Diabetic Dish of the Week – Mexican Turkey FrittataApril 4, 2017 at 4:58 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetic Dish of the Week, Jennie-O Turkey Products | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is a Mexican Turkey Frittata. Its only 170 calories and 4 carbs per serving! You can find this recipe along with all the other delicious and healthy recipes at the Jennie – O website. Enjoy and Make the Switch! https://www.jennieo.com/
Mexican Turkey Frittata
This flavorful egg and turkey frittata recipe will wake up your taste buds.
Makes 9 servings
1 (16-ounce) package JENNIE-O Extra Lean Ground Turkey Breast
1/4 teaspoon cumin
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 green bell pepper, chopped
2 cups sliced small mushrooms
1 tablespoon chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, finely chopped
3 cups egg substitute or 12 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 cup shredded low-fat Mexican blend cheese
1/3 cup sliced green onions
1) Heat oven to 350°F. Mist 8 x 8-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Cook ground turkey as specified on the package. Always cook to well-done, 165°F as measured by a meat thermometer. Sprinkle with cumin; stir to mix.
2) In large skillet over medium-high heat, add oil, green pepper, mushrooms and chipotle peppers. Cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until mushrooms are cooked.
3) In large bowl, whisk eggs, milk and cilantro until well mixed. Stir in turkey, cheese, mushroom mixture and green onions. Spoon mixture into baking dish. Bake 30 to 40 minutes or until set.
* Always cook to an internal temperature of 165F
Nutritional Information (Per Serving)
Sodium: 300 mg
Cholesterol: 40 mg
Saturated Fat: 3g
Dietary Fiber: 0g