Slimming World’s turkey, broccoli and pasta gratin Recipe

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  • Healthy
  • Low-fat
  • Slimming World





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Turkey contains less fat than chicken and tastes delicious baked in this satisfying pasta gratin. Serve it up for dinner whether you’re watching what you eat or not.


  • 170g/6oz dried pasta shapes, such as fusilli
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 227g/8oz broccoli florets
  • 2 sticks celery, thinly sliced
  • 340g/12oz cooked skinless turkey breast, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 511ml/18fl oz passata with herbs
  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed
  • 28g/1oz fresh wholemeal breadcrumbs
  • 1-2tsp dried Herbes de Provence, or dried mixed herbs
  • You'll also need:
  • 4 individual gratin dishes, or a single shallow 1.75 litre/3 pint flame-proof serving dish


  • Bring a large saucepan of water to the boil over a high heat, add the pasta and a pinch of salt and cook according to the packet instructions. Drain well and set aside.

  • Meanwhile bring another medium saucepan of water to the boil, add the broccoli, celery and a pinch of salt and boil for 5 mins, or until the broccoli is just beginning to soften. Drain well, rinse under cold running water, drain again and set aside.

  • Preheat the grill to medium-high.

  • Place the turkey in a clean saucepan on a medium hea tand stir in the passata along with the garlic, broccoli, celery and pasta, then simmer for 5 mins. Season to taste.

  • Pour the turkey mixture into 4 individual gratin dishes, or a single shallow 1.75 litre/3 pint flame-proof serving dish. Scatter the breadcrumbs and herbs evenly over the top, then grill until the sauce is bubbling and the crumbs are crisp and golden. Serve hot.

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