Grilled Plum-Glazed Turkey Tenderloins

Plum jam is the flavor secret for the sweetest grilled turkey.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 10 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
cup plum jam
1/4
cup dry sherry or Progresso™ chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
2
tablespoons olive or vegetable oil
2
teaspoons chopped fresh rosemary leaves
1 1/2
teaspoons garlic salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
1
medium onion, finely chopped (1/2 cup)
2
lb turkey breast tenderloins (about 6 tenderloins)

  • 1 In small bowl, mix all ingredients except turkey. In shallow glass dish, place turkey. Pour half of the plum mixture over turkey; turn turkey to coat. Cover dish; refrigerate 30 minutes, turning once. Reserve remaining half of plum mixture to serve with turkey.
  • 2 Heat gas or charcoal grill for indirect-heat cooking. Remove turkey from marinade; reserve marinade for basting.
  • 3 Place turkey on grill for indirect cooking. Cover grill; cook over medium-high heat 25 to 30 minutes, turning and brushing occasionally with reserved marinade, until juice of turkey is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F). Discard any remaining marinade. Heat reserved plum mixture. Serve with sliced turkey.

Expert Tips

If turkey tenderloins are not available, use half of a boneless, skinless turkey breast.

Prepare the plum mixture ahead; cover and refrigerate up to one day.

If plum jam is not available, try your favorite fruit jam.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
280
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4g
4%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
100mg
100%;
Sodium
230mg
230%;
Total Carbohydrate
24g
24%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
17g
17%
),
Protein
35g
35%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
4%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 5 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.