Turkey Bacon Double Cheese Burgers with Fire Roasted Tomato Sauce

Total Time:
45 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
30 min

Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients
  • Extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling plus 1 tablespoon
  • 8 slices turkey bacon
  • 2 1/2 pounds ground turkey breast
  • 2 green onions, finely chopped
  • A handful cilantro, leaves finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon chipotle chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked sweet paprika
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons zest and the juice of 2 limes
  • 1 red onion, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 (15-ounce) can fire-roasted diced tomatoes, lightly drained
  • 2 rounded tablespoon grainy mustard
  • 8 slices pepper jack cheese, from the deli counter
  • 4 large sandwich size English muffins, lightly toasted
Directions
Watch how to make this recipe.
  • Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium to medium-high heat and add the turkey bacon. Cook until crisp, 3 minutes on each side, remove to plate.

  • While the bacon cooks, combine the turkey breast, green onions, cilantro, chipotle, paprika, salt and pepper, lime zest and juice. Mix the turkey breast with seasonings and form 4 sections, from each, 2 patties. Place the first 4 patties in the pan; cook 3 to 4 minutes on each side. Remove from the skillet and place onto a plate and loosely cover with foil to keep warm

  • While the first batch of burgers cook heat 1 tablespoon oil in a sauce pot over medium-high heat. Add onions and soften 3 to 4 minutes, season with salt and pepper and then add Worcestershire, brown sugar, tomatoes, and mustard. Let the sauce cook on low.

  • Add the second batch of burgers to the skillet and cook 3 to 4 minutes on each side. Top with a slice of cheese and 2 pieces bacon. Tent skillet with foil and cook on low to moderate heat to melt cheese, about 1 minute.

  • Place burgers on muffin bottoms. Top with bacon double cheese burgers, fire roasted tomato sauce and English muffin top.


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