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Grilled Greek Style Turkey Burger

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Bring a difference to your regular burger, with the help of these Greek Style Turkey Burger. It is just an ideal food when you are spending a long weekend with your best friends. You can also prepare the burgers in advance and serve it as and when required.
Ingredients
  Extra lean ground turkey 1 Pound
  Garlic powder 1 Tablespoon
  Dried oregano 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Fresh ground pepper To Taste
  Plain non-fat yogurt 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Roasted pepper 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), jarred, chopped
  Calamari olive 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped
  Feta cheese 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), crumbled
  Butter lettuce 3
Directions

MAKING
1. In a large bowl, add the turkey.
2. Add garlic powder, oregano, 1/2 teaspoon salt, fresh ground pepper and yogurt to the meat. Mix it well using your hands.
3. Add roasted peppers, olives and fresh crumbled feta cheese.
4. Mix it well gently using your hands.
5. Flatten the meat at the bottom of the bowl and make four sections with your fingers.
6. Form each section into a burger patty.
7. Preheat the grill at medium high and spray it with a cooking spray.
8. Place the burgers on the grill and cover the grill lid. Grill the burgers for a total of 5-6 minutes. If using outdoor grill, then you should cook the burgers for 5-6 minutes on each side.

SERVING
9. On a serving plate, place 2-3 butter leaves.
10. Place one burger on top of the lettuce.
11. Add a dollop of fresh Tzatziki and wrap the lettuce all over. Your Grilled Greek Style Turkey Burger is ready to eat.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Channel: 
DiabeticLiving
Cuisine: 
Greek
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4
If you are planning to spend a long weekend with your friends and you are yet to decide on the food, then this grilled turkey burger is one of the best choices. Take your time to prepare the burgers in advance and serve it warm when your friends are around. You can put these burgers inside buns or place on a nice looking butter lettuce cup - the choice is yours!

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Anonymous's picture
What is the recipe for the sauce use in the Greek Stlye Turkey Burgers