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Turkey-Basil Rolls

Photo: Oxmoor House
Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 5 mins
Yield 3 servings (serving size: 2 rolls and 2 tablespoons dipping sauce)
Thai seasoning blend is packed with flavor, but isn't spicy. Look for it in the Asian section of your supermarket. Prepare the filling ahead, if desired, but assemble the rolls just before serving.Prep: 10 minutes; Cook: 5 minutes


  • Cooking spray
  • 3/4 pound ground turkey
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt-free Thai seasoning blend (such as Frontier)
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup cabbage-and-carrot coleslaw
  • 6 (8-inch) round sheets rice paper
  • 12 basil leaves
  • 6 tablespoons light sesame-ginger dressing (such as Newman's Own)

Nutrition Information

  • calories 263
  • caloriesfromfat 30 %
  • fat 9 g
  • satfat 2 g
  • monofat 4.5 g
  • polyfat 2.3 g
  • protein 24.5 g
  • carbohydrate 20.8 g
  • fiber 0.4 g
  • cholesterol 65 mg
  • iron 2.3 mg
  • sodium 589 mg
  • calcium 9 mg

How to Make It

  1. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Coat with cooking spray. Add turkey and next 3 ingredients; cook 5 minutes or until done. Combine turkey mixture and coleslaw in a medium bowl.

  2. Add hot water to a large, shallow dish to a depth of 1 inch. Place 1 rice paper sheet in dish; let stand 30 seconds or just until soft. Place sheet on a flat surface. Arrange 2 basil leaves on top third of sheet. Arrange 1/3 cup turkey mixture on bottom third of sheet. Folding sides of sheet over filling and starting with filled side, roll up jelly-roll fashion. Gently press seam to seal. Place roll, seam side down, on a serving platter (cover to keep from drying).

  3. Repeat procedure with remaining sheets, basil, and turkey mixture. Slice each roll in half diagonally. Serve rolls with dressing as a dipping sauce.

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