Okay guys, I assumed I’d do one thing a bit extra all-American, consolation meals fashion for this week’s meal prep. This Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaf Meal prep comprises my veggie-packed Mini Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaves, my new favourite Skillet Mac and Cheese, and a few easy inexperienced beans with butter, salt, and pepper. It’s a basic combo that you just’ll look ahead to consuming every day. And let me let you know, I didn’t notice how amazingly scrumptious the ketchup glaze on the loaves could be when paired with the sharp cheddar mac. OMG. It is like heaven.
The different beauty of this combo is that as a result of the 2 facet dishes are actually quick and straightforward to make, I used to be capable of clear up my dishes AND put together the 2 sides whereas the turkey loaves have been within the oven. The Mini Garden Turkey Loaves do take some work with all of the vegetable prep, however as soon as they’re within the oven you possibly can multi-task and have the entire meal completed in by the point they’re completed baking. Oh, and when you have a meals processor, you possibly can have the greens shredded in about 30 seconds utilizing the processors shredding attachment and save a LOT of labor. 👍
If you’re not into mac and cheese another choice for a facet dish for these little mini Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaves is Spinach and Feta Mashed Potatoes. That’s what I paired the loaves with the primary time I made them and it was nice!
Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaf Meal Prep
These containers look small, however they’re fairly deep. There is sort of a little bit of meals packed in there.
This Meal Prep Includes:
eight Mini Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaves (2 per field): $6.29
1 Recipe Skillet Mac and Cheese: $2.59
1 lb. Green Beans + 1 Tbsp butter + Salt & Pepper: $2.33
Total Cost: $11.21
Cost Per Meal: $2.80
** The containers used within the photographs have been bought from Amazon and may be discovered right here.**
- The recipe for the Mini Garden Vegetable Turkey Loaves makes 12 mini-loaves. These little guys are freezable, so you possibly can freeze the additional 4, or when you have a giant urge for food, give every meal field three little loaves.
- The recipe for the Skillet Mac and Cheese is listed as two servings, however these are HUGE servings. I simply had sufficient for 4 facet dishes.
- I cooked the inexperienced beans by inserting them in a pot with about one inch of water. Place a lid on the pot and switch the warmth on to medium-high. Let the water boil and steam the beans simply till they turn out to be barely tender. Keep them slightly below cooked so they don’t over prepare dinner if you reheat your packing containers. Drain the water, add the butter, stir, after which prime with salt and pepper.
- If you don’t like your meals touching, think about using a divided container, like these.
Go forward, make your coworkers jealous. 😉