Turkey Tamale Squares

Turkey Tamale Squares

A flavorful ground turkey mixture is served ovr cornbread and then sprinkled with cheese.

20 min.prep time 60 min.total time
6 servings
000 Ratings


Corn Bread

1 (8 to 14-ounce) package corn bread mix


2 teaspoons vegetable oil
1/3 cup chopped green pepper
1 medium (1/2 cup) onion, chopped
4 ounces ground turkey
1 (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed, drained*
1 (14-ounce) can tomato sauce
1 (1 1/4-ounce) package taco seasoning mix


2 ounces (1/2 cup) LAND O LAKES® Cheddar Cheese, shredded
Salsa, if desired


Prepare corn bread mix according to package directions for 8-inch square pan.

Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet heat oil; add green pepper and onion. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are crisply tender (2 to 3 minutes). Add ground turkey. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, until turkey is no longer pink (5 to 7 minutes). Stir in beans, tomato sauce and seasoning mix. Continue cooking over medium heat until mixture is heated through and bubbly (4 to 6 minutes).

To serve, cut hot corn bread into 6 pieces. Place on individual serving plates; top each with 1/2 cup hot filling. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve with sour cream and salsa.

*Substitute 1 (15 1/2-ounce) can pinto beans, rinsed, drained.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 370

Fat: 13g

Cholesterol: 55mg

Sodium: 1310mg

Carbohydrates: 49g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 15g

Recipe #8074©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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