10 minutes
Cook Time
45 minutes
Cooking Level


  • 1lb Pure Flavor® Aurora Bites Mini Sweet Peppers, sliced into quarters lengthwise
  • For the Kofta:
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 cup fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp salt
  • For the tomato sauce:
  • 11/2 cups strained tomato sauce
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1 bouillon cube
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp salt


Step 1

Preheat oven to 400°F.

Step 2

In a large bowl, mix kofta ingredients and shape into 2” meatballs. Place and arrange the meatballs in a greased casserole dish and bake in the oven for 15 minutes until meatballs are slightly browned, but not cooked all the way through.

Step 3

In a small bowl, dissolve the bouillon cube in hot water then add the remaining tomato sauce ingredients and whisk together.

Step 4

Add sliced peppers on top of the kofta meatballs. Pour the tomato sauce over kofta meatballs and pepper. Bake covered for 20 minutes, then remove cover and bake for another 5 minutes. Sprinkle with chopped parsley and enjoy! Optional: serve warm with rice of choice.

Recipe created by Eaman Almalky

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