Smoky Turkey Almond Mole

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Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
10 min 20 min 4
Smoky Turkey Almond Mole
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1/2 cup Almonds, toasted
2 pepper Anaheim chili, dried
199 gm Chipotle chiles in adobo sauce
4 sprig Cilantro (coriander) (optional)
1 1/2 cup Crushed tomatoes canned
1/2 tsp Cumin
1 clove(s) Garlic (crushed)
1 tbsp Granulated sugar
1 dash Ground cloves
1/4 tsp Salt
2 small tortilla(s) Tortilla, corn (torn into small pieces)
2 breast Turkey breast, skinless (cooked, chopped)
1/2 tsp Vegetable oil
1 3/4 cup Vegetable stock/broth
1 tbsp White wine vinegar
1 cup sliced Yellow onion


Place almonds in a food processor; process until smooth (about 2 1/2 minutes), scraping sides of bowl once. Set aside.

Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add Anaheim chiles; sauté 1 minute or until softened. Add onion and garlic; saute 4 minutes or until onion is lightly browned.

Remove 1 chipotle chile from can; cut chipotle chile in half. Add 1 chile half to onion mixture. Reserve remaining chiles and adobo sauce for another use. Add tomatoes, sugar, cumin, salt, cloves, torn tortilla and vegetable broth; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Spoon mixture into food processor; process until smooth. Return mixture to pan; stir in almond butter and vinegar; cook 1 minute. Stir in turkey. Garnish with cilantro, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 701
Calories from fat 144
Calories from saturated fat 27.2
Total Fat 16.0 g
Saturated Fat 3.0 g
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 6.4 g
Monounsaturated Fat 12.8 g
Cholesterol 276 mg
Sodium 1093 mg
Potassium 2296 mg
Total Carbohydrate 24.0 g
Dietary Fiber 6.5 g
Sugars 12.0 g
Protein 118 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion

Grain 0.2
Meat 5.3
Meat Alternative 0.5
Vegetables 1.3

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