Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner

Leave the identical previous Corned Beef behind for this Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner made with all the identical pickling spices and roasted greens.

There are some superb corned beef recipes right here on the weblog together with Crock Pot Corned Beef and Cabbage and Corned Beef and Cabbage Soup which use the basic beef brisket in them.

Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner on plate Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner

Instead of utilizing brisket in the present day, we use turkey breast on this recipe utilizing all the identical pickling substances. And as an alternative of boiling the greens together with the meat we roast it together with the turkey within the oven.

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Corned Beef is a scrumptious conventional springtime favourite recipe all of us love but it surely’s additionally made utilizing brisket which is larger in factors than most individuals can handle.

We’re altering issues up a bit, utilizing turkey and roasting our greens to get the very best and extra daring flavors out of all of our substances.

Roasted Corned Beef Vegetables on baking sheet

The outcomes are nothing wanting DELICIOUS. Yes, nothing will totally change the flavors of corned beef, however you possibly can nonetheless really feel such as you’re participating in all of the enjoyable with this scrumptious recipe.

OR, if you’d like an much more enjoyable approach of roasting off the potatoes on this recipe you possibly can attempt together with my Rotisserie Roasted Potatoes which style like that scrumptious rotisserie hen pores and skin however on potatoes and with out the added fats of hen pores and skin. They’re one in every of our favourite aspect dishes!

Plus, since we’re utilizing turkey we solely need to rely the factors within the potatoes, oil and small spoonful of brown sugar, so you possibly can benefit from the basic flavors with out stressing the factors!

Corned Turkey Dinner with Cabbage, Carrots and Potatoes

Corned Beef Pickling Ingredients:

Corned beef will get it’s flavors from a salty brine and a handful of pickling substances together with allspice, mustard seeds, coriander, cloves, peppercorns, cardamom and cinnamon.

In this recipe we use the bottom variations of those spices with only a trace of brown sugar to recreate the flavors. Roasted at a excessive temperature permits for us to brown the surface of the turkey whereas sustaining a juicy inside.

For our functions since we aren’t brining and we’re utilizing the spices straight on the turkey we additionally add a small quantity of brown sugar to mood all of the spices. Don’t fear the corned turkey received’t style candy, simply balanced.

How to Roast a Juicy Turkey Breast:

We selected a boneless turkey breast with the pores and skin on. Since we aren’t consuming the pores and skin we didn’t wish to waste it by crisping it on high, we wished the turkey breast to get some good browning. We as an alternative flipped the meat pores and skin aspect down onto the baking sheet.

By conserving the pores and skin on the underside it gave the underside of the turkey breast a fats barrier to maintain it from drying out whereas the highest was browning. We then simply discard the pores and skin and benefit from the turkey with the browned high.

This methodology additionally lets us roast at the next temperature than we usually would, giving the highest an opportunity to brown with only a little bit of olive oil sprayed on high.

Roasted Turkey Breast on Baking Sheet

And, if you happen to’re nervous in regards to the pan you possibly can line it with parchment paper or a silicone mat first. I used to be capable of wash the pan simply, however this baking sheet is from Williams-Sonoma and it’s the very best.

How to season a turkey breast:

We created a pickling spice dry rub and rubbed it on the highest of our turkey in addition to between the pores and skin and the underside of the turkey. Even although we’re discarding the pores and skin, the turkey advantages from being seasoned on all sides.

Roasted Turkey Breast

Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner

Leave the identical previous Corned Beef behind for this Corned Turkey and Cabbage Dinner made with all the identical pickling spices and roasted greens.



  • 1/2 teaspoon floor allspice
  • 1/2 teaspoon floor mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon floor coriander
  • 1/Four teaspoon floor floor ginger
  • 1/Four teaspoon floor cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon floor cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse floor black pepper
  • 1 bay leaf, crumbled very finely
  • Olive oil spray
  • 1/2 turkey breast, boneless and pores and skin on (1 of the two breast halves, about 3.5 kilos)


  • 1 head cabbage, minimize into eight wedges
  • Four carrots, peeled and minimize into 1/2 inch cash
  • 1 pound yukon gold potatoes, minimize into 1″ chunks
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/Four teaspoon coarse floor black pepper


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 levels.
  2. Mix all of the spices (together with the brown sugar) collectively.
  3. Pull the pores and skin up from the meat and rub half of the spices onto the turkey.
  4. Put the turkey pores and skin aspect down onto your baking sheet and rub the remainder of the spices onto the highest of the turkey breast.
  5. Put the turkey into the oven to prepare dinner whilst you put together the greens (turkey will prepare dinner a complete of about 35 minutes).
  6. Toss the carrots and potatoes within the oil with the salt and pepper.
  7. Add them to the baking sheet.
  8. Add the cabbage wedges to the sheet and spray with a 1/2 second of olive oil spray.
  9. Add the greens to the oven and proceed cooking for an additional 30 minutes.
  10. Remove when turkey is cooked via and greens have simply began to brown.

Nutrition Information

Yield: eight servings, Serving Size: 6 ounces cooked turkey and 1/eighth the greens

  • Amount Per Serving:
  • Freestyle Points: 2
  • Points +: 7
  • Calories: 276 energy
  • Total Fat: 10g
  • Saturated Fat: 2.4g
  • Cholesterol: 74mg
  • Sodium: 256mg
  • Carbohydrates: 19.7g
  • Fiber: 3.8g
  • Sugar: 5.6g
  • Protein: 27.4g

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