Mexican Haystacks



This was one of the best dishes I have made in a long time! My husband doesn’t like cilantro so he wasn’t a fan of it, but I had to force myself to stop eating! Such a great combination of flavors & textures.

Original recipe from

Recipe makes 6 servings
1 serving = 9 weight watchers points+
= 8 weight watchers smart points

Ingredients –
2 1/2 cups cooked brown rice
1 bunch cilantro roughly chopped
1 tbsp olive oil
1 yellow onion diced
1 lb lean ground turkey
2 cups salsa
1 avocado peeled, pitted, & chopped
1 mango peeled, pitted, & chopped


Once your rice is cooked stir in chopped cilantro & set aside.


Saute your diced onion in 1 tbsp olive oil. Once onion is softened add ground turkey & cook thoroughly. Stir in salsa & bring to a boil. Stir & remove from heat.


Stack your rice, meat, avocado, & mango. I just eyed the portions…& then went back for more!

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