LINDA'S EXTRA LEAN BRUNCH BURRITOS / No Red-meat used

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Linda McCormick

By
@jklmno

Most of us have been faced with what will I do with this as it awaits to be cooked? That is exactly how I created this delicious burrito mixture. Anyone who cooks the extra lean ground turkey has experienced the overall dryness. My simple procedure: completely mix 1 lb. of ground mild/sweet Italian sausage with 1 lb. of extra lean ground turkey. Ground lean pork also creates a moister turkey product when combined for meatloaf, etc.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1 lb
    very lean ground turkey
  • 1 lb
    lean ground italian sausage (mild)
  • 1 pkg
    sunset brand ancient sweets long red peppers
  • 1 pkg
    american cheese slices
  • 6 large
    eggs
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 pkg
    x-large whole wheat burrito shells
  • Optional
    onions, green peppers, or salsa

How to Make LINDA'S EXTRA LEAN BRUNCH BURRITOS / No Red-meat used

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine ground turkey and ground Italian sausage in an appropriately sized bowl. You want one uniform mixed meat.
  2. Heat skillet over medium heat, add 1 T olive oil and begin browning the meat until done: 20 minutes or more.
  3. Rinse the sweet peppers, remove seeds and stem, and slice into slender strips.
  4. In another skillet melt some butter or margarine and cook the scrambled eggs.
  5. Take a soft burrito and place onto a plate. Add American cheese slice (1-2 depending on your taste), spoon on the cooked meat, eggs, and add pepper slices. Fold and eat. A few seconds in the microwave will reheat if everything has become too cold.

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About LINDA'S EXTRA LEAN BRUNCH BURRITOS / No Red-meat used

Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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