Nourish - Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps

The recipe proves that healthy eating can be delicious and fast.  This is one of those recipes you have in your rotation, and it makes enough for leftovers!  You can use the ingredients for taco lettuce wraps or top it off on a salad. Let me know how you use it! 🦃

Ingredients

1 Tbsp olive oil

1 cup purple onion

1 lb 90% lean ground turkey, crumbled tofu, black beans, or Beyond Meat crumbles are delicious too!  

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2 cloves garlic - minced

1 tbsp chili powder

1 tsp ground cumin

1/2 tsp paprika

1/2 cup tomato sauce - organic

1/2 cup low-sodium chicken or vegetable broth

Romaine or Boston lettuce leaves, doubled up, for serving

Toppings:  Cheese, bean sprouts, carrot, cilantro, tomatoes, red onion, avocado, jalapeños, water chestnuts

Instructions:

Heat olive oil in a non-stick skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion and saute 2 minutes. Add turkey and garlic, season with salt and pepper, and cook and crumble until cooked through.  Add chili powder, cumin, paprika, tomato sauce and broth. Reduce to a simmer and cook about 5 minutes until sauce has reduced. Serve mixture over lettuce leaves with toppings.

Tip$ - I like to double this recipe to have enough for the weekly meals.  

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Reference:

Cooking Classy