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Turkey Tetrazzini

  Mushrooms 10 Ounce, sliced thin
  Unsalted butter 5 Tablespoon
  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Milk 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Chicken broth 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Dry white wine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Spaghetti 10 Ounce
  Coarsely chopped cooked turkey 3 Cup (48 tbs) (Including Cooked Giblets If Desired)
  Cooked peas 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Freshly grated parmesan 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Fine fresh bread crumbs 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

In a large heavy saucepan cook the mushrooms in 1/4 cup of the butter over moderate heat, stirring, until most of the liquid they give off has evaporated, stir in the flour, and cook the mixture over low heat, stirring, for 3 minutes.
Add in a stream the milk, the broth, and the wine, stirring, bring the mixture to a boil, stirring, and simmer the sauce for 5 minutes.
In a kettle of boiling salted water cook the spaghetti until it is al dente and drain it well.
In a large bowl combine well the spaghetti, the mushroom sauce, the turkey, the peas, and salt and pepper to taste, stir in 1/3 cup of the Parmesan, and transfer the mixture to a buttered shallow 3-quart casserole.
In a small bowl combine well the remaining 1/3 cup Parmesan, the bread crumbs, and salt and pepper to taste, sprinkle the mixture evenly over the Tetrazzini, and dot the top with the remaining 1 tablespoon butter, cut into bits.
The Tetrazzini may be prepared up to this point 1 month in advance and kept frozen, covered.
Bake the Tetrazzini in the middle of a preheated 375° F.oven for 30 to 40 minutes, or until it is bubbling and the top is golden.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3733 Calories from Fat 1154

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 131 g201%

Saturated Fat 69.2 g346.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 788.7 mg262.9%

Sodium 4498.7 mg187.4%

Total Carbohydrates 306 g102.1%

Dietary Fiber 12.8 g51.4%

Sugars 39.2 g

Protein 341 g681.9%

Vitamin A 78.5% Vitamin C 47.8%

Calcium 158.5% Iron 95.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Turkey Tetrazzini Recipe