Turkey Tamale Squares

Turkey Tamale Squares

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

20 min. prep 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 small (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


1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
sour cream
Salsa, if desired


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

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

Cut hot corn bread into 6 pieces. Place onto 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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