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Fourth of July Eatery Series: Spicy Turkey Burgers

Originally posted on Girl Meets Soul:
Continuing the Fourth of July Eatery Series–in true patriotic fashion–we’re taking it to the grill.  We’re putting a spicy twist on the good ole’ burger with this easy to make recipe. 😀 What You’ll Need: 1 pound ground turkey ¼ cup seeded, chopped banana peppers ½ cup crumbled goat cheese ¼ tsp season salt ¼ tsp cayenne pepper ½ tsp black pepper 1 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped 1 avocado – peeled, pitted, and diced 1 onion, diced 1 tomato, diced 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped ¼ cup lime juice 1/8 tsp salt How to Make: Preheat grill for high heat. In a bowl, mix the turkey, peppers, and goat cheese. Season with season salt, cayenne pepper and ¼ tsp black pepper. Form the mixture into 4 or 5 patties.  Cook patties until no longer pink, about 8-10 minutes on each side (internal temperature should be 180 degrees F).   In a bowl, toss cilantro with avocado, onion, tomato, jalapeno peppers, lime juice, salt, and black pepper to make an avocado…

Fourth of July Eatery Series: Spicy Turkey Burgers

Continuing the Fourth of July Eatery Series–in true patriotic fashion–we’re taking it to the grill.  We’re putting a spicy twist on the good ole’ burger with this easy to make recipe. 😀 What You’ll Need: 1 pound ground turkey ¼ cup seeded, chopped banana peppers ½ cup crumbled goat cheese ¼ tsp season salt ¼ tsp cayenne pepper ½ tsp black pepper 1 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped 1 avocado – peeled, pitted, and diced 1 onion, diced 1 tomato, diced 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped ¼ cup lime juice 1/8 tsp salt How to Make: Preheat grill for high heat. In a bowl, mix the turkey, peppers, and goat cheese. Season with season salt, cayenne pepper and ¼ tsp black pepper. Form the mixture into 4 or 5 patties.  Cook patties until no longer pink, about 8-10 minutes on each side (internal temperature should be 180 degrees F).   In a bowl, toss cilantro with avocado, onion, tomato, jalapeno peppers, lime juice, salt, and black pepper to make an avocado salsa mix.   Serve the burgers …

Fourth of July Eatery Series: Rosemary Chicken Skewers

The sides of the Fourth of July Eatery Series are coming along nicely.  This is a modification on a recipe a friend gave me and, believe it or not, the modifications actually took the calorie count down!  Though high in calories, this side dish is just too good to pass up!  The recipe makes 8 skewers at approx. 347 calories/skewer. What You’ll Need:  ½ cup olive oil ½ cup ranch dressing 3 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 tbsp minced fresh rosemary ½ tsp salt 1 tsp lemon juice 1 tsp white wine vinegar ¼ tsp ground black pepper 1 tbsp brown sugar (optional) 5 skinless, boneless chicken breasts – cut into 1 inch cubes 2 large red onions, cut into 1-inch pieces 6 slices turkey bacon 6 bamboo skewers, soaked in water for 2 hours How to Make: In a medium bowl, whisk together the olive oil, ranch dressing, Worcestershire sauce, rosemary, salt, lemon juice, white wine vinegar, pepper, and sugar. Let stand for 5 minutes. Place chicken in the bowl, and stir to coat with the marinade. Pour …