Asian-fusion Turkey Stir-fry

Add some flavor and throw an Asian spin on your classic American turkey.

Stir Fry
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While there’s nothing more American than sitting down to a Thanksgiving turkey, what you do with those leftovers can span all over the country.

Let’s go East for this traditionally Asian-spiced (this one calls for soy sauce and sesame oil) turkey stir-fry.

Nutrition (per serving)

423 calories, 35g protein, 46g carbs, 11g fat 

Prep time

30 min.

Cook time

5 min.

  • 2 Tbsp low-sodium soy sauce, divided
  • 2 Tbsp agave or honey, divided
  • 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice, divided
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard, divided
  • 12 oz leftover skinless turkey
  • 1 Tbsp sesame oil
  • 4 oz mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup green beans, halved
  • 1/2 cup shelled edamame
  • 1 tsp cornstarch

In a medium bowl, whisk 1 tbsp each of the soy sauce, agave, lemon juice, and mustard. Shred turkey and coat with marinade. Cover bowl; refrigerate 30 minutes.

In a small bowl, whisk remaining soy, agave, lemon, and mustard. 

Heat oil in a large skillet on medium-high heat. When simmering, add garlic and cook till fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add mushrooms, peppers, green beans, and edamame. Allow to soften, 3 to 5 minutes. Add turkey and cornstarch. Cook until sauce thickens, about 2 minutes. Serve over quinoa.