Lower Carb Turkey Tostadas with Cilantro Sauce

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318 CALORIES 43g CARBS 9g FAT 56g PROTEIN
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Whenever I am in need of a quick dinner, tostadas are one of the first thing that come to mind. Not only can they be made with almost any ingredients you have at home, they also come together in 15-20 minutes which is always a win. However you always need something special to keep things exciting and in this turkey tostada recipe, the cilantro sauce is key. It really brings the dish to life and packs in lots of flavor without a lot of calories.

The Recipe
Lower Carb Turkey Tostadas with Cilantro Sauce

Lower Carb Turkey Tostadas with Cilantro Sauce

PREP TIME: 5 Min
COOK TIME: 20 Min
TOTAL TIME: 25 Min
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Ingredients

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  • 8 U low carb tortillas
  • 1.33 lbs. 99% lean ground turkey
  • 1 tsp. chili powder
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. cumin
  • Salt and pepper
  • 2 cups lettuce, shredded
  • 2 U tomatoes, chopped
  • 1/4 cup red onion, diced
  • 2/3 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 cup cilantro
  • 2 U garlic cloves
  • 1 tsp. lime zest

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Instructions

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1

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Place the tortillas directly on the oven rack and cook for 6-8 minutes or until browned and crispy.

2

Meanwhile, heat a nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add the turkey, chili powder, cumin, and paprika. Cook for 6-8 minutes until the turkey is fully cooked. Season with salt and pepper as needed.

3

To make the cilantro sauce, blend together the cilantro, yogurt, garlic, lime zest, salt, and pepper.

4

Assemble the tostadas by layering on the turkey and bean mixture. Then top with lettuce, tomatoes, onion, and cilantro sauce.

Nutritional Facts
Serving Size: 2 tostadas
Amount Per Serving
Calories 318
Calories from Fat 85
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 9g
15%
Saturated Fat 1g
4%
Monounsaturated Fat 0g
0%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
0%
Cholesterol 83mg
28%
Sodium 710mg
31%
Total Carbohydrate 43g
14%
Dietary Fiber 26g
104%
Sugars 6g
Protein 56g

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

The Nutritional Values provided are estimates only and may vary based on the preparation method.

† SmartPoints™ and PointsPlus® calculated by Slender Kitchen; Not endorsed by Weight Watchers International, Inc.
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