Filed Under: Healthy | Salad | Tacos | Turkey | Weeknight

Healthy Turkey Taco Salad

Recipe By Tessa Arias
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February 3rd, 2014

This Healthy Turkey Taco Salad is the perfect tasty, nutritious, and fulfilling lunch or dinner. Make it ahead of time to eat throughout the week!

Yield: 4 servings

About Tessa...

I share trusted baking recipes your friends will LOVE alongside insights into the science of sweets. I'm a professionally trained chef, cookbook author, and cookie queen. I love to write about all things sweet, carb-y, and homemade. I live in Phoenix, Arizona (hence the blog name!)

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    Taylor @ FoodFaithFitness — February 3, 2014 at 4:21 am

    Unfortunately I don’t have any videos/websites/books/advice to help you out…but I sure hope that you feel better soon! My weekend was great as it was my first anniversary 🙂
    Seriously though, this salad is da bomb! <— not sure why I said that, but it just seems fitting. Love a good taco salad, especially a healthy one!

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      Tessa — February 3, 2014 at 1:48 pm

      I’m feeling much better today thanks! Congratulations on your anniversary 🙂

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    Cookbook Queen — February 3, 2014 at 6:43 am

    Perfect weeknight dinner!! Get better soon 🙂

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    Crystinna — February 3, 2014 at 11:07 am

    Definitely would suggest “The Happiness Project” as a great life read and “How to Be Richer, Smarter and Better-Looking Than Your Parents” is more business mixed with humor. A lot like Chelsea Handler! Hope you like them too 🙂

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      Tessa — February 3, 2014 at 1:49 pm

      Thanks so much!! I’ve heard great things about The Happiness Project and I Chelsea Handler-type humor so I’m definitely adding those two books to my wishlist.

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    Stacia Carlton — February 3, 2014 at 1:19 pm

    really enjoyed the Gary Vaynerchuk interview! So interesting… bought the book too 🙂 thanks

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      Tessa — February 3, 2014 at 1:50 pm

      I’m glad you enjoyed it! My copy of the book should be coming tomorrow and I’m so excited to delve into everything. Hopefully it teaches us both some new things 🙂

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    Gaby — February 3, 2014 at 8:39 pm

    The salad looks like a wonderful weekday lunch! Hope you are feeling much better!

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    Edward Antrobus — February 3, 2014 at 9:52 pm

    I love taco salad. My wife and I have almost completely phased out ground beef from our diets and use ground turkey for everything we used ground beef for instead. Of course, for taco salad, i typically just use diced chicken cooked in my own brand of taco seasoning.

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