Turkey Chili Slow Cooker Recipe – Hearty & Healthy With Kale

Turkey Chili Slow Cooker Recipe

If you are looking for a new fun way to make chili in your slow cooker, this Hearty Turkey Chili Slow Cooker Recipe will make for an easy start. With a short prep time, dinner will be ready by the time you arrive at home. Slow cooker recipes are a mama’s best friend. The day can be quite busy for stay at home mama’s, work at home mama’s and those mama’s that commute to work. Slow cooker recipes make feeding the family in a healthy and nutritional way easy. Everyone will think you were in the kitchen all day making the meal. It will be our secret :). Crock pots are a must have staple in my home!

Serves 8, Preparation Time: 10 minutes, Cook Time: 8 hours

1 lb. lean ground turkey
1 medium onion, diced
1 green bell pepper, seeded, diced
4 cloves garlic, minced
1½ Tbsp. chili powder
1½ Tbsp. cumin
2 tsp. dried oregano
2 Tbsp. tomato paste
2 cans (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, drained
1 can (15 oz.) low-sodium black beans, drained, rinsed
1 can (15 oz.) no salt added corn, drained
¾ cup low-sodium chicken broth
4 cups kale, tough stems removed, chopped

1 cup 2% plain Greek yogurt
1 cup unsalted tortilla chips, crushed


Turkey Chili Slow Cooker Recipe

Photography by Christine Pittman in partnership with Produce for Kids.


  1. Add turkey, onion, pepper, garlic, chili powder, cumin, oregano, tomato paste, tomatoes, black beans, corn, broth and kale to slow cooker, and cook on low 8 hours.
  2. Top with Greek yogurt and tortilla chips.

Suggested Sides for a Complete Meal:

  • 1 Del Monte® Fruit Naturals® Cup
  • 1 Buddy Fruits® 100% blended fruit pouch

Eating healthy can be fun and is most definitely good for you and your family. Children learn their eating habits from their parents, so be a good example and show them that fruits and veggies are an important part of ever meal they eat. To learn more about these and lots of other recipes, visit produceforkids.com. Be sure to come back and let me know what you thought of the Turkey Chili Slow Cooker Recipe. Was it easy, did your family enjoy it, did you make any variations to it?

Mama E

Multitasking mama to 3 living in Miami. Blogging about parenting, lifestyle, cooking and traveling. Covering everything from diapers to dorm rooms. Ask me anything, I've done it all.

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