Ok, I found The Secret Ingredient For Super Moist Baked Turkey Burgers. A super healthy ingredient that will take your burgers to the next level. You don’t have to fry your turkey burgers anymore! Enjoy them moist and juicy out of the oven with this clever cooking hack.
The Secret Ingredient For Super Moist Baked Turkey Burgers
Let me start by saying I was not a big fan or ground turkey. Not until I tried this recipe. The reason? Ground turkey always comes out dry in many of the recipes I have tried in the past, including burgers. But not anymore with a great tip from a good friend. This time, my turkey burgers came out of the oven super extra moist and tasting delicious.
Now let me now tell you what is the secret ingredient. It is really one simple, fresh, healthy and delicious ingredient: Grated Carrot!
Yes, just a couple of small grated carrots added to the ground turkey and the miracle happens. Carrots will naturally give the ground turkey some moisture. Get your fresh ground turkey, add the secret ingredient, some salt and pepper to taste, and you are so ready to enjoy super juicy burgers.
My kids love burgers, and this recipe was a total success. Baked but moist turkey burgers right out of your oven. You will be so happy your tried this easy cooking hack.
The real secret is to grate the carrots yourself. Fresh carrots are naturally juicy. Don’t worry, it will not take a long time at all. I used a simple grater, and in just a few minutes, I had my turkey burgers ready to go in the oven.
Turkey Burgers In Oven That Come Out Super Moist With A Simple Hack
If you have picky eaters at home, or someone who does not like carrots, you can tell them the shredded carrots are actually shredded cheese. Really, they will fall for it. The reason why I know is my 6 year old son asked me: Mom, is this cheese inside the burger? And I immediately said off course! What else can that be? It’s cheddar cheese. Pretty clever idea for picky kids…..I think.
So here you go. A super easy and mess-free meal idea. It takes less than 30 minutes to make and you will fall in love with the taste of this delicious turkey burgers. Super moist and soft coming out of your oven. You can also serve them with your favorite side dishes. I really enjoy them with my Brussels Sprouts With Crispy Pancetta and my Baked Sweet Potato Fries recipes.
If you are also interested in other baked burger recipes, please see my Oven Baked Burgers With Sprouted Lentils. My recipes are very easy to make and I like to use fresh and high quality ingredients. Burgers made at home are way better than store-bought options. Remember that homemade food is always the best kind.Print
A delicious recipe for making super moist baked turkey burgers using one secret ingredient.
- 1 pound ground turkey
- 2 small/medium carrots (grated)
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
- In a big bowl, mix the ground turkey with the grated carrots and add some salt and pepper. You can also add other spices like oregano, garlic, or onion powder. It is really up to you and your personal taste.
- Make little round burgers with your hands and place them on a baking sheet on top of parchment paper. You should add a little bit of olive oil to the parchment paper before (about 1 teaspoon).
- Bake for 20 minutes, turning the burgers once at about 10 minutes.
- Serving Size: 1
- Calories: 156
- Sugar: 1 g
- Sodium: 480 mg
- Fat: 8.3 g
- Saturated Fat: 1.4 g
- Carbohydrates: 2 g
- Protein: 20.9 g
- Cholesterol: 77 mg
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