One-Pot Mexican-Style Ground Turkey Pasta
Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Spice Level: Spicy
Cook Within: 5 days
Contains: Milk, Wheat
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In Your Box (serves 4)
- 20 oz. Ground Turkey
- 12 oz. Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes in Juice
- 2 Poblano Peppers
- 1 Red Onion
- ½ oz. Cilantro
- 2 Tbsp. Taco Seasoning
- 1 Chipotle Pepper in Adobo Sauce
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Nutrition (per serving) yOkE2nPm
You Will Need
- Olive Oil
- 1 Large Pot
Before You Cook
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
Prepare the Ingredients
Mince cilantro (no need to stem).Halve and peel onion. Cut halves into 1/4" dice.Stem poblano peppers, seed, and cut into 1/2" dice. Poblano peppers can vary in spice level; most are mild, but a few can be quite hot.Mince chipotle pepper. Wash hands and cutting board after prepping both peppers.
Cook Peppers and Onions
Heat 2 tsp. olive oil in a large pot over medium-high heat.Add onion and poblanos to hot pot. Stir occasionally until slightly tender, 5-8 minutes.
Add the Turkey
Add ground turkey and 1/4 tsp. salt to hot pot. Break up turkey until no pink remains, 4-6 minutes.
Add the Pasta
Add tomatoes, chipotle pepper (use less if spice-averse), seasoning blend, 21/2 cups water, and pasta to hot pot.Cover, and stir occasionally until pasta is tender and turkey reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 18-20 minutes.Remove from burner. Stir in sour cream, cheese, and 1/4 tsp. salt until combined.
Finish the Meal
Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with cilantro. Bon appétit!
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