Food, Cooking, Picnic, Tailgate, & Backyard Recipes plus more...
Food, Picnic, Tailgate, Backyard Recipes and more...
Custom Search

Top 20 Vegetable & Side Dish Recipes | Best Places to Picnic | Grocery Shopping Tips | Top 20 Recipes | Ingredients

Home >> Side Dish Recipes >> Bean Side Dish Recipes

Menu Ideas & Planning
Menu Ideas & Planning

1,000s of great recipes and menu ideas

Recipes
Appetizer/Snacks
BarBQ-Grilling
Beverages
Bread
Breakfast
Casserole
Cheese
Chili Bowl
Cowboy
Desserts
Eggs
Entrees
Pasta
Penn Dutch
Pizza
Pot Pies
Salads
Salsa
Sandwiches
Slow Cooker
Soups-Stews
Veggies-Side Dish
 


Cajun Red Beans and Rice with Turkey

Side Dish & Vegetable Recipes from AlansKitchen.comMakes 4 to 6 servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 - cup uncooked rice

  • 2 - Tablespoons parsley, chopped

  • 1 - Tablespoons vegetable oil

  • 1 - cup onion, chopped

  • 3 - cloves garlic, minced

  • 1/2 - cup celery, chopped

  • 1/2 - cup green bell pepper, chopped

  • 2 - cans (15-1/2 ounces each) small red beans in chili sauce

  • 1 - large bay leaf

  • 1 - teaspoon cumin

  • 1 - teaspoon salt

  • 1/4 - teaspoon bottle Cajun hot sauce

  • 2 - cups cooked Turkey breast, chopped

Directions:

  1. Cook rice according to package direction.  Add parsley to the rice and keep warm.

  2. In a skillet at moderate heat, heat the oil and add the onion, garlic, celery, green peppers and saut� until tender.  

  3. Stir in the red beans, bay leaf, cumin, salt, and hot sauce.  

  4. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.  Remove bay leaf and add the turkey.  

  5. Cover and simmer an additional 5 minutes. 

  6. Serve the red beans and turkey over a bed of rice.

Picnicking & Tailgating

This dish can be made ahead of time.  Before heading to your picnic or tailgate party, heat in microwave oven and place the red beans and turkey in one thermal container and the rice in another thermal container.  When you are ready to enjoy, just serve on paper or plastic plates.

More Recipes

 
 
Powered by ... All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.
E-mail | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy | Thank you

Contact Us | About Us | Site Map