Juicy Turkey Breast

Juicy Turkey Breast Recipe

This Juicy Turkey Breast recipe can be made in the slow cooker or the pressure cooker … it’s your choice! This dish is perfect for meal prepping; simply make this on a Sunday and use it in soups, salads, sandwiches, or eat it as-is.

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Juicy Turkey Breast
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Juicy Turkey Breast

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 5
Calories: 176kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 (3-5 pound/1.4-2.2 kilogram) fresh turkey breast
  • ½ cup (120 mL) gluten-free turkey or chicken stock
  • 1 medium onion , quartered
  • 1 large stalk celery , chopped
  • ½ teaspoon (3 g) kosher or fine sea salt
  • ½ teaspoon (1.2 g) freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme

Instructions

Pressure Cooker Directions:

  • Place turkey breast into the pressure cooker and pour stock evenly over the top. Nestle the onion and celery around the edges. Sprinkle salt and pepper on top and add fresh thyme sprigs. Lock the lid and set to high for 25 minutes.
  • Naturally release pressure for 10 minutes before performing a quick release for any additional pressure. Before serving, check that the meat registers 165°F with an instant-read thermometer.

Slow Cooker Directions:

  • Use a 6-quart slow cooker. Place turkey breast into the slow cooker and pour stock evenly over the top. Nestle the onion and celery around the edges. Sprinkle salt and pepper on top and add fresh thyme sprigs. Cover and cook on low for 7-8 hours, or on high for about 6 hours. Before serving, check that the meat registers 165°F with an instant-read thermometer.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Juicy Turkey Breast
Amount Per Serving
Calories 176 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 1g5%
Cholesterol 85mg28%
Sodium 590mg25%
Potassium 435mg12%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 34g68%
Vitamin A 50IU1%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 27mg3%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Juicy Turkey Breast Recipe

Disclaimer: All nutrition facts on Simply Gluten Free are meant only as a guide and may differ depending on product brands used or ingredient substitutions. Some errors may occur, so you are encouraged to confirm the recipe’s ingredient and nutrition suitability for your own diet.
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