Three Cup Turkey
Essential Ingredient:
Turkey Thigh
500g turkey thigh

6 slices fresh root ginger

6 cloves of garlic (skin removed)

3 tablespoons sesame oil

3 tablespoons soy sauce

3 tablespoons dry sherry

1 teaspoon dark soy sauce

1 teaspoon cornflour

1 teaspoon brown sugar

1 bunch basil leaves

6 spring onions (sliced)

6 dried chillies (soaked in water)

Salt and pepper

To serve:
Serve with steamed rice.
Recipe from Love Food.
Originally from Taiwan, the 3 cups refers to the 1 cup of sesame oil,
soy sauce and sherry in this recipe.
  1. Cut turkey into bite size pieces
  2. Marinate in soy sauce, sugar and cornflour
  3. Heat the sesame oil in a large frying pan or a wok. Add in the garlic, ginger and chillies and fry until aromatic
  4. Add in the turkey and the spring onions. Quick fry for 5 minutes.
  5. Add in the sherry and dark soy sauce. Cover and lower the heat and simmer for 30 minutes
  6. Add in basil leaves. Stir well
View other All recipes

Italian Mini Turkey BurgersTurkey Chilli Con CarneButternut Squash and Turkey GoulashTurkey and Cauliflower BakeBaked turkey spring rollsTurkey alla cacciatoreSpring Turkey Pot PiesCoronation turkey picnic rollsOne Pot Herby Turkey and RiceSlow Cooked BBQ Pulled TurkeyTurkey and Stilton with Apricot and Cranberry Filo ParcelsTurkey Korma WhirlsTurkey and Ham PieTurkey BurgersCitrus Turkey Salad20 Minute Turkey Stir FryTurkey Piri Piri SaladHealthy Turkey Caesar SaladAsian turkey picnic wrapsPissaladiere with Turkey and Peppadew peppersTurkey ChilliChinese Turkey with Chillies and BasilTurkey Ham and Mushroom Pasta BakeMediterranean Stuffed Turkey ParcelsRigatoni and Turkey MeatballsRed Thai Turkey PizzaTurkey and Apricot BurgersJubilee TurkeyTurkey Conchiglie BologneseFruity Turkey KebabsTurkey stroganoff with soured creamTurkey Red Pepper BurgersTurkey, Brie and Cranberry Parcels with Winter SlawQuick turkey kievMini Turkey KievsTurkey Bubble and Squeak PattiesChilli turkey ciabattaTurkey LasagneZingy KievTurkey and Coriander Stir FryTurkey CalzoneSichuan Pepper Turkey Noodles with Wild GarlicKids' Turkey CurryTurkey FrittataTurkey, tomato and pesto open puff pastry tartTurkey Ham and Thyme PieJerk turkey pizzaLime Turkey QuesadillasSlow Cooked Turkey PieTurkey pinwheel pops and Nutella jar saladTurkey RisottoSpiced Turkey Burgers with Avocado RelishCheesy Turkey FingersThai Turkey Lettuce WrapsTurkey and sweet potato curryTomato turkey bakeTurkey and cheesey courgette meatballsTurkey CasseroleTurkey and Coconut KormaChinese Style Turkey Mince Stir FryTurkey spring rolls with cranberry dipping sauceTurkey Pan BagnatCheesy Turkey RouladeBarbecue Turkey PizzaBaked turkey and stuffing picnic balls with tomato dipping sauceLeftover Christmas dinner pizzaRoast Turkey MufalettaMoroccan Style Turkey with Ras-El-HanoutTurkey stir fryTurkey salad with honey mustard dressingTurkey picnic rollsThai Style BitesTurkey MoussakaTurkey RoastTurkey Asparagus Impossible QuicheTurkey Tortilla WrapsLeftover Turkey CurrySichuan Turkey Mapo TofuTurkey and cous cous stuffed marrowsTriple Turkey Balls LasagneTurkey and Broccoli QuicheItalian Rice with TurkeyTurkey Pasta BakeTurkey Bolognese with Fresh Basil & Mozzarella PearlsTurkey skewers with flatbread & cornWarm mexican turkey saladRosti Topped Turkey PieTurkey Parcels - Two WaysTurkey and sage lumiconiTurkey FajitasSweet and sour turkey noodlesTurkey curry shepherds pieSlow Cooker Turkey LasagneLean BBQ BurgersLemon Turkey Pappadelle PastaTurkey CurryMan-Size Turkey Caesar SaladTurkey keftedes, mint sauce and tabboulehTurkey Koftas with Cous Cous and TzatzikiTurkey and chestnut pilafTurkey Cottage PieChargrilled turkey and nectarine saladCrispy Sesame Turkey Salad with Orange Honey DressingMum's Turkey MeatballsTurkey Breast Stew with Flageolet BeansTurkey with Mushrooms and CranberryThai style turkey saladTurkey MeatballsMoroccan Turkey Steak with Fresh CorianderTurkey and Bacon LasagneTurkey KebabsTurkey and Tomato BakeTurkey pie with crushed roast potato toppingTurkey PieTurkey Stir Fry with Sticky Orange SauceOjo's easy turkey chilliTurkey SoupJerky TurkeyTurkey Ham Citrus SaladTurkey a la KingRice Crispie TurkeyTurkey and Leek Meatballs with Tomato TagliatelleTurkey and Bacon Subs with Sweetcorn RelishTurkey Spaghetti BologneseTurkey Soup with Vegetables and HerbsTurkey JubileeTurkey GoulashCaramelised turkey with chinese coleslawCouscous with Turkey and Peppadew PeppersDiced Turkey with Chorizo and ChickpeasChristmas PieMini Muffin Turkey and Red Onion Barbecue PizzaGreen Thai curry for the slow cookerLeftover turkey hoisin sauce wrapsTurkey JambalayaTurkey Thigh Joint with CiderTurkey EnchiladasTurkey WellingtonQuick and Easy Turkey MeatballsThai turkey burgersTurkey MeatloafIndian Spiced MeatballsTurkey BourguignonLemon and pesto gnocchi with turkeyTurkey PithivierLeftover Turkey and Vegetable CasseroleTurkey Kebabs with TabboulehSticky Sweet Chilli Turkey KebabsTurkey and Peppadew FrittataTurkey & mediterranean veg pastaSweet and Sour TurkeySmokey turkey pizzaTurkey Thair curryTurkey kebabs - Two waysTurkey WellingtonMexican Shredded Turkey MoleTurkey, Stuffing and Cranberry PiesTurkey and pesto french bread pizzaTurkey and Peppadew Macaroni CheeseTurkey, banana and apricot burgers

Add new comment

Choose your star rating:


CLOSE Choose your star rating

CLOSE Send this page to a friend
Your Friend's Name
Your Friend's Email
Your Name
Your email address
Article link
Your message
CLOSE Send me ingredients list
Your Name
Your email address

Welcome to

Welcome to the home of great turkey recipes. Lean on turkey gives you some
fantastic recipe ideas whether you want a quick fix weekday favourite or inspiring
meals to tempt your taste buds, it’s all here!