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turkey 'surprise'

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Victoria Dumon
Lodi, CA

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

(1 rating)
yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Saute

Ingredients For turkey 'surprise'

  • 1 md
    onion, chopped finely
  • 3/4 c
  • 3/4 c
    cranberries, dried
  • 2 Tbsp
    curry powder
  • 2 can
    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.