Healthy Turkey Lentil Chili
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Crockpot turkey and lentil chili is a healthy family dinner. Perfect for fall nights when the temperatures are dropping. Stores great in the freezer too!
Serves: 4-6
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 lb ground turkey
  • ½ yellow onion, diced
  • 4 gloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup dry green lentils, uncooked
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 8 oz tomato sauce
  • 14.5 oz diced tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp dried Italian seasoning
  • Salt and pepper
  • Your choice of toppings
  1. Heat olive oil on large pan over medium heat. Add turkey and cook until brown. Add onions and garlic and cook until onions are soft and translucent.
  2. Add turkey mixture to crockpot.
  3. Add lentils, vegetable broth, tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, and all spices. Stir.
  4. Cook on low 4-6 hours or high 2-3 hours.
Recipe by Meg's Meal Planning at