Chili peppers can be used fresh or preserved. This page discusses using fresh peppers and includes a homemade salsa recipe. Click here to read about pickling and drying peppers, as well as uses for preserved peppers.
Whether they”re sweet bells, mini pimentos, or spicy serranos, stuffed peppers make delicious appetizers or even main courses. Stuffed peppers can be made vegan, ovo-lacto vegetarian or with meat. They can be stuffed with rice, eggplant, pork, beef, cheese or pretty much anything that suits your fancy.
To make stuffed peppers, remove the tops of the peppers, scoop out the seeds and wash well. Stuff with your choice of ingredients. Rice or breadcrumbs are often used in combination with other ingredients. Place upright in a baking dish with 1/2 inch of water in the bottom. Cover and bake at 350