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Mom’s Ground Turkey and Peppers

Amy: "Used peppers from my garden and added a zucchini…" Read More
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  • olive oil
  • 1 cup yellow onion (chopped, including some chopped greens from scallions or green onions)
  • 1 bell pepper (red or yellow preferred, chopped)
  • 2 cloves garlic (minced)
  • kosher salt
  • 1 pound ground turkey (preferably ground turkey thighs)
  • 1 teaspoon chipotle powder (or chili powder, or to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley (chopped, or cilantro)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium13% DV310mg
    Fat22% DV14g
    Protein39% DV20g
    Carbs2% DV6g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories240Calories from Fat130
    Total Fat14g22%
    Saturated Fat3g15%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat130
    Total Carbohydrate6g2%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C50%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Amy 2 months ago
    Used peppers from my garden and added a zucchini. Seasoned with smoky paprika. It’s fabulous!
    Janet Rethwill 3 months ago
    It was very good. Will add it to my fav's.
    Kalynn Berry 4 months ago
    It was okay... nothing spectacular
    Randy N. 4 months ago
    Added some adobo seasoning and it was perfect!
    StarHomeCook 5 months ago
    It was good, not great
    Vania H H. 5 months ago
    this is a good base for a tasty meal but there needs to be several add-ins. I started by adding mushrooms and just a few pices of celery and halfing sweet peppers & onions. The chili powder adds a nice kick but no real taste - added about 2 tsp of cajun seasoning (no need for added salt now). Then added a few fresh celery leaves to the parsley. Surprisingly, it went well with brown basmati rice but i'd highly recommend mashed potatoes with gravy since the dish is pretty dry.
    Devann McCarthy 6 months ago
    Little to no flavor on this one.
    Paul 6 months ago
    Simple and easy to cook meal. Served it with rice and it tasted delicious!
    Kelly P. 6 months ago
    loved it! added some goat cheese on it for a little zing.
    KB 7 months ago
    It was really good. A little on the plan side for a family thats use to a lot of spices. Kids loved it and requested it again. served it over rice
    Jerry Rodgers 7 months ago
    A tasty recipe and fulfilling.
    Iris 7 months ago
    Simple yet delicious
    William Howard 7 months ago
    Really Nice. Love Chipotle with the Parsley.
    Dakota Porter 9 months ago
    Easy and delicious. Great with rice!
    aaron gould 9 months ago
    was easy ans wonderful. The directions actually say you can add more seaskning to taste from the original website so that is what I did and added some soy sauce and mixed it with yellow was very good. will make again
    Foodie F. 9 months ago
    Good, easy, & quick meal when served with rice. I added a small amount of turkey broth to moisten the ground turkey/rice combo.
    Rosie 9 months ago
    especially good when you add paprika and some cheyenne at the same time as the chipotle! mix in some precooked sliced potatoes during the cooking and drizzle a little soy sauce before eating. wonderful! meal ends with well cleared plates and family asking when you intend on making more.
    Criss M. 9 months ago
    great mixed with wild rice and sprinkled with fresh parsley ❤️
    uriah washington 9 months ago
    it turned out really good. I put both the chili powder and chipotle season for double flavor. Added some rice and wrapped it in a tortilla. Soo good😫
    King 9 months ago
    Good! It was basic and quick to make. I wrapped it in a tortilla for lunch. Added rice with it for dinner.
    Hokanson 10 months ago
    simple, easy, delicious. i will make this again
    Angie 10 months ago
    Delish! I make it once a week now. I even use it in an egg scramble for a good breakfast.
    Christy Burke Arey 10 months ago
    Always amazing! Such great flavor can’t wait for leftovers 😃
    Dawn Roos 10 months ago
    Delicious! And so easy! Especially since my husband chopped all of the vegetables!!
    Natasha 10 months ago
    My whole family liked it a lot! I paired it with noodles tossed in butter. The only thing missing here was the flavor. I will have to play around with the seasonings next time.
    Eustace Kesseh a year ago
    Turned out great! I used chorizo seasoned ground turkey and the flavors were great! We ate it with cilantro lime rice. Will make this again!
    Michael Griffith a year ago
    The flavor was amazing! The ground turkey with seasonings and veggies seemed a bit dry so we drizzled BBQ sauce on mine and hot sauce on another plate. This would taste delicious in a spaghetti sauce or a tortilla wrap. Going to try that next time.
    Denise a year ago
    This dish was delicious. I will be cooking this again.
    Pierce a year ago
    Super yummy!! Added Serrano peppers, fish sauce, and soy sauce for my spin :)
    Canell a year ago
    Delicious- I added a bit extra chipotle pepper, although spicy! Then I served it over brown rice and added avocado and cheddar on top! My son and I both loved it!