Tailgate Cinnamon Turkey Chili

Tailgate Cinnamon Turkey Chili
Lauren Gordon

This is lighter and sweeter than your average chili and is perfect for the early fall months!

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4
Servings
375
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 Pound lean ground turkey
  • 1 finely diced onion
  • 2 cloves of minced garlic
  • One 15.5-ounce can white cannellini beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 Cups chicken broth
  • One 14.5-ounce can of Del Monte diced tomatoes with zesty mild green chiles, diced
  • 1 Tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1 Teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 Teaspoon cumin
  • 2 Teaspoons white ground pepper
  • Pinch of light brown sugar
  • 1/4 Cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 Teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 Cup shredded mozzarella cheese (optional)

Directions

Coat the bottom of a pot with the olive oil. Sauté onions and garlic cloves until slightly tender. Brown ground turkey at medium heat. Add beans,chicken broth, and tomatoes to the pot. Add cinnamon, basil, cumin, white ground pepper, light brown sugar, grated Parmesan cheese and chili powder. Stir ingredients slowly until all are well-mixed. Lower the heat from medium to low, and simmer with lid on top for 15 minutes. Stir occasionally.

Once the chili is slightly bubbling, serve immediately, and sprinkle shredded mozzarella cheese on each serving.
 

Tailgate Shopping Tip

To add lots of flavor without a whole lot of fuss, try purchasing some steak seasoning.

Tailgate Cooking Tip

If you're cooking something that's been marinated, make sure to pat the item dry before it hits the grill. Any sugar in the marinade will burn.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
12g
18%
Sugar
8g
N/A
Saturated Fat
3g
17%
Cholesterol
50mg
17%
Protein
26g
52%
Carbs
43g
14%
Vitamin A
39µg
4%
Vitamin B12
0.8µg
12.8%
Vitamin B6
0.4mg
22.1%
Vitamin C
3mg
5%
Vitamin D
0.3µg
0.1%
Vitamin E
2mg
9%
Vitamin K
12µg
16%
Calcium
226mg
23%
Fiber
8g
34%
Folate (food)
89µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
89µg
22%
Iron
5mg
29%
Magnesium
87mg
22%
Monounsaturated
5g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
5mg
27%
Phosphorus
311mg
44%
Polyunsaturated
2g
N/A
Potassium
1030mg
29%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.3mg
17.3%
Sodium
629mg
26%
Thiamin (B1)
0.2mg
14.2%
Zinc
3mg
21%