Turkey 'Surprise'

Turkey 'surprise' Recipe

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Victoria Dumon


Well, we turkeyed everything but tonight even my picky husband was thrilled with this. But hey, he likes cafeteria food;)


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15 Min
15 Min


  • 1 medium
    onion, chopped finely
  • 3/4 c
  • 3/4 c
    cranberries, dried
  • 2 Tbsp
    curry powder
  • 2 can(s)
    chicken broth
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice, fresh
  • 1/4 c
    butter flavor shortening
  • 3 c
    cooked turkey
  • 3/4 tsp
    garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp
    blanched slivered almonds

How to Make Turkey 'Surprise'


  1. Melt shortening, (any walnut, olive oil, butter, 'whatever'), in large skillet. Add onion and garlic, saute until onion is transparent.
  2. Add flour and stir until very thick, (add more flour as necessary); then gradually add broth stirring until smooth.
  3. Add curry, cranberries, and turkey, stirring until thickened to desired consistency.
  4. Lastly, add lemon juice. Serve over toasted bread, rice, 'whatever'. Top each serving with almonds. Serve piping hot.

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About Turkey 'Surprise'

Course/Dish: Turkey
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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