This turkey breast recipe has a preparation time of 8 minutes and a broil time of 9 minutes. So this is a quick and easy recipe and an excellent heart healthy choice. Add a fresh salad or spiced carrot sticks for a healthy, filling meal. Serving size: 2.
1 turkey breast tenderloin (about 8 ounces)
1 1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
1 1/2 teaspoons olive oil or cooking oil
1/4 teaspoon seasoned salt
1/4 teaspoon dried sage leaves, crushed
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tablespoon apple jelly, melted
4 very thin slices lemon
Fresh sage leaves (optional)
Preheat broiler. Split turkey tenderloin in half horizontally to make two portions, each about 1/2 inch thick. Place turkey on the unheated rack of a broiler pan. In a small bowl, combine lemon juice, oil, seasoned salt, dried sage, and garlic. Brush mixture on both sides of each turkey portion.
Broil turkey 4 to 5 inches from the heat for 5 minutes. Turn turkey; place lemon slices on turkey. Broil for 2 minutes more. Using a clean brush, brush with apple jelly. Broil for 2 to 3 minutes more or until tender and no longer pink (170 degrees F). Slice the turkey. If desired, garnish with fresh sage leaves.