The rice for this soup needs to be cooked before it's added. You can use a microwavable pouch of long grain rice to cut your cooking time.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Credit: Jacob Fox

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15 mins
4 hrs 30 mins
4 hrs 45 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Lightly coat a 4- to 5-qt. slow cooker with cooking spray. Place turkey in prepared cooker.

  • In a small bowl combine onion, ginger, the allspice, cumin, 1/2 tsp. of the pepper, 1/4 tsp. of the salt, the garlic salt, and thyme. Pour over turkey; stir to coat. Add sweet potatoes, broth, and coconut milk.

  • Cover and cook on low 4 1/2 hours, stirring in rice, beans, and remaining 1/4 tsp. salt and 1/4 tsp. pepper the last 10 minutes of cooking.

  • Stir in cilantro and lime juice.

*Rice-Making Tip

Combine 1 cup long grain rice and 2 cups water in a saucepan. Bring to boiling; reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, 15 minutes. Remove from heat and let stand 5 minutes before using.

Nutrition Facts

302 calories; fat 6g; cholesterol 45mg; saturated fat 4g; carbohydrates 36g; mono fat 1g; poly fat 1g; insoluble fiber 4g; sugars 4g; protein 25g; vitamin a 10104.9IU; vitamin c 4.2mg; thiamin 0.2mg; riboflavin 0.2mg; niacin equivalents 10.2mg; vitamin b6 0.9mg; folate 41.3mcg; vitamin b12 1.2mcg; sodium 673mg; potassium 726mg; calcium 63mg; iron 2.6mg.