Spanish Rice with Turkey Recipe

Be the first to add a review
Publisher Photo
"Not everyone in the family cared for Spanish rice until they tried this hearty version," says Sylvia Wallace of Adams, New York. "Now instead of complaints, I hear, 'More, please'."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:5 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 5 servings


  • 1 pound ground turkey breast
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped green pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 2 cups cooked long grain brown rice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
  • 1/2 cup shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 308 calories, 11g fat (4g saturated fat), 78mg cholesterol, 384mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 4g fiber), 24g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 starch, 2 lean meat, 1-1/2 vegetable.


  1. In a large skillet, cook the turkey, onion, green pepper and garlic powder over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the next six ingredients. bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until heated through. Sprinkle with cheese. Yield: 5 servings.
Originally published as Spanish Rice with Turkey in Taste of Home December/January 2001, p17

Reviews for Spanish Rice with Turkey

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image