FORESTHILL FRIENDSHIP CLUB RECIPES

Wondering what to do with left over turkey? Turkey Tetrazzini is an answer to your left overs. From Foresthill’s Friendship Club 2010 Cookbook “Recipes Old and New”, turkey tetrazzini makes a wonderful meal on cold days. Uses 4 cups of cooked turkey left overs and tastes so good. What could be better than that?

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TURKEY TETRAZZINI

Ingredients:

4 cups cooked turkey cubed*

1 can 4oz mushrooms, stems and pieces, drained

1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (or Swiss or mozzarella)

White Sauce:

3 tab butter melted in medium saucepan

1/4 cup flour

2 cups broth, warmed 1 cup milk

Bread crumb topping:

1 cup packed Italian bread crumbs

1/4 cup melted butter

1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese

Directions:

Cook thin spaghetti following directions on label. 1/2 box or 1/2 lb.

Melt butter, take off stove and stir in flour until smooth stirring constantly until sauce thickens and bubbles. Stir for about 2 minutes

Add 1 cup shredded cheese (or Swiss or Mozzarella) stirring until smooth. About two more minutes. Add 4 cups cooked turkey. Reserve one cup sauce and mix remainder in a bowl with cooked spaghetti. Add mixture to a 9x13” baking pan. Pour reserved 1 cup sauce over and add bread crumbs topping.

Bread crumb topping:

1 cup packed Italian bread crumbs, 1/4 cup melted butter,

1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese. Stir until combined. Spread over dish.

Bake at 350 Degrees for 30 to 40 minutes.

*cooked chicken can also be used in this recipe instead of turkey.

Recipe by Margaret Venturini

Article submitted by

Margaret Venturini, Foresthill Friendship Club

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