Meatball Stuffed Peppers

Recipe posted in: Nutrisystem Food Hacks, Lunches, Dinners, Main Courses
Nutrisystem meatballs in marinara sauce stuffed inside a bell pepper

Do you love stuffed peppers? Of course you do! These easy Meatballs Stuffed Peppers do not disappoint! They’re a fun and easy way to transform your Nutrisystem Meatballs in Marinara Sauce.

Just like all the other innovative and delicious recipes you can find on the Leaf, the Meatball Stuffed Peppers are super easy to whip up, no matter how confident you are in the kitchen. Even better, since you’re using our Meatballs in Marinara Sauce, you don’t have to worry about picking and choosing meatballs at the grocery store.

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To make this easy dinner recipe, grab yourself a delicious bell pepper and cut it in half. Place the bell pepper halves with the cut side up on a baking dish. Bake them for 20 minutes or until they’re both slightly soft. At three minutes on the timer, add the meatballs and half of the sauce on top of the bell pepper halves and cover them with a delicious slice of mozzarella cheese—our mouths are watering already, how about yours? Bake the Meatball Stuffed Peppers for another 15 minutes.

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Servings: 2

Calories per Serving: 245

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 PowerFuel, 1 Vegetable and 1 Nutrisystem Dinner


  • 1 bell pepper, halved
  • 2 packets Nutrisystem® Meatballs in Marinara Sauce, with half the sauce
  • 2 slices mozzarealla cheese, part-skim


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  2. Place bell peppers cut side up in a baking dish. Bake for 20 minutes or until slightly soft.
  3. Add meatballs and half of the sauce on top of bell pepper halves and top with a slice of mozzarella cheese.
  4. Bake for another 15 minutes.
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