How to Store Ground Turkey
Store raw ground turkey in its original container (or one that’s air-tight) for up to three days before cooking or freezing.
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How to Freeze Ground Turkey
While you can certainly overwrap the turkey in its original packaging, the best method is to remove it, place it in a freezer bag, and eliminate as much of the air as possible before placing it in your freezer. Frozen ground turkey can last up to four months if freezer burn is not present.
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How to Thaw Ground Turkey
Ground turkey can be thawed in the microwave or in a bowl of cold water (while still in the freezer bag), but must be cooked immediately. Ground turkey thawed in the fridge will have up to two days before it must be cooked and consumed.
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This is a slight twist on a traditional lasagna using a creamy béchamel white sauce and an Italian spiced turkey and artichoke mixture layered between a trio of lovely melted cheeses. The béchamel sauce adds a rich luxurious texture to the lasagna and complements the ricotta, mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses. Italian spices of oregano and thyme enhance the artichoke and turkey flavors transforming this dish into a warm and comforting meal perfect for any time of the year. Buon appetito!
For a non-meat alternative, try our easy vegetarian lasagna recipe or spinach lasagna recipe.