22 Ways to Cook with Ground Turkey

This smart go-to is leaner than ground beef and plenty affordable. Use it for just about any weeknight dinner. Pasta, soup, burgers, casseroles - ground turkey can do it all.

Part of: Rush Hour Recipes (Busy Mom)

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Turkey & Artichoke Stuffed Shells

"We loved it! This is a delicious, quick, impressive and tasty dish."

-Dine & Dish

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Taco Salad

"My family says this is hands down the best taco salad we've ever had. It was hearty, healthy and flavorful."

-**Tinkerbell**

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Meatloaf Cupcakes

"This is great! I love a meat-and-potato combo dish."

-Lavender Lynn

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Mediterranean Meatball Sandwich

"The bright flavors in this sandwich really elevate ground turkey to a higher level. It's very nutritious and quick to make."

-BecR

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Pizza Biscuit Bake

"This is an easy and yummy meal! It tastes just like a deep-dish pizza."

-*Parsley*

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Italian Soup

"This is a knock-your-socks-off recipe with wonderful flavor. I used turkey sausage."

-Debbb

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Tex-Mex Turkey Burgers

"These were delicious. This recipe would make a good meatloaf too."

-jswinks

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Ground Turkey Salad

"This made a lovely supper. I had only iceberg lettuce, but it worked very well in place of romaine."

-Derf

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Turkey Meatballs

"These had a lovely flavor from the Parmesan and oregano. I served mine with spaghetti sauce over whole-wheat spaghetti."

-Derf

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Baked Ziti

"I can't believe how tasty this was. I liked that the recipe includes a layer of sauce on the bottom of the pan."

-Chef #811743

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Breakfast Sausage Patties

"This is not just a great breakfast sausage — use it in meatballs, pasta sauce, frittatas, you name it."

-Steph.

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Turkey Chili

"This chili is full-bodied without being heavy or greasy, and it's well-seasoned without being spicy-hot."

-Susie D

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Cottage Pie

"This is a fantastic dish and a great meal to freeze for later. We loved it."

-Tea Jenny

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Sweet & Spicy Ground Turkey Stir-Fry

"What a delicious and flexible recipe. I added the optional thickening sauce — everything came together in a snap."

-Lucky in Bayview

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Chipotle Turkey Meatloaf

"This turned out better than ANY of my traditional meatloaf recipes. I will be making this regularly."

-060402momma

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Taco Bell Copycat Crunchwrap

"This recipe has passed the kid test! My version of a Taco Bell Crunchwrap Supreme is definitely yummy."

-BaybeShell

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Baked Rigatoni with Meatballs

"This is so good. Having a batch of homemade meatballs in the freezer makes it even easier."

-evelyn/athens

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Italian Wedding Soup

"I'm not so big on spinach, but this is a very, very tasty soup — especially with these meatballs."

-Sydney Mike

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Turkey Sloppy Joes

"What a nice sandwich. These are very easy and filling. I served mine on toasted honey-wheat rolls."

-MsSally

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Baked Scotch Eggs

"I loved these Scotch eggs, and baking them was so much easier than frying. They came out crispy on the outside and perfectly done on the inside."

-BothFex

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Bow-Tie Pasta

"This tastes (and even sort of looks) like lasagna. My kids call bow-tie pasta 'butterfly' noodles, so we named this Butterfly Lasagna."

-*Parsley*

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Stuffed Acorn Squash

"I loved this! It's so different and healthy. Since I didn't have any raisin bread, I used wheat bread and added raisins."

-yogiclarebear

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