Bye Bye Basic Turkey Burgers

Finding creative ways to add flare and flavor to your everyday Turkey Burgers can be daunting. But simple flavorful ingredients can not only add flavor but enhance nutrients and bring textures to what we once called, the boring and just plain basic turkey burger. #byebasicburgers

I serve these on Toasty Wheat Buns and my Cannellini Bean Hash

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Goat Cheese Turkey Burger with Spicy Chunky Avocado Mayo

Ingredients: 

  • 1lb ground turkey
  • 3 tbs of goat cheese
  • 1 handful of chopped parsley
  • 2 pinches of chopped sage
  • half of a jalapeno (optional)
  • few cloves of garlic
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup of cous cous

Make it:

  • Combine ground turkey, egg, herbs, jalapeno, garlic – mix with hands
  • Add goat cheese and combine
  • Use the cous cous as your binder, add more or less depending on preference.
  • Pan fry until cooked through and spread a little extra goat cheese on top

Spicy Chunky Avocado Mayo

Ingredients: 

  • 1 Avocado
  • 1/2 Lemon
  • 1/2 Jalapeno with seeds
  • 1 1/2 tsps of Paprika
  • 1 table spoon of Just Mayo
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Make it:

  • Blend all ingredients together. I leave it chunky for a texture contrast
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