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Creamy Turkey Breakfast Casserole

With lean ground turkey, mushrooms, and bacon, this recipe is a lean twist on the classic American biscuits and gravy

With lean ground turkey, mushrooms, and bacon, this recipe is a lean twist on the classic American biscuits and gravy. Ready in under 60 minutes, less than 300 calories per serving, and serves 12! 

Ingredients

  • 6 slices turkey bacon, such as JENNIE-O® Turkey Bacon
  • 1 (12-ounce) package turkey breakfast sausage links, such as JENNIE-O® Lean Turkey Breakfast Sausage Links
  • 1/2 Cup butter, divided
  • 1/2 Cup flour
  • 4 Cups milk
  • 1/2 Cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1/4 Teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 Cups egg substitute or 16 eggs
  • 1 (7.5-ounce) package refrigerated biscuit dough

Directions

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. In a large skillet, cook bacon as specified on the package. Drain on paper towels. Chop bacon into small bits. 

Cook sausage as specified on the package. Always cook to well-done, 165 degrees F as measured by a meat thermometer. Drain on paper towels. Cut sausage into small slices.

Melt six tablespoons butter. Add flour and whisk until smooth. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, for one minute. Gradually whisk in milk. Cook, stirring constantly, until thickened. Add sausage, bacon, mushrooms, and pepper. Set aside. 

Whisk eggs. Melt remaining butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add eggs, stirring until soft scrambled. Pour ⅓ sauce into lightly greased 13 by 9-inch baking pan.

Top with half of the egg mixture. Repeat layers.

Always cook to an internal temperature of 165 degrees F.

Nutritional Facts
Servings12
Calories Per Serving448
Total Fat19g30%
Sugar5gN/A
Saturated9g45%
Cholesterol55mg18%
Protein11g21%
Carbs61g20%
Vitamin A111µg12%
Vitamin B120.7µg12.3%
Vitamin B60.1mg5.6%
Vitamin D2µgN/A
Vitamin E0.6mg3.1%
Vitamin K1µg2%
Calcium1187mg100%
Fiber0.7g2.8%
Folate (food)13µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)65µg16%
Folic acid31µgN/A
Iron1mg6%
Magnesium20mg5%
Monounsaturated6gN/A
Niacin (B3)3mg15%
Phosphorus154mg22%
Polyunsaturated2gN/A
Potassium261mg7%
Riboflavin (B2)0.3mg15.9%
Sodium501mg21%
Thiamin (B1)0.2mg13.4%
Trans0.4gN/A
Zinc1mg9%