Turkey Scaloppini with Florida Orange-Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce

IngredientsPoultry, Vegetables, Beans, Fruits
Day PartDinner
Cuisine TypeAmerican
Turkey Scaloppini with Florida Orange-Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce

Bring the wine country to your kitchen with the rustic elegance of this turkey entrée featuring zucchini, red grapes and fava beans, drizzled in a Florida orange juice and cabernet sauvignon sauce.


12 (2-ounce) turkey breast cutlets
Salt to taste
Pepper to taste
2 cups flour
5 tablespoons olive oil, divided
1 tablespoon garlic, thinly sliced
3 cups yellow zucchini, cut into ½-inch slices*
1 ½ cups fava beans, blanched, skins removed**
1 cup red grapes, whole
3 tablespoons basil, fresh, chopped
½ cup Florida orange juice, divided
½ cup Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
1 tablespoon butter

*Green zucchini or yellow summer squash can be substituted.
**Fresh peas can be substituted.


Place large piece of plastic wrap on counter. Lay out turkey breast cutlets with space between each of them; cover with second piece of plastic wrap. Use mallet to pound cutlets to ¼-inch thickness. Season cutlets with salt and pepper; dredge in flour and shake off any excess. Reserve cutlets.

Heat medium skillet over medium heat. Add 1 tablespoon olive oil and garlic; cook until garlic begins to brown lightly. Add zucchini; sauté for 4 to 5 minutes over medium heat, or until tender. Add fava beans, grapes and basil. Stir in 2 tablespoons orange juice;  remove from heat. Reserve and keep warm.

Heat large skillet over medium-high heat. Add 2 tablespoons olive oil to pan and heat until shimmering. Add 6 turkey cutlets to pan; brown on both sides. Repeat process with remaining cutlets or use 2 skillets. Remove cutlets from pan; reserve and keep warm.

Add wine to skillet used to cook turkey cutlets; cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Add remaining 2 tablespoons orange juice; simmer until reduced to one-half the original volume. Add butter; swirl pan until butter is melted and incorporated into sauce. Return cutlets to skillet with sauce; heat over low heat for 2 to 3 minutes.

To serve, place spoonful of vegetable mixture in center of serving plate. Place 2 scaloppini on top; spoon Florida Orange–Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Sauceon top.

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