Turkey and Black Bean Pita Bread Tacos

July 15, 2015 at 4:56 PM | Posted in Jennie-O Turkey Products, Joseph's Pita Bread, tacos | Leave a comment
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Today’s Menu: Turkey and Black Bean Pita Bread Tacos

 

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Started my morning off with Fried Turkey Spam, 1 Egg Sunnyside Up, 2 Slices Klosterman Wheat Bread, and a cup of hot brewed Bigelow Decaf Green Tea. Did some laundry for Mom. Finally got her out of the house to enjoy herself. She met her cousin, who is like a sister to her, for lunch. She needed to get out, it’s just so stressful dealing with my Dad as his health isn’t getting any better and doesn’t do anything to try to get better. Moving on, it’s a beautiful day outside, around 80 or so and low humidity (No Rain either). For dinner tonight I prepared Turkey and Black Bean Pita Bread Tacos.

 
I used my favorite Ground Turkey, Jennie-O Extra Lean Ground Turkey Breast. The Jennie-O Extra Lean Ground black-bean-and-turkey-tacos-001Turkey Breast comes in at 120 calories, 1.5g of Fat, and 0 carbs and comes out perfect every time! To prepare the Turkey I fried it in a medium size skillet in Extra Virgin Oil and seasoned it with Sea Salt, Ground Roasted Cumin, Cilantro Flakes, and 1 package of Old El Paso Low Sodium Taco Seasoning. As I added the Taco Seasoning Mix, 3/4 cup of Water, and I also added 1 can of Bush’s Low Sodium Black Beans, I drained and rinsed them before I added them. Black Beans with Ground Turkey is a perfect pairing for Tacos. Mixed well until everything was coated and then simmered another 5 minutes until heated through.

 

 

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For my other Taco toppings I used 1 small can of Mario Sliced Black Olives, sliced Green Olives, some Whole Kernel Corn (Leftover from Dinner the other night), Sargento 4 Cheese Mexican Shredded Reduced Fat Cheese, Shredded Lettuce, Old El Paso Taco Sauce, and Daisy Reduced Fat Sour Cream and all in a Joseph Flax, Oat Bran and Whole Wheat Pita Bread. I love these Pita Breads! 50 Calories, 1g Fat and only 4 Net Carbs! I use them instead of Bread when I can. The Pita Bread makes a perfect Taco and healthier Taco! For dessert later a Healthy Choice Chocolate Swirl Frozen Greek Yogurt.

 

 

 

Jennie – O Extra Lean Ground Turkey Breast

Extra Lean Ground Turkey Breast
Our leanest ground turkey, all natural, 99 percent fat-free with no gluten.Jennie O Extra Lean Ground
Product Features:
99% fat-free
Gluten Free
All Natural
The Biggest Loser® Product
20-oz (1.25 lbs) or 40-oz package (2.5 lbs)

Cooking Instructions:
STOVE TOP METHOD:
* Spray skillet with nonstick cooking spray.
* Preheat skillet over medium-high heat.
* Add ground turkey to hot skillet.
* Stir to crumble, approximately 14 to 16 minutes.
* Always cook to well-done, 165°F. as measured by a meat thermometer.

Nutritional Information
Serving Size 112 g Total Carbohydrates 0 g
Calories 120 Dietary Fiber 0 g
Calories From Fat 15 Sugars 0 g
Total Fat 1.5 g Protein 26 g
Saturated Fat .5 g Vitamin A 0%
Trans Fat .0 g Vitamin C 0%
Cholesterol 55 mg Iron 4%
Sodium 70 mg Calcium 0%

– See more at: http://www.jennieo.com/products/3-Extra-Lean-Ground-Turkey-Breast#sthash.JhJa9l2O.dpuf

 

 
Joseph’s Flax, Oat Bran, and Whole Wheat Pita BreadJoseph’s Flax, Oat Bran, and Whole Wheat Pita Bread
Flax Variety Pack Now enjoy some of Joseph’s most popular products together in one package! The Flax Variety Pack allows you to enjoy three packages of our Flax Pita Bread, Mini Flax Pita Bread, and Flax Lavash.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 pita (28.3g)Josephs Pita Bread

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 10 Calories 50

% Daily Values*
Total Fat 1g 2%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 0g
Protein 5g
http://www.josephsbakery.com/p-10289-Flax-Variety-Pack-Flax-Pita-Bread-Mini-Flax-Pita-

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