Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

One of the best parts about living in the South Jersey/Philadelphia area is the cheesesteaks… the amazing, delicious, best ever cheesesteaks.  You may think you’ve had a really good cheesesteak, but you’ll never know what you’re missing until you get one from Philly.  Where else would the Philly Cheesesteak get it’s name?

The only downside of all the cheesy, steaky deliciousness is the calories!  It’s hard to fit all that bread into my day without going over my calorie budget or barely eating the rest of the day.  So, when I saw this recipe for stuffed peppers on Pinterest, I knew I had to give it a try, with at least one small change.

I mean…. deli sliced roast beef?  Really?  I won’t get into the preservatives and such found in that, yuck.  Everyone knows the secret to a great cheesesteak is good beef.  Well, good bread, too, but that doesn’t apply to this recipe.

So, I replaced the deli sliced roast beef with some thin sliced ribeye.  Om nom nom!  I think you guys should all go make this right now!

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

1 Tbsp Olive Oil
1 Pound Thin Sliced Beef
2 Onions
3 Cloves Garlic, Minced
8 Slices Provolone Cheese
4 Bell Peppers
Salt and Pepper, To Taste

Preheat oven to 400F.

Heat the olive oil in a large pan and slice the onions.  Add the onions, garlic, and beef to the pan, season with salt and pepper, and cook until the onions are transluscent and beef is browned.

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

While all that is going on, cut the tops off the peppers and hollow them out.  Arrange them in a baking dish and put one slice of cheese into the bottom of each.

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

Once the beef and onions are done, divide the mixture between the four peppers.

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

Top each with another slice of cheese.

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

Bake for 15-20 minutes, or until the cheese is melty, browned, and delicious-looking.

Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers - Om Nomalicious

Serve hot and enjoy!!

For a printable version of this recipe, click here!!

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"I have learned to keep to myself how exceptional I am." ~Mason Cooley I'm a married stay at home mom living in Southern New Jersey. I have one daughter, one son, and three furbabies. I love to cook. I love to craft. I love to sew. I just.... love to create in general. I also am pretty fond of adventuring, of exploring new places. I'm shy when I first meet people, but once I'm comfortable with them, you can't shut me up. I'm crazy and silly. I have an unhealthy obsession with dinosaurs.
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18 Responses to Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

  1. quilt32 says:

    This sounds wonderful – I’m going to try it.
    Lillian
    Lillianscupboard.wordpress.com

  2. This sounds sooooo good! I’ve never had a Philly Cheesesteak anything because, well because we just don’t really have them out here. But stuff peppers – we got that covered and I love ’em! I can’t wait to try this!

  3. I have bookmarked this my friend, it looks scrumptious 😀

    Cheers
    Choc Chip Uru

  4. mhdriver says:

    I’m going to have try this. I just made chilli today for cold and rainy Friday. Now I have two red bell peppers left over. I’ll just bop down to the store pick up two more bell peppers and provolone cheese ’cause I have all the rest. YumYum

  5. Angie says:

    Yum!!!! Another one for the shopping list. Thanks Pam! 😀

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  7. Nicole :) says:

    OH boy!! This looks delish and very simple and best of all for me – its GLUTEN FREE!! This will be making it to our table soon! Thanks for yet another great recipe!

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  9. Carla says:

    OMG. Me and my family love you for this recipe.Next time my parents ask what to make me when I visit, I think I’ll send them this link.

  10. Ling Ling says:

    This was a great recipe! Worked really well the first time when I used red peppers and white cubanelle peppers. When I try it again, I think it might work better if I slice the red peppers lengthwise so that I can use my hands to eat it as an open-faced sandwich kind of thing. Otherwise, it’s too tall to fit in my mouth to fit in one bite. 😛

    Thanks for the recipe!

    • pamasaurus says:

      Glad you enjoyed it! That’s a great idea about cutting them sideways. I’m definitely going to steal that tip from you 😉

      Thanks for stopping by!

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