Healthy Turkey Curry Recipe

Try our recipe for Healthy Turkey Curry, it's an ideal way to use up leftover Turkey meat. You can team this up with our Cauliflower Rice recipe to make a superb curry dish.

Turkey is a great source of lean protein and you don't have to wait for Christmas to enjoy it!

Turkey is low in fat, high in protein and contains vitamins: B1,B3,B6, B12 and minerals: Selenium, Phosphorus and Zinc.

Cooking a whole Turkey on a weekend can provide an easily accessible protein source through the week. 

healthy turkey curry

Healthy Recipe Turkey Curry Summary:

  • Servings: 2 portion
  • Time: 45 mins
  • Difficulty: Easy

Ingredients for Healthy Turkey Curry : 

  • ​400g of pre-roasted turkey meat. You can use a combination of the white and dark meat and just roughly chop
  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 medium sized onion chopped
  • 1 red pepper, de-seeded and sliced
  • 100g of spinach
  • Cracked sea salt and black pepper to taste
  • 2 teaspoons of Madras curry powder
  • 1 tin of chopped tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon of garlic powder
  • Fresh coriander to garnish.

Method for Healthy Turkey Curry:

  • ​Use a medium sized pan, add the oil and fry the chopped onion and sliced red pepper until onion becomes translucent and pepper is softened.

  • Add the salt, black pepper, garlic powder and spinach to the pan and lightly fry until the spinach wilts and reduces in size.

  • Add the pre-roasted turkey meat and curry powder and stir mixture to obtain an even coating of the spices.

  • Add the chopped tomatoes and juice to the mix and set the heat to a low simmer.

  • The longer you let the curry simmer the more the spices are going to be infused into the meat.

    Ideally cover the saucepan with a lid to ensure all of the moisture is retained and will stop the curry drying out.

    If need be, add a small amount of water to the mixture to maintain the sauce and prevent it drying out.

  • When you've let the spices infuse sufficiently serve and enjoy!

  • TIP: If you find the Madras heat too much, adding a dollop of low-fat Greek Yoghurt will cool it down and bump up the protein content of the meal even further!

    healthy turkey curry

    Calories & Macros for Healthy Turkey Curry :

    Per serving:-

    Calories : 438

    Protein : 46g

    Fat : 17g

    Carbohydrate : 21g

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