Turkey cutlets with cranberry-pear chutney

5
3
3
Smartpoints value per serving
Total Time
25 min
Prep
10 min
Cook
15 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
Don't just make turkey for Thanksgiving. This simple stove-top recipe can be enjoyed all year long – just make sure you stash a few bags of fresh cranberries in your freezer. The cranberry-pear chutney is simmered until nice and thick, and is wonderful with grilled chicken, roasted pork, or as a sandwich spread. When it's not pear season, swap in an apple instead. Serve with sautéed green beans for a vibrant, jewel-toned meal.

Ingredients

fat free chicken broth

¼ cup(s)

packed light brown sugar

3 Tbsp

apple cider vinegar

3 Tbsp

fresh orange juice

2 Tbsp

ground cinnamon

¼ tsp

ground ginger

¼ tsp

ground cloves

1 pinch

uncooked turkey breast cutlets

20 oz, 4 (5-ounce) cutlets

table salt

½ tsp

black pepper

¼ tsp, coarsely ground

canola oil

1 tsp

pear(s)

1 medium, ripe, peeled and chopped

fresh cranberries

1 cup(s), or frozen

Instructions

  1. Whisk together broth, brown sugar, vinegar, orange juice, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves in small bowl; set aside.
  2. Sprinkle cutlets with salt and pepper. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add cutlets and cook until cooked through, about 3 minutes on each side. Transfer to plate and keep warm.
  3. Add pear, cranberries, and broth mixture to same skillet; bring to boil. Simmer, uncovered, until berries begin to pop and chutney thickens, about 5 minutes. Serve chutney with cutlets.
  4. Serving size: 1 turkey cutlet and about 1⁄2 cup chutney

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