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Turkey Tetrazzini with Cheddar and Parmesan

INGREDIENTS

4 cups (12 ounces) whole wheat ziti or penne pasta, cooked according to package directions
2 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup flour
3 cups low-fat milk
1 cup fat-free chicken broth
1/2 cup dry white wine (or additional chicken broth)
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 cups sliced white button mushrooms
2 cups diced, cooked turkey breast (1/2 inch dice)
1/3 cup frozen peas
1/2 cup shredded, reduced-fat Cheddar cheese
1/2 teaspoon pepper (optional)

PROCEDURE

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Spray a shallow two to three-quart baking dish with cooking spray; set aside.
  • In a large saucepan over medium heat, melt butter and stir in flour. Cook, stirring constantly, about 2 minutes. Whisk in milk, chicken broth, wine and pepper (optional); bring mixture to a boil. Stir in mushrooms, reduce heat and cook, stirring frequently about 10 minutes or until mixture thickens and mushrooms are softened.
  • Stir Parmesan cheese, pasta, turkey and peas into the milk mixture; spoon into prepared dish. Top with Cheddar cheese and cover loosely with foil. Bake about 45 minutes or until bubbling at edges and heated through.
  • Note: Pasta is 4 cups dry/8 cups cooked
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