unstuffed peppers

unstuffed peppers

prep time: 5 minutes
cook time: 30 minutes
ready in: 35 minutes

makes: 6 servings, 10 oz. each


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 jar (26 oz.) Ragu® Old World Style® Traditional Pasta Sauce
  • 2 large green and/or red bell peppers, coarsely chopped
  • 1 ¼ cups water
  • 1 cup instant rice

The nutritional content of recipes is calculated by a registered dietitian. Because ingredients and measurements may vary, the values we give are close approximations.


  1. Brown ground beef in 12-inch nonstick skillet; drain, if desired. Stir in remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium-low and cook covered 20 minutes or until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender.

per serving: 250 calories, 7g total fat, 2g saturated fat, 45mg cholesterol, 630mg sodium, 27g carbohydrates, 4g dietary fiber, 8g sugars, 20g protein