Asparagus Turkey Stir-Fry (Diabetic)

Contributed By: Parker


2 teaspoons cornstarch
1/4 cup chicken broth
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon soy sauce
1 pound turkey breast tenderloins, cut into 1/2-inch strips
1 garlic clove, minced
2 tablespoons canola oil, divided
1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1-1/2-inch pieces
1 jar (2 ounces) sliced pimientos, drained


1. In a small bowl, combine the cornstarch, broth, lemon juice and soy sauce until smooth; set aside. In a large skillet or wok, stir-fry turkey and garlic in 1 tablespoon oil until meat is no longer pink; remove and keep warm.
2. Stir-fry asparagus in remaining oil until crisp-tender. Add pimientos. Stir broth mixture and add to the pan; cook and stir for 1 minute or until thickened. Return turkey to the pan; heat through.

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TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
YIELD: 4 servings.
Nutrition Facts
1-1/4 cups: 205 calories, 9g fat (1g saturated fat), 56mg cholesterol, 204mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 28g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1-1/2 fat, 1 vegetable.

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