Lean ground turkey recipes contain less saturated fat and cholesterol than recipes using lean ground beef, making ground turkey more than just a suitable substitute in these delicious recipes--it's the reason to make them. Some cooks worry that using ground turkey will create dry, tough burgers or meat loaves, but that isn't the case. If you've ever swapped lean ground turkey in for ground beef in a recipe, you might've gotten off on the wrong foot by using spices that didn't complement the meat's natural flavors. Our Editors have selected the very best lean ground turkey recipes so that you can enjoy a hearty dinner tonight without any of the guilt.
Spicy Turkey Meat Loaf with Ketchup
Take your palate for a twirl with this fiery meat loaf that is anything but boring. A sweet ketchup topping balances out the hearty, aromatic meat loaf that's packed with veggies and other exciting flavor profiles, like soy sauce and Worcestershire sauce. Turkey replaces beef in this meat loaf recipe, making it a healthier version of the traditional comfort food. The result is moist and flavorful (seriously, check out the great reviews). With just 184 calories per serving, this is your new favorite healthy family dinner. Freeze your leftovers, or throw them between slices of your favorite whole grain bread for a protein-packed, make-ahead lunch.