Turkey-Apple Gyros

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Turkey-Apple Gyros

Recipe Summary

Preparation time: 30 minutes

Number of servings: 4

Ingredients

    • 1 medium Golden Delicious apple, cored and thinly sliced
    • 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
    • 1 cup thinly sliced onion
    • 1 medium red bell pepper, cut into thin strips
    • 1 medium green bell pepper, cut into thin strips
    • 1 tsp olive oil
    • 8 oz cooked turkey breast meat, cut into thin strips
    • 6 whole-wheat pita bread rounds, lightly toasted
    • 1/2 cup plain low-fat yogurt
    • 1 garlic clove, minced

Directions

Toss apple with lemon juice; set aside.

In a large nonstick skillet, saute onion and peppers in hot oil, stirring frequently until crisp-tender. Add turkey to skillet, and stir until heated through. Stir in apple mixture.

In a separate bowl, add garlic to yogurt and mix.

Fold pitas in half, and fill with turkey mixture. Drizzle with yogurt mixture.

Nutrition Facts
Turkey-Apple Gyros
Serving Size 1/4 of recipe
Amount Per Serving 
Calories 250 Calories from Fat 25
 
% Daily Value (DV)* 
Total Fat 3g 5%
Saturated Fat 1g 3%
Cholesterol 25mg 8%
Sodium 300mg 13%
Total Carbohydrates 37g 12%
Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
Sugars 10g
Protein 21g  
Vitamin A 40 %
Vitamin C 150%
Calcium 8 %
Iron 15%
   
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000-calorie diet.
Diabetic Exchange**
Carbohydrates 2
Meat 1
Fruit 0
Vegetable 0
Milk 0
Fat 1
Other 0

** Diabetic exchanges are calculated based on the American Diabetes Association Exchange System. This site rounds exchanges up or down to equal whole numbers. Therefore, partial exchanges are not included.



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Recipes that are "low fat," "low calorie," low cholesterol," and/or "low sodium" conform to the relevant criteria from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
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