Main Dishes

Easy Taco Salad Recipe

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This easy weeknight dinner can be on the table in about 15 minutes, and it\\\'s fun and delicious!

4
12 ounces mixed baby greens
1-1/4 pounds ground turkey
1 packet taco seasoning mix, (or make your own)
14 ounces red kidney beans, canned, drained
14 ounces whole kernel corn, canned, drained (or 1/2-c. frozen corn)
14 ounces petite diced tomatoes, canned, drained (use Rotel if you like spicy)
corn chips
salsa, I like Herdez brand
sour cream, optional
grated Mexican cheese blend, optional
In a large skillet, brown and crumble turkey over medium-high heat for 5 minutes. When turkey is almost done, add seasoning mix, beans, corn, and tomatoes. Simmer 8-10 minutes. To serve, place a bed of...
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Nutritions

Calories
1355

Sodium
3839mg
159% DV

Fat
13g
20% DV

Protein
77g
154% DV

Carbs
269g
91% DV

Fiber
45g
182% DV

Just like your favorite decadent spinach and artichoke dip, this cheesy Spinach Artichoke Chicken Casserole is rich, creamy, and full of garlicky flavor! With three different types of cheese, pasta, chicken, artichoke hearts, fresh spinach, Alfredo sauce, and a buttery Parmesan breadcrumb topping, this dish is an easy dinner that tastes like a special restaurant meal. Serve the casserole with a simple green salad and a side of garlic bread for the ultimate family supper!

4 oz dry penne pasta
15 oz jar Alfredo sauce
8 oz cream cheese
2 t minced garlic
2 T red wine vinegar
1 t grated lemon zest ( plus 1 T lemon juice )
1/4 t ground black pepper
2 c cooked shredded chicken
2 cans quartered artichoke hearts ( 14 ounces each )
2 c fresh baby spinach
1/2 c shredded mozzarella cheese
1/3 c Italian seasoned panko breadcrumbs
1 ounce grated Parmesan cheese
1 T salted butter
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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 2-quart baking dish (such as 11 x 7-inch or deep 8-inch or 9-inch square); set aside.
  • Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, according to...
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Nutritions

Calories
807

Sodium
843mg
35% DV

Fat
44g
67% DV

Protein
53g
107% DV

Carbs
43g
14% DV

Fiber
17g
70% DV