Dinner Tonight: Quick and Healthy Menus in 45 Minutes (or Less)

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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Turkey Burgers with Cranberry-Apple Relish
Photo: Brian Woodcock

Turkey Burgers with Cranberry-Apple Relish

Time: 40 minutes

Shopping Tip: Buy ground turkey, not turkey breast, for richest flavor.

Serve with Sweet Potato Wedges: Preheat oven to 450°. Peel 2 medium sweet potatoes (about 1½ pounds); cut in half lengthwise. Cut each half lengthwise into thirds. Place potatoes in a bowl; add 1 tablespoon olive oil, ¼ teaspoon kosher salt, and ¼ teaspoon ground red pepper, tossing to coat. Arrange potato wedges on a baking sheet coated with cooking spray; bake at 450° for 10 minutes. Turn potatoes; bake 10 to 12 minutes or until tender. SERVES 4 (serving size: 3 sweet potato wedges) CALORIES 178; FAT 3.6g (sat 0.5g); SODIUM 214mg

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