6 easy turkey mince recipes to make for dinner tonight
When we picture cooking with turkey, most of us think straight to Christmas dinner. But, in fact, a packet of turkey mince – lean, versatile and quick to cook – is something of a midweek hero and can be used in a multitude of ways. From smashing stir-fries to Italian-style burgers and spicy meatballs, these wonderful dinner recipes prove turkey mince is indeed a hero ingredient.
Fancy a change to your custom bolognese dinner? We suggest opting for lean turkey mince and layering into a bubbling cheesy bake with potatoes; it’ll soon become a firm family favourite.
You can’t beat proper homemade meatballs, and we promise they taste just as good with turkey mince as they do with beef. This recipe packs a punch due to the harissa paste and tastes wonderful on a bed of fluffy couscous; take it the extra mile with a scattering of pomegranate seeds for a burst of colour.
If you’ve never tried turkey in a stir-fry, now’s your chance. This one-pan dish is a fail-safe midweek dinner: super quick to make and packed full of fresh veg and plenty of heat.
For a slightly lighter dinner, how about giving this wonderful meatball salad recipe a go, made all the better with noodles, greens and a zingy citrus-ginger dressing?
A winning burger recipe to rival all others, this dish uses turkey mince, a generous spread of basil pesto and a sprinkling of capers for an Italian twist. Molto bene!
For a healthier version on an Italian classic, swap spaghetti for beans and beef for turkey mince – trust us when we say it tastes just as delicious.