Amy's Delicious Turkey Burgers - A Healthy and Flavorful Twist on a Classic Dish

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Amy's Delicious Turkey Burgers - A Healthy and Flavorful Twist on a Classic Dish
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Total Time:
35mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on October 31, 2023

These homemade turkey burgers are a flavorful and healthy alternative to traditional beef burgers. Made with lean ground turkey, fresh herbs, and spices, these burgers are juicy, tender, and bursting with savory flavors. Whether you're grilling in the backyard or cooking in the kitchen, these turkey burgers are sure to impress your family and friends. Serve them on a toasted bun with your favorite toppings and condiments for a delicious meal that everyone will love.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound lean ground turkey
  • 1/4 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 burger buns
  • Lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and condiments for serving

Directions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine the ground turkey, breadcrumbs, onion, parsley, garlic, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and black pepper. Mix well until all the ingredients are evenly incorporated.
  2. Divide the mixture into 4 equal portions and shape them into burger patties.
  3. Preheat a grill or skillet over medium heat. Lightly grease the cooking surface to prevent sticking.
  4. Place the turkey burgers on the preheated grill or skillet. Allow them to cook for 4-5 minutes on each side, or until they reach an internal temperature of 165°F.
  5. While the burgers are cooking, toast the burger buns on the grill or in a toaster.
  6. Once the turkey burgers are cooked, transfer them to a plate and let them rest for a few minutes.
  7. Assemble the burgers by placing a turkey patty on the bottom half of each bun. Top with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and your favorite condiments. Place the top half of the bun on top.
  8. Serve the delicious turkey burgers hot and enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Turkey burgers are a great alternative for individuals who are looking to reduce their red meat consumption.
  • Ground turkey is a lean source of protein and contains less fat than ground beef.
  • Adding breadcrumbs and chopped vegetables to the turkey mixture helps to keep the burgers moist and flavorful.
  • Grilling the burgers imparts a smoky flavor, but you can also cook them in a skillet or bake them in the oven.
  • Feel free to customize your turkey burgers with your preferred toppings and condiments to make them even more delicious.