Slow Cooker Lemon Turkey Breast Recipe

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Slow Cooker Lemon Turkey Breast

Mikekey K

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@Mikekey

This makes a tangy flavored meat for sandwiches and salads. Marinade could be used for chicken breast, also. Adjust cooking time down. Prep time includes marinating time. Cook time depends on how high your slow cooker runs.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

8 Hr

Cook:

8 Hr

Method:

Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

2 1/2 lb
bone-in turkey breast

MARINADE

2
lemons
2 Tbsp
chopped fresh rosemary (or 1 teaspoon dried)
2 Tbsp
chopped fresh oregano (or 1 teaspoon dried)
2 Tbsp
dijon mustard
1/2 c
white wine
2 clove
garlic, peeled and minced
salt and pepper, to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Grate zest from lemons, and juice them.
2
Mix zest and juice with remaining marinade ingredients.
3
Place turkey in a nonmetallic bowl. Spoon marinade over turkey, turning to coat breast. Cover and refrigerate several hours, or (preferably) overnight. Turn breast occasionally.
4
To cook, place turkey and marinade in the slow cooker, cover, and cook on low for 6-8 hours, or until tender.
5
Serve hot, or to use for salads or sandwiches, cool; cover and refrigerate.
Slice or chop.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Turkey
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American