Turkey Scaloppine with Lemon Sauce

Italian dinner ready in just 15 minutes! Enjoy succulent turkey with sauce served over couscous – a hearty meal!

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

Couscous

1
cup uncooked whole wheat couscous
1 1/2
cups water

Sauce

2
teaspoons all-purpose flour
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/8
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1
cup fat-free (skim) milk
1
teaspoon all-natural butter-flavor granules
1/4
teaspoon grated lemon peel

Turkey

6
uncooked turkey breast slices (about 1 lb)
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/8
teaspoon pepper
1
tablespoon butter or margarine
2
tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Cook couscous in water as directed on package, omitting oil; cover to keep warm.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, mix flour, 1/4 teaspoon salt, the thyme and milk until smooth. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until bubbly and thickened. Remove from heat. Stir in butter-flavor granules and lemon peel until well blended; cover to keep warm.
  • 3 Sprinkle both sides of turkey breast slices with 1/4 teaspoon salt and the pepper. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Add turkey; cook 2 to 3 minutes, turning once, until no longer pink in center. Serve turkey slices with sauce over couscous; sprinkle with parsley.
  • 1 Cook couscous in water as directed on package, omitting oil; cover to keep warm.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, mix flour, 1/4 teaspoon salt, the thyme and milk until smooth. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until bubbly and thickened. Remove from heat. Stir in butter-flavor granules and lemon peel until well blended; cover to keep warm.
  • 3 Sprinkle both sides of turkey breast slices with 1/4 teaspoon salt and the pepper. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Add turkey; cook 2 to 3 minutes, turning once, until no longer pink in center. Serve turkey slices with sauce over couscous; sprinkle with parsley.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Couscous is the perfect pasta for fast dinners because it is so small and cooks in no time. Another benefit--kids just love it!

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
230
(
Calories from Fat
30),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3g
3%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
55mg
55%;
Sodium
260mg
260%;
Total Carbohydrate
27g
27%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
23g
23%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 2 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.