FOOD

Buffalo Turkey Burger

Buffalo wings are great and all, but they're better as a turkey burger stuffed with warm blue cheese.

FOOD

Buffalo Turkey Burger

Buffalo wings are great and all, but they're better as a turkey burger stuffed with warm blue cheese.

Ingredients

Buffalo Turkey Burger

  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 1/2 cup panko breadcrumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup Frank's RedHot sauce
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 4, 1/2-inch pieces of blue cheese
  • 4 brioche buns
  • Hot sauce for drizzling

Slaw

  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon
  • 2 celery stalks, shaved
  • 2 carrots, shaved
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Steps

Buffalo Turkey Burger

  1. Mix the ground turkey, breadcrumbs, egg, butter, hot sauce and Worcestershire. Form into 4 balls.
  2. Make a well in the center of each ball and fill with a piece of blue cheese. Press into a patty.
  3. Heat a cast-iron skillet or grill pan and cook about 6-7 minutes per side.
  4. To serve, place a burger in each bun, top with some slaw and drizzle with hot sauce if desired.

Slaw

  1. Whisk together the vinegar, Dijon and sugar. Add the celery and carrots, and stir to combine.