Do you struggle with meal planning for two? Sometimes, recipes with larger portion sizes are hard to cut in half, because you are left with a bunch of ingredients you can’t use up. That’s not the case with this healthy and delicious dinner for two from our Dinner Daily recipes team.
This ground turkey recipe is perfect for parties of two because many of the ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. In fact, we have some ideas for using up the leftovers down below.
We also like this recipe because it is super healthy. The spinach and tomatoes pack a punch of vitamins and anti-oxidants while the ground turkey is an ideal substitution for red meat.
Turkey Alfredo Recipe with Baby Spinach
- 1/2 tbs butter
- 1 1/2 tbs flour
- 1/2 cup low fat milk
- 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese, low fat
- 1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese
- 3/4 lb ground turkey
- 2 oz baby spinach
- 8 oz diced tomatoes
- 1 scallion, chopped
Melt butter in small saucepan, add flour & stir until smooth. Add milk & cheeses & stir until melted. Set aside. Spray skillet with cooking spray, add turkey. Cook until browned, about 8 to 10 minutes. Stir in spinach, tomatoes, scallions & cheese sauce and cook until heated through.
We think you’ll love this delicious dinner for two, and there will be leftover canned diced tomatoes and baby spinach, which can be thrown into an omelet over the weekend or for breakfast the next day.
Meal Plans for Two
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