Turkey with Mushroom and Tarragon sauce

Turkey With Mushroom And Tarragon Sauce

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Diane C.

By
@thymeandmarjoram

I found this recipe in a magazine many years ago. It is tasty and low in calories.
I like to serve it over rice or noodles.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    turkey breast, sliced (cutlets)
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 8 oz
    mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/4 c
    onion, finely chopped
  • 1/2 c
    dry white wine (optional)
  • 3/4 c
    beef broth, reduced sodium, refrigerated, with the fat removed from the top
  • 3 Tbsp
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4-1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice, fresh
  • 1/4 tsp
    tarragon, dried, crumbled

How to Make Turkey with Mushroom and Tarragon sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Dry the turkey cutlets with paper toweling. Cut into 3x1 inch strips.
  2. Heat oil in a large non-stick skillet over medium heat. Working in batches if necessary, panfry the turkey for 30 seconds a side. Remove to a plate and keep warm.
  3. Saute mushrooms and onion in skillet over low heat for 3 minutes or until the mushrooms are soft. (you can add several TBS of water to prevent sticking if needed.) Add the wine.
  4. In a 2 cup measuring glass, stir the flour into the beef broth until smooth. Pour into skillet and stir. Add salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Lower heat and stir constantly until the mixture thickens slightly.
  5. Lower heat to very low. Stir in lemon juice and tarragon. Return turkey to skillet. Cook 1 to 2 minutes until turkey is done.
  6. Notes:
    I have used lemon juice concentrate instead of fresh lemon juice.
    If you prefer, you can flatten the turkey with a mallet before you begin cooking.
    If I'm not using wine, I add water or more broth to make up the volume.

Printable Recipe Card

About Turkey with Mushroom and Tarragon sauce

Course/Dish: Chicken Turkey
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy
Hashtag: #low-calorie




Leave a Comment

Chicken Dinner Recipes To Try This Week

Chicken Dinner Recipes to Try This Week

Kitchen Crew

One of my favorite things to make during the week is chicken. I always have some handy in the freezer so I don't have to run to the store when...

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Creamy, cheesy, yummy and crazy delicious comfort food to help you get through these cold winter days!

How To Make Compound Butter

How to Make Compound Butter

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Compound butter sounds extremely fancy and hard to make. In reality, it is extremely simple to prepare and will enhance any meal. They are made by mixing softened butter with...