12 Favorite Bell Pepper Recipes

Noodles with a sauce and veggies.

Instant Pot Chicken Cacciatore

Braised Italian chicken in saucy pasta-friendly form that is bright, acidic, rich, and savory. Just put everything in the Instant Pot and let it go!

chicken breasts, mushrooms, bell pepper, capers, butter, diced tomatoes, capellini

Vegetarian enchiladas covered in cheese on a plate.

Easy Veggie Enchiladas

Saucy, cheesy, filling, cozy, and packed with any roasted veggies you want. Super versatile and easy to make!

broccoli, sweet potatoes, red bell pepper, black beans, corn tortillas, enchilada sauce

Crispy chicken meatballs, peppers, and orzo in a bowl with fork.

Chicken Meatballs with Peppers and Orzo

Chicken Meatballs with Peppers and Orzo! The BEST combo. Quick chicken meatballs, tangy tomato sauce with garlic and peppers, and a silky-creamy pile of hot orzo on the side.

ground chicken, Parmesan cheese, bell peppers, tomato sauce, orzo, mascarpone

A colorful mix of veggies and quinoa in a bowl with peanut dressing and cashews.

Quinoa Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing

Crunchy rainbow veggies, juicy fresh mango, fluffy quinoa, chili lime cashews, and some creamy peanut dressing.

edamame, quinoa, cucumber, bell peppers, mangoes, carrots, purple cabbage, cashews, peanut butter, chili paste

Spicy Shrimp Veracruz with rice.

Spicy Shrimp Veracruz

One of our favorite shrimp recipes! Juicy shrimp in a pepper / tomato spicy, briny sauce served over rice. SO GOOD.

shrimp, mini peppers, cherry tomatoes, pickled jalapeños, capers, golden raisins

Thai noodle salad in a bowl.

Peanut Noodle Salad

This peanut noodle salad is made with veggies, chicken, brown rice noodles, and an easy homemade dressing. My favorite salad ever!

brown rice noodles, chicken, baby kale, carrots, bell peppers, cilantro, green onions, soy sauce

Stuffed Peppers in crockpot with sour cream.

Quinoa Black Bean Crockpot Stuffed Peppers

These Quinoa Black Bean Crockpot Stuffed Peppers can be made with or without meat – all with simple pantry ingredients! Minimal prep, awesome taste.

bell peppers, quinoa, black beans, refried beans, enchilada sauce

Sausages in buns with white sauce.

Grilled Sausage and Peppers with Garlic Aioli

Grilled Sausages, plus onions and peppers, all grilled and juicy and tucked into a toasted (but still fluffy) brioche bun swizzled with a punchy little aioli to tie it all up. SO GOOD.

chicken sausages, bell peppers, onions, mayonnaise, garlic paste, basil paste

Mushroom bowls with Kale Pesto in a bowl.

Amazing Mushroom Bowls with Kale Pesto

Amazing Mushroom Bowls with Kale Pesto! Smoky, sweet, salt mushrooms (or tempeh!), caramelized pineapple, peppers, and dollop of kale pesto, all served over rice. SO GOOD.

mushrooms, pineapple chunks, bell peppers, soy sauce, maple syrup, kale pesto, rice

Greek Baked Orzo in a pan.

Greek Baked Orzo

Lightly tomato-sauced orzo baked in a skillet with red peppers, kale, chicken – or chickpeas – and a topping of feta, lemon juice, and fresh dill.

orzo, chicken, red bell pepper, kale, garlic, onion

Korean steak sitting on a bed of colorful peppers.

Korean BBQ Steak Bowls with Spicy Sesame Dressing

Korean BBQ marinated steak, bell peppers, scallions, greens, wonton strips, a spicy sesame ginger dressing.

sirloin steak, bell peppers, spinach, sesame oil, sambal oelek

Fajitas with bell peppers, mushrooms, and cashew queso.

Vegan Sheet Pan Fajitas with Chipotle Queso

These Vegan Sheet Pan Fajitas are SO GOOD. Roasted peppers and onions, steak-like portobello mushrooms, some mashed avocado, and waterfall of spicy cashew queso.

portobello mushrooms, bell peppers, red onions, cashew, green chiles

One More Thing!

Looking for more recipes that bring the heat? Check out a list of all of our jalapeño recipes!

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