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30-Minute Ground Turkey and Sweet Potato Skillet - quick, easy, paleo, keto, whole30, healthy | TheRoastedRoot.net
Ground Turkey and Sweet Potato Skillet
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
Course: Main Course
Keyword: healthy dinner, low-carb, paleo, whole30
Servings: 3 to 4 people
Author: Julia
  • 2 Tbsp avocado oil
  • 1/2 medium yellow onion finely chopped
  • 1 large sweet potato chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt to taste
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth or water
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes halved
  • 3 chives chopped
  1. Heat the avocado oil in a large cast iron skillet. Add the onion and saute, stirring occasionally, until onion begins to sweat, about 3 minutes. Add the sweet potato, cover, and cook for 5 minutes.

  2. Remove cover, scoot potatoes to the side, add meat and seasoning. Brown on each side 2 minutes. Stir to mix sweet potato and turkey together. Add broth. Cover and cook 5 minutes.

  3. Remove cover, cook 2 minutes.

  4. Add chopped tomatoes and chives and cook just until everything is warm. Serve and enjoy!