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Turkey Mushroom Tetrazzini Recipe

Turkey Mushroom Tetrazzini Recipe

Your family will flip over this turkey and mushroom casserole from Irene Banegas of Las Cruces, New Mexico. In fact, the creamy Parmesan-topped tetrazzini is so satisfying, that no one will suspect that it's low in fat.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 25 min. YIELD:6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 pound uncooked spaghetti
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 can (12 ounces) fat-free evaporated milk
  • 2-1/2 cups cubed cooked turkey breast
  • 1 can (4 ounces) mushroom stems and pieces, drained
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • Dash pepper
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika

Directions

  • 1. Cook spaghetti according to package directions; drain.
  • 2. In a large saucepan, saute onion in butter until tender. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Combine cornstarch and broth until smooth; stir into the onion mixture. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
  • 3. Reduce heat to low. Add milk; cook and stir for 2-3 minutes. Stir in the spaghetti, turkey, mushrooms, seasoned salt and pepper.
  • 4. Transfer to an 8-in. square baking dish coated with cooking spray. Cover and bake at 350° for 20 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with cheese and paprika. Bake 5-10 minutes longer or until heated through. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1-1/4 cups equals 331 calories, 5 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 51 mg cholesterol, 544 mg sodium, 41 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 28 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2 starch, 1 vegetable, 1/2 fat-free milk.