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Farm Fresh Recipe of the Week 3/27

Posted By Laura On March 26, 2011 @ 5:51 pm In Farm Fresh | Comments Disabled

Each week Dana from The Coupon Challenge [1] brings you a recipe with prices are based on the 03/23 Farm Fresh weekly ad [2].  Enjoy! 

Turkey Taco Skillet

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground turkey
  • 1 pkg taco seasoning mix
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 jar (16 oz) thick & chunky salsa
  • 1 can (11 oz) Mexican-style corn
  • 2 cups instant brown rice
  • 1 cup shredded Mexican or taco cheese blend
  • 2 cups shredded lettuce
  • 1 large tomato, chopped
  • 1/2 cup reduced-fat sour cream
  • Baked tortilla chips

 

Directions
1. Cook turkey in a large skillet over high heat, breaking up meat, 5 minutes or until browned. Stir in seasoning mix, water, salsa and corn; bring to a boil. Stir in rice. Cover and remove from heat; let stand 12 to 15 minutes, until liquid is absorbed. Sprinkle with cheese; cover and let stand 1 to 2 minutes to melt cheese.
2. Top rice mixture with lettuce, tomato and sour cream.
3. Serve with tortilla chips.

  • Price Breakdown
    Perdue Ground turkey $2.50
    Kraft Cheese $1.99
    Chi-Chi’s salsa $2.79
    Taco Bell seasoning mix $0.85
    Libby’s Corn $0.79
    Rice $2.39 ($1.20)
    Lettuce $1.69 ($0.75)
    Tomatoes $1.99lb ($1)
    Total: $11.87 – from my stockpile, I would pay about $3
     Thanks to Women’s Day [3] for the recipe & photo!

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[1] The Coupon Challenge: http://www.thecouponchallenge.com/2011/03/farm-fresh-meal-idea-turkey-taco-skillet.html

[2] 03/23 Farm Fresh weekly ad: http://www.thecouponchallenge.com/2011/03/farm-fresh-deals-0323-0329.html

[3] Women’s Day: http://www.womansday.com/Recipes/Turkey-Taco-Skillet

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