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  Bell pepper - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bell Pepper (often shortened to 'bell' or 'bells') is a cultivar group of the species Capsicum annuum, as are the jalapeño and pimento.
Bell peppers contain a recessive gene that eliminates the capsaicin in the fruit.
Green peppers are unripe bell peppers, while the others are all ripe, with the color variation due to cultivar selection.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bell_peppers   (367 words)

  
 Sweet Pepper
Pepper plants growth habit may be prostrate, compact, or erect, but it is determinate in that after it produces nine to eleven leaves a single stem terminates in flower.
For pepper growers the important diseases in pepper are bacterial leaf spot, Southern blight, Anthracnose, ripe rot, blossom end rot, bacterial soft rot, downy mildew, Fusarium wilt, and mosaic.
Bell peppers must be hand harvested for fresh market due to the sensitivity of the fruit to bruising and the brittle nature of the plant.
www.uga.edu /vegetable/pepper.html   (2341 words)

  
 Bell Peppers - A Sweet Succulent Pepper Great for Cooking
Bell peppers are vigorous upright plants that produce green, yellow, orange, red and even purple fruit.
Bell pepper skins are glossy and deeply colored, with the flesh being crisp and succulent.
Bell peppers are delicious eaten fresh in green and pasta salads, and make a wonderful addition to spaghetti sauce.
www.lowfatlifestyle.com /flavoring/peppers_fresh_dried/bell.htm   (158 words)

  
 5ADay: Fruit & Vegetable of the Month: Bell Pepper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Bell peppers are a great source of vitamins A and C. They make a colorful addition to any meal.
Bell peppers can be found in a rainbow of colors and can vary in flavor.
Bell peppers are available and are in good supply all year, but they are more plentiful and less expensive during the summer months.
www.5aday.gov /month/bell_pepper.html   (565 words)

  
 Ingredient Profile: bell pepper (measurements! substitutions! synonyms!) | Snacksby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Bell pepper is a Cultivar Group of the species Capsicum annuum, as are the jalapeño and pimento.
The bell pepper refers to the actual fruit, or chile pepper, of the capsicum plant.
Outside of the United States bell peppers are commonly called paprika in areas such as Japan, Scandinavia and Hungary, capsicum in Malaysia and Australia, and mangoes (or mangos) in parts of the US around southern Ohio, Indiana, and northern Kentucky (and should not be confused with the tropical fruit known properly as a mango).
www.snacksby.com /ingredients/bell_pepper   (352 words)

  
 Swallowtail Garden Seeds - Bell Pepper Seeds
Peppers are handsome 2-foot plants that contribute incredible variety and interest to the vegetable garden.
A mildly pungent 3.5x4-inch bell pepper which is perfect for fajitas or stir frys.
The earliest pepper we have grown, it produces cute 1.5 inch x 1.5 inch tasty bells that begin green and mature to bright red.
www.swallowtailgardenseeds.com /veggies/bellpeppers.html   (405 words)

  
 Stuffed Bell Pepper
Place the pepper in a pan and fill the pan with water until the pepper is covered.
Put on the stove to bring the water to a boil and let it simmer to soften the pepper while you are preparing the stuffing.
You want the pepper to be soft when you poke the inside with a fork, but not soft enough for it to split when you pull it out of the pan.
www.tomsdomain.com /recipes/stuffedbellpepper.htm   (557 words)

  
 Kitchen Dictionary: sweet pepper
The best known sweet peppers are bell peppers, named for their bell-like shape.
When young most bell peppers are a rich, bright green, but there are also yellow, orange, purple, red and brown bell peppers.
Red bell peppers are green bell peppers that have ripened longer and are very sweet.
www.recipezaar.com /library/getentry.zsp?id=150   (272 words)

  
 FABULOUS FOODS COOKING SCHOOL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The most common sweet pepper is the Bell Pepper, which comes in green, red or yellow.
When buying fresh peppers (and this goes for sweet as well as hot peppers) look for smooth unblemished skin that are heavy for their size.
To prepare bell peppers for cooking or eating, chop in half, remove top stems and inside white veins and seeds.
www.fabulousfoods.com /school/glossary/ingredients/bellpepper.html   (121 words)

