turkey picadillo with white rice

Turkey Picadillo

Enjoy a delicious and satisfying but incredibly simple meal with this Turkey Picadillo recipe! Made in less than an hour and filled with nutrient-dense and flavorful ingredients.

Prep: 10Cook: 60Total: 1 hour 10 minutes
Yield 8 servings 1x


  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 large yellow onion, diced
  • 1 red pepper, diced
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 lbs ground turkey (I use 93/7)
  • 2 tsp smoked paprika
  • 2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 cup diced green olives
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 15oz can tomato sauce (7oz)
  • 1 cup chicken stock


  1. In a large dutch oven or pot, heat olive oil. Once hot, add onions and peppers and cook for 4-5 minutes.
  2. Add in minced garlic and ground turkey and cook until no longer pink.
  3. Add in all spices, olives, raisins, diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, and chicken stock. Stir until well combined. Let simmer over medium heat for 50 minutes, stirring occasionally throughout.
  4. Serve over rice.
Author: ErinCategory: dinner, lunch, meal-prep, gluten-freeMethod: stovetopCuisine: ItalianDiet: Gluten Free