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    Red rice stuffed peppers

    • Preparation time: 15 minutes
    • Cooking time: 35 minutes
    • Total time: 50 minutes 50 minutes

    Serves: 4

    Ingredients

    250g Love Life Red Camargue & Wild Rice
    4 large Waitrose Red Romano Peppers
    1 tbsp olive oil
    145g tub fresh green basil pesto
    4 salad onions, roughly chopped
    50g dried cranberries, roughly chopped
    ½ x 25g pack Cooks’ Ingredients Flat Leaf Parsley, roughly chopped
    75g essential Greek Feta, crumbled

    Method

    1. Preheat the oven to 180°C, gas mark 4. Tip the rice into a large saucepan and cover with three times the amount of cold water. Bring to the boil, then reduce to a simmer for 25-30 minutes, or until tender. Drain.

    2. Meanwhile, halve the peppers lengthways and remove the seeds. Brush all over with oil and arrange cut-side up in a roasting tray. Roast for 20 minutes.

    3. Toss the drained rice with the pesto, salad onions, cranberries and parsley. Pile into the peppers and scatter over the feta. Return to the oven for 5-10 minutes until just golden before serving.

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    Cook’s tip
    Other varieties of pesto would also be great in the filling.  

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