Paleo Turkey Chili

Ingredients

1.5lbs ground turkey

1 clove garlic

2 T olive oil

1/2 cup chopped celery

1 cup diced carrots

2 T chili powder

1 T cumin

1 T oregano

1 T salt

1/4 T cayenne

4 cups chopped zucchini

15 oz. tomato sauce

15 oz. diced tomatoes

Directions

Saute’ garlic,onion, and olive oil in cast iron skillet. Add ground turkey and brown. Add carrots, celery and spices. Stir to combine. Add zucchini, tomato sauce and tomato paste. Combine well. Simmer on low until zucchini is tender (approximately 10 minutes). Enjoy!

Melissa is a registered dietitian living and working in NYC for over a decade. While she is a dietitian by profession, Melissa believes that being healthy does not just mean from a dietary perspective. To her, health encompasses eating nutritious foods, exercising, and balancing mental well-being.