Meal Kit

Mushroom-Smothered Turkey Meatballs

with mashed potatoes and roasted carrots

Prep & Cook Time: 50-60 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 12 oz. Yukon Potatoes
  • 8 oz. Carrot
  • Info
    4 tsp. Chicken Demi-Glace Concentrate
  • Info
    4 oz. Ricotta
  • 4 oz. Cremini Mushrooms
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    2 oz. Sour Cream
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    2 Tbsp. Italian Panko Blend
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    ⅗ oz. Butter
  • 1 tsp. Garlic Salt
  • 12 oz. Ground Turkey

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Colander
  • 1 Medium Non-Stick Pan
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Medium Pot
  • 1 Mixing Bowl

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

    Roast the Carrots

    Peel, trim, and cut carrots into ¼" slices on an angle. Place carrots on prepared baking sheet and toss with 1 tsp. olive oil and a pinch of salt and pepper. Spread into a single layer and roast in hot oven until tender, 15-18 minutes. While carrots roast, make mashed potatoes.

  2. 2

    Make the Mashed Potatoes

    Cut potatoes into chunks. Bring a medium pot with potato chunks covered by water to a boil. Cook until fork-tender, 14-18 minutes. Reserve ½ cup potato cooking water. Drain potatoes in a colander and return to pot. Add sour cream, 2 Tbsp. potato cooking water, and half the garlic salt (reserve remaining for meatballs). Mash until smooth. If too thick, add remaining potato cooking water 1 Tbsp. at a time until desired consistency is reached. Cover and set aside. While potatoes boil, prepare ingredients.

  3. 3

    Prepare Ingredients and Form Meatballs

    Cut mushrooms into ¼" slices. In a mixing bowl, combine ground turkey, ricotta, panko, and remaining garlic salt. Mix until completely combined. Form turkey mixture into eight equally-sized meatballs.

  4. 4

    Start the Meatballs

    Place a medium non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add meatballs to hot pan and cook until browned on two “sides”, 2-3 minutes per side. Add mushrooms and reduce heat to medium. Don't worry if pan seems crowded; mushrooms will cook down. Stir often until mushrooms begin to soften, 3-4 minutes.

  5. 5

    Finish Meatballs and Finish Dish

    Add 2 Tbsp. water and chicken demi-glace to pan. Cover, and cook until meatballs reach a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 4-5 minutes. Remove from burner and gently stir in butter. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping meatballs with sauce. Bon appétit!

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