• Making Mayo Recipes: Turkey breast burgers for two

Try this tasty meatloaf-style burger mixture this weekend! If your mix is too wet, add up to 1/4 cup of panko bread crumbs.

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  1. 1/2 pound ground turkey breast
  2. 1/2 cup chopped onion
  3. 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
  4. 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  5. 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  6. 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  7. 1/2 teaspoon salt
  8. 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  9. 1 egg
  10. 2 whole-grain buns


Heat the grill or a skillet to medium heat. In a medium bowl, mix the turkey breast, onion, cilantro, garlic powder, onion powder, cumin, salt, pepper and egg. Form the mixture into 2 4-ounce patties.

Spray the cooking surface with cooking spray and place the patties on top. Cook for approximately 5 minutes on each side until the patties reach an internal temperature of 160 F. Remove from heat and allow them to rest until reaching 165 F. Serve on whole-grain buns.

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