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Turkey Fajitas Recipe

Looking for an easy Turkey Fajitas recipe? Learn how to make Turkey Fajitas using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by christinavt

Makes 4 servings



By Polly Pitchford, Full Spectrum Health. The longer the peppers cook the better. whole wheat flour tortillas, olive oil, vegetable or low-fat chicken stock, Spanish onion, red bell pepper, yellow bell pepper, green bell pepper, cumin, paprika, cayenne powder, garlic, oregano turkey tenderloins, tomato, avocado, salsa cvt

Recipe Ingredients for Turkey Fajitas

8 tortillas, whole wheat (6 inch), warmed (99161)
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/2 cup low-fat, low sodium chicken broth (105273) or vegetable broth
1 Spanish onion, sliced thin
1/2 red bell pepper, julienne
1/2 yellow bell pepper, julienned
1/2 green bell pepper, julienned
1/2 teaspoon cumin
1/4 teaspoon paprika
1/8 teaspoon cayenne powder
1 (large) clove garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon oregano
1/4 teaspoon thyme
16 oz (4 pieces) turkey tenderloins, cut into strips (90138)
1 tomato, chopped
1 avocado, peeled and chopped
1 cup salsa

Recipe Directions for Turkey Fajitas

  1. Heat oil in heavy skillet over medium-high heat.

  2. Add onion and bell peppers and saute until almost tender, about 10 minutes.

  3. Add Cumin, paprika, Cayenne, garlic, oregano and Thyme and continue cooking another minute.

  4. Mix in broth and bring to a boil. Add turkey and stir until cooked through, about 5 minutes.

  5. Spoon turkey mixture into tortillas. Top with tomato and avocado. Roll up and serve with salsa on the side.

Categories

Chicken, Tomatoes, Vegetables, Main Dish, American-Southwestern, Saute, Simmer, Sugar-Free

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 407.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
440
Calories from Fat
150
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
16.7g
26%
Saturated Fat
1.5g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
891mg
37%
Potassium
567mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
38.9g
13%
Dietary Fiber
22.0g
88%
Sugars
6.4g
Protein
37.2g
Vitamin A 43% Vitamin C 172%
Calcium 4% Iron 17%
* 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
B
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • High in dietary fiber
  • Very high in vitamin C
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