  
 Eggs Benedict Italian Style Recipe - Italian Food
In a bowl mix together the zucchini, mushrooms, green onion, bell pepper, salt, and 1 Tbs olive oil.
Add the salt, white pepper, and lemon juice and continue to whisk over hot, but not boiling water, until the sauce is thick enough to coat a spoon.
You'll note that the red bell pepper sauce is a fun variation on hollandaise sauce.
www.bellaonline.com /articles/art37407.asp   (400 words)

  
 VictorySeeds.com - Sweet Pepper and Bell Pepper Resource Page
Growing Peppers: Plant the seeds in sterile potting mix, eight weeks prior to the last expected frost date in your area (refer to the Hardiness Zone Chart).
According to scientific studies, the biologically optimum conditions for germinating pepper seeds are "day / night" soil temperature fluctuations between 86° and 59ºF with sixteen hours of light and eight hours of darkness.
Hot pepper and the capsaicin oil in hot pepper cannot be neutralized by water.
www.victoryseeds.com /catalog/vegetable/peppers/peppers.html   (511 words)

  
 "You're the Chef" Recipe: Roasted Red Bell Pepper Soup
To prepare the peppers on a gas burner, hold the pepper over the flame using tongs or a kitchen fork.
Turn the pepper and roast until the surface is evenly charred.
Add the potatoes, peppers, garlic and stock and simmer until the potatoes are tender.
chef.pct.edu /recipes/viewrecipe.asp?id=248   (155 words)

  
 Spice Pages: Paprika (Capsicum annuum)
In many European languages, the name of this spice is somehow derived from the name of pepper, owing to the many confusions of pepper with other spices (for another example, see allspice).
Note that in most of these languages, the word for “pepper” may also mean “chile”, so it would perhaps be more accurate to translate these names by “sweet chile” or “sweet chile pepper”.
Nonpungent paprika types grown as a vegetable (often called bell pepper in English, although they aren't peppery at all) are an Eastern European invention, probably from Bulgaria.
www.uni-graz.at /~katzer/engl/Caps_ann.html   (3513 words)

  
 Bell Pepper - Food Facts - Food Reference
Bell peppers are a great source of vitamin C. If you
Green peppers have twice the amount of vitamin C by weight than citrus fruits, and this powerful punch of vitamin C is an antioxidant that may be effective in preventing certain cancers.
Red bell peppers have three times as much vitamin C as the green varieties and are a good source of beta carotene.
www.foodreference.com /html/artbellpepper.html   (463 words)

  
 Bell Pepper Recipes (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Season with salt and pepper to taste and garnish with the remaining grated Parmesan cheese.
Add several generous pinches of salt to boiling water, then add peppers and boil, using a spoon to keep peppers completely submerged, until brilliant green (or red if red peppers) and their flesh slightly softened, about 3 minutes.
While the beans are simmering, seed the pepper and remove the leaves from the rosemary, place the peppers in a blender or food processor and puree.
bellpepperrecipes.blogspot.com.cob-web.org:8888   (2475 words)

  
 Bell Lifestyle Products Inc. - Pepper Cream
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Pepper Cream works well also in combination with Bell Shark Cartilage.
I went to get some relief from the pharmacy and was given Bell Pepper Cream.
www.belllifestyleproducts.com /02b-PepperCream.htm   (535 words)

  
 Yuca with Tangy Bell Pepper Sauce Recipe - Carolina Buia and Isabel González | Food & Wine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Add the bell peppers, garlic, oregano, sherry vinegar and sugar and pulse until finely chopped.
Season the pepper sauce with salt and pepper and transfer to a bowl.
Drizzle with some of the pepper sauce and serve the remaining pepper sauce on the side.
www.foodandwine.com /recipes/yuca-with-tangy-bell-pepper-sauce   (272 words)

  
 Red Bell Pepper Coulis - Allrecipes
Add red bell peppers and shallots; saute until soft.
Stir in white wine and chicken broth, and simmer over low heat until reduced by half.
This tasted like a roasted red pepper sauce without the work of roasting and peeling.
allrecipes.com /recipe/red-bell-pepper-coulis/detail.aspx?rss=3   (229 words)

  
 Green Bell Pepper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Green bell pepper does contain some beta carotene.
If you like bell pepper and want more beta carotene in your diet, try red or yellow bell peppers.
Red bell pepper has almost 10 times the beta carotene of a green bell pepper.
vickids.tamu.edu /nutrition/greenbellpepper.html   (62 words)

