Turkey 'Surprise'

Turkey 'surprise' Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Victoria Dumon


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

★★★★★ 1 vote
15 Min
15 Min


Add to Grocery List

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'


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

Printable Recipe Card

About Turkey 'Surprise'

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

Show 1 Comment & Review

Butterball, Your Holiday Bff Recipe

Butterball, Your Holiday BFF

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Butterball Turkey Talk-Line is available from November 1 through Christmas Eve to answer any questions or help walk you through any potential disasters. For more than 30 years, turkey...

How To Easily Carve A Turkey Recipe

How to Easily Carve a Turkey

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The table is set, guests are ready to sit down and the question of the day is about to be answered. Who is going to carve the turkey? This year,...