Enjoy the flavors of a classic burger with a healthier twist using this seasoned turkey burger recipe. These burgers are juicy, flavorful, and packed with protein. With the perfect blend of spices and seasonings, you won't miss the beef in these delicious turkey burgers. They are quick and easy to make, perfect for a weeknight dinner or a backyard BBQ. Serve them on a bun with your favorite toppings, or enjoy them on a bed of greens for a low-carb option.
- 1 pound ground turkey
- 1/4 cup breadcrumbs
- 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
- 1/4 cup finely chopped bell pepper
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)
- 4 burger buns
- Toppings of your choice: lettuce, tomato, onion, cheese, etc.
- In a large mixing bowl, combine the ground turkey, breadcrumbs, onion, bell pepper, garlic, Worcestershire sauce, oregano, basil, salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper (if using). Mix well until all the ingredients are evenly incorporated.
- Divide the mixture into 4 equal portions and shape each into a patty, about 1/2-inch thick.
- Preheat your grill or grill pan over medium heat. Lightly oil the grates to prevent sticking.
- Place the turkey burgers onto the preheated grill. Cook for 5-6 minutes per side, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C).
- While the burgers are cooking, lightly toast the burger buns on the grill for about 1-2 minutes.
- Once the burgers are cooked through, remove them from the grill and let them rest for a couple of minutes.
- Assemble the burgers by placing each patty on a toasted bun. Add your desired toppings, such as lettuce, tomato, onion, and cheese.
- Serve the seasoned turkey burgers immediately and enjoy!
Turkey burgers are a healthier alternative to beef burgers, as they are lower in fat and calories.
Ground turkey is a great source of lean protein, making these burgers a nutritious choice.
The addition of breadcrumbs and vegetables helps keep the turkey burgers moist and adds flavor.
Feel free to customize your turkey burgers with your favorite seasonings and spices.
You can also make these turkey burgers indoors using a grill pan or skillet.