Meal Kit

Buffalo-Style Turkey Chili

with blue cheese crema and tortilla strips

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk

Calories Conscious
Carb Conscious
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Buffalo Chicken Chili is one of the most downloaded recipes of all time from my daytime television show. Now you can experience this version with ground turkey I created for Home Chef right in your own kitchen.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 15 oz. Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes
  • 10 oz. Ground Turkey
  • 8 oz. Carrot
  • 4 Green Onions
  • Info
    2 oz. Sour Cream
  • 1 Celery Stalk
  • 1 fl. oz. Hot Sauce
  • 1 oz. Tortilla Strips
  • Info
    ½ oz. Blue Cheese Crumbles
  • Info
    2 tsp. Chicken Demi-Glace Concentrate
Contains: FD&C Blue No. 1, FD&C Blue No. 2, and FD&C Red No. 40
Food intolerance information

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    590
  • Carbohydrates
    32g
  • Fat
    37g
  • Protein
    34g
  • Sodium
    1310mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Mixing Bowl
  • 1 Large Pot

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Peel, trim, and halve carrot lengthwise. Cut into 1/4" dice.

    Trim ends off celery and cut into 1/4" dice.

    Trim and thinly slice green onions on an angle, keeping white and green portions separate.

  2. 2

    Start the Turkey

    Place a large pot over medium-high heat.

    Add 2 Tbsp. olive oil, turkey, and a pinch of salt and pepper to hot pot.

    Break up until lightly browned, 3-4 minutes.

  3. 3

    Add the Vegetables

    Add carrot, celery, white portions of green onions, half the green portions of green onions (reserve remaining for garnish), and a pinch of salt to hot pot.

    Stir occasionally until vegetables start to soften and turkey reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 6-8 minutes.

  4. 4

    Finish the Chili

    Add tomatoes, demi-glace, hot sauce (to taste), and 3/4 cup water to hot pot. Stir to coimbine and bring to a simmer.

    Once simmering, reduce heat to low and gently simmer. Stir occasionally until chili is slightly thickened and carrots are tender, 6-8 minutes.

    If chili is too thick, add additional water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until desired consistency is reached.

    While chili cooks, continue recipe.

  5. 5

    Make Crema and Finish Dish

    Add blue cheese (to taste), sour cream, and a pinch of pepper to a mixing bowl. Mash to combine.

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with crema, tortilla strips, and remaining green portions of green onions. Buon appetito!

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