Spicy Masala Strips with Thai Green Curry Squash Noodles

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 package (12 oz.) Spicy Masala turkey strips 
  • 2 + 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tsp minced ginger
  • 2 tsp garlic, chopped
  • 4 scallions (sliced into 1/8 slices) (white parts only—reserve the green for garnish)
  • 1 sweet red pepper (quartered, seeded and sliced)
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tbsp Thai green curry paste
  • 1 ½ cups low-sodium vegetable stock
  • 1 lb. green and yellow squash noodles
  • 4 oz. sugar snap or snow peas (cut in half)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Freshly sliced basil or cilantro leaves for flavor or garnish

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, add olive oil and Spicy Masala turkey strips. Cook for 2 minutes on each side. Turn over and repeat until internal temperature reaches 165°F. Transfer to a holding plate to let turkey rest and keep warm.
  2. Add oil to the saucepan with garlic, ginger, scallions, red pepper and salt. Then cook for 30 seconds to 1 minute until fragrant.
  3. Remove saucepan from heat and stir-in the curry paste. Return to heat to cook for 1 to 2 minutes.
  4. Add veg stock, along with squash noodles and snap peas.
  5. Increase heat to high and simmer for 3 to 5 minutes. Season with salt & pepper to taste.
  6. Gently stir-in the turkey strips along with basil and scallion greens. Divide between two warmed bowls and serve.