Creamy Turkey and Tarragon Tagliatelle

Try these delicious Creamy Turkey and Tarragon Tagliatelle. A turkey family recipe created by Gail Emms

  • Serves: 4
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Cook the tagliatelle in a large pan of boiling water, according to the pack instructions, drain and set aside.

Heat the oil, in a large sauté pan and fry the onion and garlic for 2-3 mins.

Add the diced turkey breast, and cook until browned on all sides.

Stir in the mushrooms, and cook for a further minute or two, then add the soft cheese, lemon juice and zest, milk and seasoning.

Stir to combine then warm the sauce but do not let it boil.

Add the tarragon and stir well before serving with the cooked pasta.


  • 300g tagliatelle
  • 2tbsp olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 2 British turkey breast fillets, diced (approx. 500g)
  • 150g mushrooms, sliced
  • 200g soft cream cheese
  • Juice and zest of 1 lemon
  • 3-4 tbsp milk
  • Salt and black pepper
  • 2 tbsp tarragon, chopped (or 1 tbsp dried)
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Nutritional values per portion

Energy 586Kcals
Protein 44g
Total Fat 20g
Saturated Fat 8.3g
Carbs 61g
Sugars 6.8g
Salt 0.7g
Fibre 3.2g