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Making zesty salsa burgers at Meijer

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Zesty Salsa Burgers

This recipe is a zesty new twist on the traditional hamburger with spicy tomatoes cooked right in the burger.

Serves 4


  • Meijer vegetable spray
  • 1 can (10oz) Ro-Tel Original Diced Tomatoes and Green Chilies, drained
  • 1 pound lean ground turkey
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/8 tsp. ground black pepper
  • 4 slices Sargento Reduced Fat Pepper Jack Cheese
  • 4 Brownberry 100% Whole Wheat Sandwich Thins
  • 4 Tbsp. Sabra Classic Guacamole


  1. Spray grate of outdoor grill with grilling spray. Preheat grill to medium heat according to manufacturer’s directions. Meanwhile, set aside 1/3 cup drained tomatoes. Mix together beef, remaining drained tomatoes, salt and pepper in medium bowl. Shape into 4 patties about 1/2-inch thick.
  2. Grill patties 10 minutes or until cooked through (160 degrees F), turning once. Top each patty with 1 slice of cheese; melt slightly.
  3. Place patties on bottom halves of buns. Top each patty with 1 Tablespoon Guacamole and a generous tablespoon of reserved tomatoes. Close with tops of buns. Serve immediately.

Calories: 405; Fat: 18g; Carbohydrate: 28g; Fiber: 8g; Protein: 33g

Serve with frozen sweet potato fries and coleslaw

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