Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet

Meal Days are a great part of the Better Body System, and having healthy, delicious recipes on hand can help you take full advantage of them. Today, we’re giving you three fresh Meal Day recipes to try!

Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet

Ingredients

3 small or 2 large sweet potatoes, peeled and diced
1 pound ground turkey
1 yellow bell pepper
1 cup onion, diced
½ cup mozzarella, shredded
½ cup water
¼ cup cilantro, chopped
2 tbsp. olive oil
1 ½ tbsp. ground cumin
1 tbsp. garlic, minced
1 tsp. chili powder
½ tsp. salt
¼ tsp. pepper

Directions

In a large cast iron skillet, heat olive oil over medium-high heat. Add garlic and cook for 1 minute. Add ground turkey. Use a wooden spoon to break up meat and continue cooking approximately 8 minutes until browned.
Add cumin, chili powder, salt and pepper. Stir well.
Add onion and bell pepper, and cook for 3-4 minutes.
Add diced sweet potato and water. Stir and cover with a lid for approximately 6-8 minutes until the sweet potatoes soften.
Remove lid and add additional salt and pepper if needed. Top with shredded mozzarella and allow it to melt. Remove skillet from heat and garnish with fresh cilantro before serving.

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