Lentil Stuffed Jack-O-Lantern Peppers
You will need the following tools for this recipe along with the above ingredients:
Z-Acto knife or sharp paring knife
Unbleached parchment paper
Large glass baking dish
Extra Tricks and Treats:
You could easily sneak some kale into this recipe. Just remove stems and chop about 3 large leaves and fold into veggies and lentils at the very end. Then scoop onto peppers and bake.
You can always prepare these for dinner beyond Halloween. Try with green or red peppers, too—may be fun for Christmas with that color scheme.
This recipe is delicious with added cooked quinoa or buckwheat—you can also use these ingredients instead of lentils in equal amounts. Experiment!
X-Acto blades are fun for carving pumpkins, too. We used a drill for those perfect beady eyes…
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