Chipotle Cheddar Turkey Burgers

cheddar turkey burger with sesame seed bun on board

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Chipotle Cheddar Turkey Burgers – great for grilling season or use a grill pan inside. An easy burger recipe that is loaded with flavor and super satisfying!


  • 1 lb 93% lean ground turkey
  • 2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, diced
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • ½ tsp ground onion
  • ½ tsp ground garlic
  • ¼ tsp paprika
  • ½ tsp salt & pepper
  • ⅓ cup almond meal (or ⅔ cup panko bread crumbs)
  • 4 slices Sharp Cheddar Cheese Slices
  • favorite hamburger buns 
  • 1 large tomato
  • 1 ripe medium avocado, mashed
  • 1 ear grilled corn, sliced off cob
  • handful spinach


  1. Preheat grill to medium heat, about 400ºF
  2. Prepare: In large bowl, combine ground turkey, diced chipotle peppers, spices, and almond meal (or bread crumbs). Divide mixture into 4 equal parts and gently shape into patties.
  3. Grill: Place burger patties directly on grates of preheated grill; cook on one side about 4 minutes before flipping to other side for another 4-5 minutes. Check middle for doneness, or until internal temperature reaches 165ºF.
  4. Transfer burgers to tray and place cheese slices directly on burgers to melt.
  5. Assemble burgers: Place Chipotle Cheddar Turkey Burger on favorite bun topping with sliced tomato, mashed avocado, corn and spinach. Enjoy!


Nutrition does not include bun.


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