  
 Noodles with Smoked Sausage and Shrimp - Hot & Spicy
This Cajun spicy noodle dish starts with the authentic Cajun base of vegetables known as the trinity — onion, celery, and bell pepper — then adds red and fl pepper and Italian seasoning to elevate the flavor.
Sauté onion, celery, and bell pepper in olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
Stir in Italian seasoning and red and fl pepper.
www.bellaonline.com /articles/art18078.asp   (190 words)

  
 Bell Pepper Delight Recipe | Recipezaar
This recipe is a family stuffed bell pepper recipe that my step-brother and I modified while sharing an apartment in college.
As lazy college students, our modification was appealing because it's easier and faster than stuffing bell peppers and sticking them in the oven!
While sauce is heating, combine onion and bell pepper in a skillet, heating over medium heat to desired tenderness.
www.recipezaar.com /137270   (212 words)

  
 Red Bell Pepper Soup - Recipe
It’s bell pepper season in the garden, and this is one gorgeous way to enjoy them.
Combine the garlic and peppers with the broth, potatoes, and tomatoes in a blender.
Return the mixture to the saucepan and season with salt and pepper.
www.care2.com /channels/solutions/food/836   (609 words)

  
 Eggplant and Red Bell Pepper Sauce
In a kettle cook the garlic and onion in oil over moderately low heat, stirring, until onion is softened.
Add eggplant, bell peppers, salt and fl pepper to taste.
Cook mixture over moderate heat, stirring occasionally, 15 to 20 minutes or until eggplant is tender.
labellecuisine.com /Archives/eggplant_and_red_bell_pepper_sau.htm   (193 words)

  
 B's Cucumber Recipes: Cucumber-Bell Pepper Soup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
1 green bell pepper, seeded and chopped finely
In a blender, blend until smooth garlic paste, bread, vinegar, oil, yogurt, watercress, and salt & pepper to taste.
Stir in cucumber, bell pepper, scallions, and tabasco.
www.lpl.arizona.edu /~bcohen/cucumbers/recipes/pepper_soup.html   (63 words)

  
 Penne with Tuna Bell Pepper & Artichoke Hearts
Penne with Tuna Bell Pepper and Artichoke Hearts
Add bell pepper strips and red pepper flakes and cook, stirring, 1 minute.
Transfer pasta to a bowl and toss it with the sauce.
labellecuisine.com /archives/penne_with_tuna_bell_pepper_.htm   (156 words)

  
 Red Bell Pepper and Broccoli Pasta Sauce - Recipe
It's another terrific use for a cancer-fighting cruciferous vegetable, with flavor so satisfying that it can be served on its own, although I've found it works marvelously as a sauce for rice as well as pasta.
Cook the red peppers, onion, and garlic until soft, adding small amounts of water to keep the skillet from drying out and stirring from time to time, about 30 minutes.
Drain, break up slightly with a fork, and toss with the red bell pepper mixture.
www.care2.com /channels/solutions/food/640   (716 words)

  
 UC Vegetable Research & Information Center
Bell Pepper Production in California - Publication 7217
USDA Crop Profile for Bell Peppers in California
2002 Bell Pepper Variety Evaluation and Weed Management Trials - San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties
vric.ucdavis.edu /selectnewcrop.bellpep.htm   (165 words)

  
 RecipeSource: Corn, Sausage and Bell Pepper Chowder
Add onion, both bell peppers and garlic and saute until peppers are tender, about 15 minutes.
Reduce heat and simmer until potatoes are tender, about 30 minutes.
Season chowder to taste with salt and more white pepper, if desired.
www.recipesource.com /soups/soups/corn-sausage-chowder1.html   (188 words)

  
 Zatarain's Creole Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipe
Prepare Zatarain's Dirty Rice according to directions using ground beef and sausage as the meat portion.
While Dirty Rice Mix is cooking, wash and core bell peppers and submerge in boiling water for about 2-3 minutes to blanch.
Fill the cavity of each pepper and place in a greased baking dish.
www.zatarain.com /recipes/recipe.php/52/Creole_Stuffed_Bell_Pepper   (102 words)

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