7. Hearty Turkey Stew with Vegetables
Yield: 4 servings
Prep: 15 minutes
Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 onions, chopped
- 1 stalk celery, cut into 1-inch pieces
- 2 carrots, peeled and sliced into 1-inch pieces
- 2 potatoes, peeled and cubed
- 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 3 cups chicken stock
- 1/4 teaspoon dried marjoram
- 2 skinless, boneless turkey breast halves, cubed
- 1 green bell pepper, diced
- Melt the butter in a pot over medium heat. Place onions in the pot and cook until tender. Stir in celery and carrots, and cook until tender. Stir in the potatoes and flour. Pour in the chicken stock, and season soup with marjoram. Place turkey in the pot, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer 30 minutes.
- Mix the green bell pepper into the soup, and continue cooking 10 minutes, until pepper is tender.