Pasta with Ground Turkey Recipe

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Submitted by morning_glory

Makes 8 servings



Tomato based pasta using ground turkey (instead of ground beef)

Recipe Ingredients for Pasta with Ground Turkey

1 pound ground turkey
3 cups macaroni
19 oz diced tomatoes
680 ml tomato sauce
1 red pepper, diced
10 button mushrooms
2 clove garlic, minced
1 small onion, diced
1 tsp Italian seasoning
1 dash cayenne

Recipe Directions for Pasta with Ground Turkey

  1. In large saucepan, add pasta sauce, diced tomato, dash cayenne, Italian seasoning and bay leaf

  2. Simmer tomato sauce mixture at least 30 minutes, to allow the cayenne to heat up

  3. Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package instructions

  4. Cook ground turkey in pan until meat is no longer pink, using slotted spoon, add the cooked turkey into the tomato sauce mixture

  5. Drain some of the grease off pan, reserving just enough to saute the onions, garlic, mushrooms and red pepper

  6. Once veggies are sauteed, add them to the pot with the tomato mixture

  7. Drain pasta when cooked to preference and add it to the tomato mixture, combining well

Categories

Pasta, Main Dish, Italian, Saute, Simmer

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 291.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
299
Calories from Fat
77
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.5g
13%
Saturated Fat
2.1g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
58mg
19%
Sodium
530mg
22%
Potassium
794mg
23%
Total Carbohydrates
33.7g
11%
Dietary Fiber
3.9g
16%
Sugars
7.8g
Protein
22.4g
Vitamin A 27% Vitamin C 58%
Calcium 4% Iron 19%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
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