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Turkey Meatball & Olive Casserole

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Ingredients
  Uncooked rotini pasta 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Ground turkey 1⁄2 Pound
  Dry bread crumbs 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1 , slightly beaten
  Dried minced onion 2 Teaspoon
  White wine worcestershire sauce 2 Teaspoon
  Dried italian seasoning 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Canned condensed cream of celery soup 10 3⁄4 Ounce (1 Can)
  Low fat plain yogurt 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pimiento stuffed green olives 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), sliced
  Italian style bread crumbs 3 Tablespoon
  Margarine/Butter 1 Tablespoon, melted
Directions

PREHEAT oven to 350°F.
Spray 2-quart round casserole with nonstick cooking spray.
COOK pasta according to package directions until al dente.
Drain and set aside.
Meanwhile, COMBINE turkey, 1/4 cup bread crumbs, egg, onion, Worcestershire, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper in medium bowl.
Shape mixture into 1-inch meatballs.
HEAT oil in medium skillet over high heat until hot.
Add meatballs in single layer; cook until lightly browned on all sides and still pink in centers, turning frequently.
Do not overcook.
Remove from skillet; drain on paper towels.
MIX soup and yogurt in large bowl.
Add pasta, meatballs and olives; stir gently to combine.
Transfer to prepared dish.
COMBINE 3 tablespoons bread crumbs and margarine in small bowl; sprinkle evenly over casserole.
Sprinkle lightly with paprika, if desired.
BAKE, covered, 30 minutes.
Uncover and bake 12 minutes or until meatballs are no longer pink in centers and casserole is hot and bubbly Garnish with herbs, if desired.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Meat
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes

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