Spicy Slow Cooker Stuffed Peppers

Spicy Slow Cooker Stuffed Peppers

These Spicy Slow Cooker Stuffed Peppers can be made as stuffed bell peppers with ground turkey or as ground beef stuffed bell peppers. Either way, you add rice, tomato sauce, spices and chili powder for a kick!

Cooking Time8 hr

Cooking MethodSlow Cooker


  • 6 green peppers (select tall rather than wide ones)
  • 1 pound ground beef or ground turkey
  • 1/3 cup uncooked rice
  • 1 onion, grated
  • Salt and pepper
  • Oregano
  • Parsley
  • Garlic
  • Basil
  • Chili powder
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 1 cup water


  1. Cut the top off and remove seeds from peppers.
  2. Combine beef, rice, onion and seasonings.
  3. Stuff each pepper about 2/3 full.
  4. Stand the peppers side-by-side in the slow cooker (you can stack them if you have to).
  5. Combine tomato sauce and water and pour over the peppers (You could probably use 2 cups of salsa instead of the sauce and water).
  6. Cook on low for 6-8 hours.
  7. If desired, heat more sauce to serve with the peppers.

For more stuffed pepper recipe ideas, check out our list of 8 Fast And Easy Stuffed Bell Peppers Recipes.

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It would help quite a bit if the AMOUNT of spices was on the recipe!!! 1/4 tsp? 1/2 tsp? 1 tsp????


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