Jeff Mauro rubs a potent Jamaican jerk spice blend on the meat before grilling. "Mango's cooling sweetness helps balance the spiciness of the jerk," he says.
- Juice from 2 limes
- 1 habanero pepper, seeded
- 1 Tbsp. fresh thyme leaves
- 1 Tbsp. grated ginger
- 1/2 tsp. allspice
- 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
- 2 cloves garlic
- 1 Tbsp. light brown sugar
- 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
- 1 pound turkey, preferably dark meat, sliced
- 1 Tbsp. butter
- 4 kaiser rolls
- 1 ripe mango, peeled, pitted, and diced
- 1/2 red onion, diced
- 4 ounces plantain chips
DirectionsTotal time: 15 minutes
Preheat grill or grill pan on medium-high heat. In a food processor fitted with the metal blade, combine lime juice, habanero, thyme, ginger, allspice, cinnamon, garlic, brown sugar, and salt and pulse until smooth. In a medium bowl, toss sliced turkey with spice paste to coat. Grill turkey until marks appear, about 4 minutes each side. Butter kaiser rolls and grill until toasted. Place grilled turkey on bun bottoms and add mango, red onion, plantain chips, and bun tops and serve.
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Printed from Oprah.com on Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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