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Chorizo-Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 6

Ingredients

  • 2 c. sugar-free tomato sauce * divided
  • 4 large Poblano peppers
  • lbs. bulk Chorizo sausage
  • 8 oz. cream cheese softened
  • 4 oz. goat cheese softened
  • ½ c. freshly grated Parmesan cheese divided
  • Sea salt and black pepper to taste
  • Optional: Additional tomato sauce and Parmesan cheese for serving.

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F and spread tomato sauce across bottom of 9x13” glass baking dish. Set aside.
  2. Cut Poblano peppers in half lengthwise, leaving stems intact on one side. Remove seeds and set aside.
  3. Brown Chorizo in a large skillet over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until no longer pink. Remove from heat and drain excess fat from pan.
  4. Add cream cheese, goat cheese, and ¼ cup Parmesan cheese to skillet and stir until cheese is melted and sausage is thoroughly coated. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  5. Carefully spoon sausage mixture into empty Poblano pepper halves and arrange in prepared glass baking dish and sprinkle with remaining Parmesan cheese.
  6. Place baking dish in pre-heated oven for 25-30 minutes, or until cheese is melted and peppers are heated through. Remove from oven and serve immediately with additional tomato sauce and Parmesan cheese, if desired.