Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

 Turkey Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

 I love appetizers that could easily work as a light meal.  These Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups are deliciously different and provide a satisfying crunch. 

Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

Ingredients:

1 lb ground turkey breast
1Tbsp coconut oil
1 large or 2 medium sweet potatoes, cut into ½ inch dice
½ tsp salt
¼ tsp pepper
3 cloves garlic
3 Tbsp soy sauce
2 Tbsp orange juice
¼ cup water
24 wonton wrappers
1 lemon {optional}

 

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Layer two wonton wrappers in a muffin cup ensuring cup is covered.   Repeat for remaining 11 muffins cups.

Heat coconut oil over medium heat. Saute onion and garlic. Add turkey and cook, stirring to crumble until done. Season with ½ tsp salt and ¼ tsp pepper.

 Add soy sauce and orange juice. Add sweet potatoes and ¼ cup water. Bring to simmer and cook until sweet potatoes are fork tender.

 Spoon mixture into prepared wonton cups. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes or until wontons begin to brown. Remove from oven and squeeze lemon juice on top.

 Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

Turkey & Sweet Potato Wonton Cups
Ingredients
  • 1 lb ground turkey breast
  • 1 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 large or 2 medium sweet potatoes cut into ½ inch dice
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp pepper
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 3 Tbsp soy sauce
  • 2 Tbsp orange juice
  • ¼ cup water
  • 24 wonton wrappers
  • 1 lemon {optional}
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Layer two wonton wrappers in a muffin cup ensuring cup is covered. Repeat for remaining 11 muffins cups.
  2. Heat coconut oil over medium heat. Saute onion and garlic. Add turkey and cook, stirring to crumble until done. Season with ½ tsp salt and ¼ tsp pepper.
  3. Add soy sauce and orange juice. Add sweet potatoes and ¼ cup water. Bring to simmer and cook until sweet potatoes are fork tender.
  4. Spoon mixture into prepared wonton cups. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes or until wontons begin to brown. Remove from oven and squeeze lemon juice on top.

Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

Enjoy!

 

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26 thoughts on “Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups

  1. I have never seen anything like this… what a wonderful appetizer for any part or occasion! Thank you chickie!

  2. YUM! This looks too delicious!! I love anything that is a finger food!! You are talking my language!! I think I might just make this tomorrow night!! THanks for sharing!! Jeanne

  3. I have never heard of this before, but it looks like something I need to make and eat. Glad it includes two healthy foods — turkey and sweet potato. Thanks for sharing.

  4. I recently discovered won ton wrappers and am now constantly looking for new recipes that use them. This one looks tasty and a keeper. Thanks for sharing.

  5. I agree, these Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups are deliciously different . i have never tried anything like this before, but I would love to try it. Thank you for sharing this recipe.

  6. I like all these appetizer suggestions. I would love to try the Turkey and Sweet Potato Wonton Cups at our next family gathering.
    I have a cheese ball that I make and have lots of different crackers to go with it. It is a big favorite with our family.

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