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Turkey Souvlaki with Garlic-Yogurt Sauce

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 5 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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1 tablespoon olive oil

4 reserved turkey burgers

1 teaspoon allspice

1 teaspoon ground cumin

1 teaspoon dried oregano

1 cup lowfat plain yogurt

1/4 cup grated cucumber

1 teaspoon garlic powder

8 pieces lettuce

8 pita pockets (preferably the "pillowy" pockets that are slightly thicker than traditional pita pockets)


  1. Heat large skillet over medium heat and add 1 tablespoon of oil. Break turkey burgers up into small pieces and add pieces to skillet. Add allspice, cumin, and oregano and mix well. Cook 5 minutes to heat through, stirring frequently.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine yogurt, cucumber and garlic powder. Mix well.
  3. Place a piece of lettuce in the bottom of the pita pocket. Spoon turkey mixture onto lettuce in pita pockets and top with yogurt mixture.