Ground turkey is one of the best lean proteins you can eat. It is high in protein, low in fat, tastes great and can be used in variety of dishes. If you normally save turkey for holiday season here are 10 healthy and delicious recipes to make it a year round visitor to your table.
Chicken gets all the attention when looking for healthy, lean protein sources but Turkey is just as good and in fact I prefer it. Because its flavor is not too heavy you can combine it with a variety of other foods and flavors.
These 10 paleo ground turkey recipes show just how easy it is use in everyday cooking and how many different types of dishes you can produce so it never gets boring.
Thai Coconut Curry Turkey Meatballs
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If you like or want to try the refreshing spice of a Thai curry this is s great recipe to make. Serve with cauliflower rice and you have a super tasty, super healthy meal for the family or guests.
Sweet Potato Meatloaf
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A great variation on an old classic that is always satisfying. Serve with steamed vegetables and you have the healthy comfort food a its best
Turkey Apple Sausage Patties
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Patties are great at any meal time but the breakfast is best. These are incredibly healthy as they contain no added nitrates/nitrites, fillers, MSG, or flavorings. These are great to batch cook and freeze so you can have them again and again.
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Paleo Turkey Sweet Potato Chili
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This chilli hits the mark without hitting the waistline. Using ground turkey and sweet potato you get a dish that is not only high protein and low fat but is also gluten-free and dairy-free!
Zoodles with Turkey Meatballs in a Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
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In case you are wondering what a Zoodle is, it is simply a zucchini noodle that you can make with a vegetable spiralizer. This is great way to satisfy any cravings you may have for pasta when eating Paleo and obviously makes the meal really healthy and lean.
Healthy One Pan Egg and Turkey Skillet
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A really hearty and healthy breakfast treat that should be reserved for one of those lazy weekend mornings with the papers.
Paleo Turkey Stuffed Peppers
For more details about the recipe visit http://www.thebewitchinkitchen.com/
These look really fancy but actually take just a few minutes prepare and cook. Use as a healthy snack or a quick tasty meal when time is tight.
Mom’s Ground Turkey and Peppers
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This is simple no frills cooking at its best. If your on a budget but want to eat healthy this is good go to recipe. Easy to prepare and quick to make you can serve with jacket sweet potatos or lots of steamed veggies. Great as a post workout meal.
Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet
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One for a night in when it gets cold and you just want to stay in and get the fire on. This one is served with Mozzarella cheese but to stay totally Paleo friendly you can always use a non dairy option.
Ground Turkey Brussels Sprouts Skillet
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Brussel sprouts are not to everybody’s taste but with this recipe you have a delicious and easy to cook recipe that lets you enjoy some of the healthiest foods around. Make this skillet for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps
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If you are on a real health kick or looking to shed a few pounds this is a great meal idea to add to your weekly meal plan. A light, yet satisfying meal or snack to have at any time of the day.
Thanks for taking the time to read this article and I hope you got some inspiration from these delicious paleo ground turkey recipes. If you try any out or have your own recipes please let us know in the comments below.Also if you are new to Paleo or just looking to kickstart your health and fitness goals then please be sure to check out our free 7 day fitness and diet plan.