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Turkey Cutlets with Garlic Butter Sauce

Turkey Cutlet Recipe
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  • Servings : 3 to 4
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 10m
  • Ready In : 15m

Nutritional Info

This information is per serving.

  • Calories

  • Calories from Fat

  • Total Fat

    3.5 g
  • Saturated Fat

    1.1 g
  • Trans Fat

    0.0 g
  • Cholesterol

    51 mg
  • Sodium

    1256 mg
  • Total Carbohydrates

    5.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber

    0.8 g
  • Sugars

    4.1 g
  • Protein

    19.7 g
  • Vitamin A

  • Vitamin C

  • Calcium

  • Iron


This is one of the easiest turkey cutlet recipes you will find.

We have a few great recipes for turkey on the site and this is one of them.

It uses turkey cutlets, which are thin slices of turkey breast meat.

Turkey Cutlets with Garlic Butter Sauce

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  • 1 pound turkey cutlets (turkey breast, thinly sliced)
  • 1/2 teaspoon oil
  • 1 teaspoon butter
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup chopped parsley
  • 1/2 cup chicken stock


Step 1

Pound the turkey slices with a meat pounder until they are as thin as possible.

Step 2

Heat the oil in a frying pan and add the butter. Sauté slices until they are lightly browned on each side. You may need to do this in batches.

Step 3

Remove to a platter, sprinkle with salt and pepper and cover to keep hot.

Step 4

Add the chopped garlic and parsley to the oil and butter in the pan and add half of the chicken stock. Bring to a boil, scraping the sides of the pan.

Step 5

Add the remaining stock and continue to cook until the sauce is reduced by half the volume. Pour over turkey slices.


  • Replace the turkey with an equal amount of boneless chicken breast meat for an easy chicken cutlet recipe.
  • Replace 1/2 the chopped parsley with chopped fresh sage or 1/4 teaspoon of ground sage for turkey cutlets with just a bit of that holiday turkey taste.
  • Replace 1/2 the chopped parsley with chopped fresh rosemary or 1/4 teaspoon of ground rosemary for a turkey recipe with a different twist.

This turkey recipe is wonderful for company, but so quick and easy to make you can have it any day of the week.

Turkey is a very underused meat. We think of it around the holidays, but seldom other than that. It’s actually a wonderful meat to use any time of the year. Turkey is a lean and healthy protein that takes flavors well.

This wonderful turkey recipe suits so many different dietary needs. It is a gluten free recipe, a low carb recipe, a diabetic recipe and suits Paleo diets too.

Look here to see why turkey is so healthy for us.

If you like our turkey cutlet recipes you will find more turkey recipes here, including recipes for turkey leftovers.

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