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Greek Turkey Pita Burgers

Grilled turkey patties in pita bread, filled with kalamata olives, artichoke hearts and feta cheese
Course Burger
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword grilled turkey burger, mediterreanean style burger, pita burger
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 burgers
Calories 226kcal
Author Plating Pixels

Ingredients

  • 4 patties lean ground turkey about 4-ounces each
  • 1 large lemon
  • 2 teaspoons cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 4 pita halves
  • 1 jat roasted red bell peppers drained
  • 1 Handful baby spinach leaves
  • ½ cup drained oil packed artichoke hearts
  • ¼ cup kalamata olives
  • ¼ cup feta cheese
  • tzatziki sauce recipe as garnish

Instructions

  • Preheat grill or griddle skillet to medium-high heat. Lightly grease and add turkey burger patties. Squeeze a bit of lemon juice over each, then sprinkle with cumin, salt and pepper. Cook 3-4 minutes, until bottom is browned. Rotate and cook 3-5 minutes more until cooked through to an internal temperature of 165 F. Remove from heat.
  • Place cooked patties into each pita half (toasted if desired). Fill with desired amount of remaining ingredients to create burgers. Garnish with optional tzatziki sauce recipe here.

Nutrition

Calories: 226kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 1224mg | Potassium: 126mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 1040IU | Vitamin C: 7.3mg | Calcium: 121mg | Iron: 1.9mg