Lean & Green Healthy Turkey Chili

Counts:
  • 1
    Lean
  • 3
    Green
  • 1
    Healthy Fat
  • 3
    Condiment
Turkey Chili
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Fall will be here again before you know it and this Turkey Chili is a great addition to your meal offerings. With the perfect combination of flavors and spices be sure you have enough for the entire family to enjoy! Plus it's not going to knock you off plan!

 

Separate the white and green parts of the diced scallions. Use white in dish and save the green to garnish each bowl.

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Turkey Chili
recipe and you will have made a
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meal that is completely on almost any healthy meal plan and 100% delicious!

 

 

 

Difficulty
Easy
Servings
4
Cooking Time
23 minutes
Prep Time
7 minutes

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Lean & Green Turkey Chili Ingredients

  • 1 tsp Oil
  • 2 stalk Scallions Diced
  • 1 large Red Bell Peppers Diced
  • 1 medium Jalapeno Peppers Diced
  • 1/4 tsp Salt (optional)*
  • 2 small Garlic Cloves Minced
  • 11/4 lbs Lean Ground Turkey
  • 1,(28oz.) can Fire-roasted Tomatoes Diced
  • 2 tsp Cumin
  • 2 tsp Chili Powder
  • 4 oz Avocado Sliced
  • 2 oz Reduced-Fat Cheddar Cheese Shredded

Lean & Green Turkey Chili Instructions

  1. Heat oil in a large soup pot over medium-high heat, and cook the white part of the scallions with the peppers and salt(optional) for 2 or 3 minutes. Add the garlic, and cook about 1 minute.
  2. Add the turkey, break it up into small pieces using a wooden spoon, and cook until it is cooked through.
  3. Pour in the tomatoes fire-roasted tomatoes, cumin, and chili powder, stir till combined together. Cover, and simmer for 10 to 15 minutes on low.
  4. Ladle into bowls and top each with about 1oz. of avocado and about 1/2oz. of cheese. Sprinkle the green part of scallions on top.

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Difficulty
Easy
Servings
4
Cooking Time
23 minutes
Prep Time
7 minutes

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