Blue Cheese Mesquite Turkey Burger with Caramelized Onions

Summertime means grilling and burgers! And lately I have been craving a really good burger – in this case, a Blue Cheese Burger with Caramelized Onions. I love taking a traditional summer food and getting creative with different flavors and toppings.

Blue Cheese Mesquite Turkey Burger with Caramelized Onions

For this Blue Cheese Mesquite Burger with Caramelized Onions I decided to go with ground turkey. Besides experimenting with different flavors and toppings for burgers, I like to use different meats – like this ground turkey.

Between the moist turkey meat, blue cheese crumbles, and mesquite barbecue sauce, this burger is packed with a powerful punch of flavor and is perfect for any barbecue.

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Blue Cheese Mesquite Turkey Burger with Caramelized Onions

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Blue Cheese Mesquite Turkey Burger with Caramelized Onions

Blue Cheese Mesquite Turkey Burger with Caramelized Onions

Yield: 4 burgers
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes

For this Blue Cheese Mesquite Burger with Caramelized Onions I decided to go with ground turkey. Besides experimenting with different flavors and toppings for burgers, I like to use different meats - like this ground turkey.

Between the moist turkey meat, blue cheese crumbles, and mesquite barbecue sauce, this burger is packed with a powerful punch of flavor and is perfect for any barbecue.

Ingredients

For the Burgers

  • 1 lb. ground turkey
  • 1 ounces blue cheese, crumbles
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 Tablespoon Worcester shire Sauce
  • 1 Tablespoon Mesquite BBQ Sauce

For the Onions

  • 1 red onion, halved and sliced thin
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Other Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup Mesquite BBQ Sauce
  • Lettuce Leaves
  • Cracked Wheat Kaiser Rolls

Instructions

For the Burgers

  1. Combine ground turkey, blue cheese, garlic, salt, black pepper, Worcestershire Sauce, and BBQ sauce.
  2. Mix well.
  3. Form into four patties.
  4. Grill or cook stove top in a pan until cooked through.

For the Onions

  1. Meanwhile, heat the olive oil over medium high heat. Add the onions and cook until soft and caramelized, stirring periodically.

Assembly

  1. To assemble: place the lettuce, then burger, then onions, and top with more sauce (if desired) on the bun. Add the top bun.

Notes

Feel free to substitute ground beef for the ground turkey if you prefer!

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 4 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 546 Total Fat: 27g Trans Fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 40g Fiber: 2g Sugar: 15g Protein: 36g
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