions.

Notes

Instant pot stuffed peppers vegetarian- there is a great vegetarian recipe on the list that uses quinoa.
Instant pot stuffed peppers without rice- you will find a great recipe that does not use rice on the list.
Instant pot Mexican stuffed peppers- try the delicious Mexican stuffed pepper recipe you can make in the instant pot.
Instant pot stuffed peppers turkey- there is a great turkey recipe topped with a delicious sauce.
Instant pot stuffed peppers cauliflower rice- try the delicious stuffed pepper recipe with added cauliflower rice.

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