Italian Turkey Burger

Italian Turkey Burger

Italian Turkey Burger

This Italian turkey burger served with the Fresh Express® Twisted Pesto Caesar Chopped Salad Kit® will become a family favorite.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 14 minutes
Total Time 29 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4


  • 2 (9.5-ounce) packages Fresh Express® Twisted Pesto Caesar Chopped Salad Kits®
  • 1/2 cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh basil
  • 3 tablespoons chopped onion
  • 3 tablespoons chopped red bell pepper
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons ketchup
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 (16-ounce) package lean ground turkey
  • 4 slices provolone cheese
  • 8 slices Italian bread
  • 4 slices tomato


  • Mix the bread crumbs, basil, onion, red pepper, parsley, Worcestershire sauce, ketchup, salt, and pepper in a bowl. Crumble turkey over the mixture; mix until combined. Shape into four patties. Place in the freezer for 20 minutes.
  • Heat an outdoor or indoor grill to medium-high; oil the grill grate. Grill the turkey burgers for six minutes a side or until the internal temperature reaches 160°F. Add provolone cheese; cook, covered, for 2 minutes or until the cheese melts.
  • Grill the Italian bread.
  • Place the lettuce from the Fresh Express® Twisted Pesto Caesar Chopped Salad Kits® into a large bowl; toss with the salad dressings, reserving half of a packet. Add the toppings; toss to combine.
  • Layer the bottom of the grilled Italian bread with some of the Twisted Pesto Caesar Chopped Salad and a slice of tomato. Top with the turkey burger; drizzle with some of the reserved pesto dressing; top with Italian bread. Serve with additional salad on the side.
Made with
Twisted Pesto Caesar Chopped Salad Kit

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