Heat the oil in a large pot over medium heat, add onion, celery, poblano peppers, stir occasionally until vegetables are soft, about 5-7 minutes.
Add garlic, cumin, coriander and cayenne, stir until fragrant, 30 seconds,
Add ground turkey, cook breaking up the meat with a spoon until meat is no longer pink.
Add white beans, broth and oregano, partially cover, stirring occasionally for 20 minutes.
Add hominy, salt and additional cayenne to taste, continue cooking about 10 minutes.
Top each with 1 tablespoon yogurt and 1 1/2 teaspoon of cilantro, serve with lime wedge.
Wild Rice with Apples, Pecans and Cranberries
Nutty wild rice combines with sweet apples and cranberries for a delicious, robust side dish.
A chemical in cranberries is know to protect brain cells from damage and degeneration. The antioxidants in apples help protect your brain against oxidative stress and the magnesium in the wild rice may boost your energy levels.
OVEN TEMPERATURE: 325 degrees F
COOKING TIME: 3 hours
SERVING SIZE: 1/2 cup
YIELD: 16 Servings
1 1/2 c. Wild rice
3/4 c. Brown rice, short grain
1 1/2 qt. broth, vegetable, low sodium
2 tsp. Salt
1 tbsp. Extra virgin olive oil
1/2 c. Onions finely chopped
1 c. Celery diced
2 tbsp. Garlic finely chopped
1 tbsp. Butter
2 Granny smith apples cored, diced
1/2 c. Pecans toasted, coarsely chopped
1/4 c. Sage chopped
1/2 c. cranberries, dried
Cook wild rice and brown rice according to instructions on package. Let sit for 10-15 minutes after cooking liquid is absorbed and taken off heat.
While grains are cooking, prepare remaining ingredients.
Heat a heavy skillet over medium, add oil and then onion. Stirring often until onion begins to soften (about 3 minutes). Add celery and salt. Continue to cook until celery is tender, about anther 3 to 4 minutes. Stir in garlic and cook, stirring until its fragrant (another 30-60 seconds.
Remove from heat and transfer to a bowl. Add cooked grains and stir together.
Return to skillet to stove and cook over medium-high heat. Add butter and when subsides, add apples. Stir while cooking about 5 minutes. Remove and add to grains. Add remaining ingredients and stir together. Season to taste.
Transfer to a lightly greased baking dish, cover with foil and warm at 325 degrees F for 20-30 minutes before serving.
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