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roasted red peppers
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How to Roast Red Peppers

Never buy Roasted Red Peppers again. Use my simple method to have an unlimited supply of Roasted Red Peppers for salad, sandwiches, and pasta.
Prep Time30 mins
Resting Time20 mins
Total Time50 mins
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: How to Roast Red Peppers
Yield: 4 Roasted Peppers
Cost: $2.00


  • Oven, BBQ, or gas burner


  • 4 Bell Peppers Red
  • 2 tsp olive oil


  • Coat the peppers with olive oil.
  • Roast in 500-degree oven for 20 to 30 minutes. Turn peppers as needed to roast all sides.
  • When pepper skin is charred and peeling remove peppers from oven and cover with a dish towel. Let peppers cool for 30 minutes
  • Peel peppers, remove the skins, seeds, and membranes
  • Use in your favorite recipes or freeze for up to 5 years using my technique to prevent freezer burn.


See my blog for freezing technique to prevent freezer burn.
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