Spicy Asian Turkey Salad


2 c soy sauce

1 c sesame oil

1/2 c fresh ginger, peeled and chopped

1/2 c fresh garlic, peeled and chopped


1/2 Gallon mayonnaise

1/2 c soy sauce

1/2 c sesame oil

2 c chopped scallions

2 c peeled and shredded carrots

1/4 c chopped onion

Salt and freshly ground black pepper To Taste

2 c English walnuts, toasted and chopped

Crisp lettuce leaves As needed

Fresh orange sections for garnish As needed




Combine 2 cups soy sauce, 1 cup sesame oil, ginger and 1/2 cup garlic in large stockpot. Add turkey breast and just cover turkey with cold water. Heat over medium-high heat and bring to a boil. Skim foam.

Immediately reduce heat, cover and simmer until turkey is cooked fully.

Drain and place covered turkey in refrigerate until cool.

Remove skin and bones. Dice turkey in 1/2-inch cubes.

Cover and return to refrigerator.


Combine mayonnaise, 1/2 cup soy sauce, 1/2 cup sesame oil, scallions, carrots, salt and pepper in large mixing bowl.

Gently add mayonnaise mixture and cold turkey. Blend in toasted walnuts.

Cover and chill. Serve on chilled dinner plates atop crisp lettuce leaves with orange sections as garnish.