Cute Asparagus and Turkey buddies are lots of fun and entice fussy eaters to eat their vegies.


Ingredients (serves 4 | makes 6 )

  • 1 pack Ingham's Extra Lean Turkey Rissoles
  • 1 bunch Mini Asparagus
  • 50g Bowtie Pasta

Method

  1. Before cooking rissoles punch holes in top and bottom (to later insert asparagus) Heat pan and cook rissoles for 10 minutes
  2. Blanch asparagus in hot water.
  3. Cook pasta till soft
  4. Trim asparagus to make legs and heads. Then assemble the buddies by inserting the asparagus. Add bowtie pasta on body.
  5. (Optional) Decorate asaparagus heads with little dobs of white chocolate to make eyes.

Notes... Decorating with little eyes is optional.

  • Just noticed the eyes they look super cool

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  • Not a fan of asparagus but they look so cute would be worth a try

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  • These are adorable! Might even get the kids eating asparagus!

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  • Looking forward to trying this on the weekend :)

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  • Ooh, very cute. I love turkey but we don’t eat it often enough.

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  • What a cute little men !
    Don’t think white chocolate for the eyes would make the best taste combination with this meal, think I would prefer to use a piece of nut or seeds for the eyes.

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  • Such a creative and cute idea, thanks.

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  • These asparagus and turkey buddies look amazing and I think they would be perfect for any occasion.

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  • What a novel idea. I love it and it’s so healthy too

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  • Oh these are so cute, I love them.

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  • Wow, the efforst some mums go to to get kids to eat food :D

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  • these are the cutest things i have seen in a long while! : )

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  • Thank you lovely Mums for all the comments. Green beans are an option too, and the little eyes help temp little ones to try eating them.

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  • hahahh so cute, my kids aren’t fans of asparagus though

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  • These look so awesome and so simple to make. Great for the kids to create themselves

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