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These recipes, paired with simple sides, can be on your table in 45 minutes or less. Check back for additional recipes around the beginning of each month.

Dinner Tonight: Chicken and Turkey

Bird is the word. Versatile and quick-cooking, chicken and turkey are staples of a healthy weeknight pantry.

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Healthy Dinner Recipe: Asian Turkey Cabbage Cups
Randy Mayor

Asian Turkey Cabbage Cups

Time: 30 minutes

Vegetarian Swap: Omit fish sauce; substitute crumbled extra-firm tofu for the turkey

Serve with Rice Noodle Salad: Cook 6 ounces rice noodles according to package directions. Drain and rinse with cold water; drain. Combine noodles, 2/3 cup chopped english cucumber, and 2/3 cup red bell pepper strips. Whisk together 1 tablespoon rice vinegar, ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper, and ¼ teaspoon sugar; toss with noodle mixture and 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint.

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