Broccoli and Turkey Stir-Fry Recipe
- 1 pound boneless skinless turkey breast, cut into 1/4-inch strips
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 medium sweet red pepper, sliced
- 1 cup fresh broccoli florets
- 1/2 cup chopped onion
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
- 2 teaspoons cornstarch
- 1/2 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
- 1/4 cup white wine or additional reduced-sodium chicken broth
- 2 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
- 1 can (8 ounces) sliced water chestnuts, drained
- 1/4 teaspoon salt-free seasoning blend
- 5 cups hot cooked rice
- 1. In a large nonstick skillet or wok, stir-fry turkey in 1 tablespoon oil until no longer pink. Remove and keep warm. Stir-fry the red pepper, broccoli, onion, garlic and ginger in remaining oil for 3-4 minutes or until broccoli is crisp-tender.
- 2. In a small bowl, combine cornstarch, broth and soy sauce until smooth; stir into skillet. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until thickened. Add turkey, water chestnuts and seasoning blend; heat through. Serve over rice. Yield: 5 servings.
One serving (1 cup turkey mixture with 1 cup of rice) equals 393 calories, 7 g fat 91 g saturated fat), 76 mg cholesterol, 276 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 33 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 starch, 3 lean meat, 1 vegetable.
Full-Bodied White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.