Healthy Turkey Salad Pockets

Categorized as: Salads, Sandwiches
Makes 6 servings.


2 cups diced cooked turkey
5 ounces pitted dried plums, quartered
½ cup sliced celery
½ cup plain nonfat yogurt
¼ cup sliced green onions
1 tablespoon sweet-hot mustard
3 whole-wheat pita breads, halved
6 lettuce leaves


1. In medium bowl, combine turkey, dried plums, celery, yogurt, green onions and mustard until thoroughly mixed. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Store, covered, in refrigerator for up to 3 days. To serve, open pita pocket half, place 1 lettuce leaf and spoon ½ cup turkey mixture inside.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories 233
Cholesterol 33mg
9% of Calories from Fat
Fat 2g
Sodium 357mg
Carbohydrates 35g
Protein 19g
Fiber 4g

Additional comments:

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